Sewing

Our sweet contributor Ana from The Lost Apron is sharing today: This Easy DIY Activity Tote is perfect for children to have some activity essentials on-the-go.  This is a project that your children can learn about designing and learn to sew for themselves.  The strap can be worn on the shoulder or as a cross-body bag. […]

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Today our sweet contributor Ana from The Lost Apron is sharing: How to Cut Fabric Without a Rotary Cutter The easiest way to cut fabric in a straight line is with a rotary cutter.  No question!    But, I do not recommend children using a rotary cutter.  Also, if you are new to the sewing scene, […]

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Today we have a post from our sweet contributor, Ana, from The Lost Apron:   Learn to Sew Drawstring Pouch is a child tutorial beginner project. This is part of a series in Teaching Children to Sew.  This is a way to teach your child to sew (even if you don’t know how.) There are instructions […]

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Today we have a post from our sweet contributor, Ana, from The Lost Apron: How to Repair a Hole.  Sometimes your polo shirt or t-shirt gets an annoying little hole.  It doesn’t look that bad at first, then it begins to grow and be more noticeable.  Then you may even stop wearing it because you […]

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Today we have a post by our sweet contributor Ana of The Lost Apron. Sometimes you are given a t-shirt that you are supposed to wear to school.  These can be for clubs, sports or spirit wear.  T-shirts can be boring.  Next time try restyling it into a cute top.  This t-shirt started as a size large […]

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  There are many mothers out there who want to teach their daughters how to be more responsible and better prepared them in the area of homemaking. One of those ways that we can teach them is by helping them learn how to be more frugal with money. This is one area that will help […]

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Today our sweet contributor Ana from The Lost Apron is sharing: This Easy DIY Fabric Pumpkin is very simple to make. You can make it in a variety of different fabrics and sizes to enhance your fall decor.  You may use a  cotton (batik Houndstooth  shown) or try using heavier fabrics like a twill or […]

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When my kids were little I taught them at a young age to learn to sew. They all started out simple learning how to darn a sock. As they improved they moved onto bigger things and it was so exciting to teach them about the world of sewing. I had much more time to do […]

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