Friday Freebies – Mug Rugs

What is a mug rug? it’s bigger than a coaster but smaller than a placemat. They are awesome for using up all the tiny scraps you have too!I love making them for myself and for gifts!   This is my TFIOS Mug Rug. I love the book and movie so much! I’ve been thinking about making a short tutorial! There are endless design ideas and i hope you get some inspiration by the below free sewing tutorials and patterns. Mug Rug of Scraps – Sew We Quilt Moustache Mug Rug  – Sew Fantastic Tuesday Mug Rug – Sew Happy Geek Scrappy Colour […]

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Freebie Friday – Easter!

My kids have gone Easter mad! It’s everyday! Whens Easter?, Is the easter bunny magic? Can i get the pokemon egg? Oh it never ends! It’s also school holidays so it’s just crazy in general! So here are awesome free sewing tutorials to make some non chocolate Easter items. Fluffy Skirt – We all sew Easter pot holder –  Miss Mary Sews Fabric  Basket – Moda bakeshop Fabric Eggs! –  Sew Mccool Bunny Treat bags – Sew can she Scrap Fabric bunny – 733 Blog No Sew Bow tie! – The Arnett’s, so cute! I would love to see your creations! share with me on […]

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Friday Freebie – Sew a Pouch!

How awesome are pouches! I love sewing them! Endless possibilities, make up pouches, pencil cases, handbag organisers These are so pretty! Below are some of my favourite free tutorials to make pouches! Boxy Pouch – Pinkxstitches Triangle Pouch  – A Spoonful of Sugar Designs Open wide zippered pouch – Noodle Head – Made it and loved it as a pouch for my handbag! Paper pieced pencil case – Lorelei Jayne (Me) Snappy coin pouches  – Sew Can She, these look fantastic reuse old measuring tapes! Bunny Pouch – Listen to the Birds Sng Scrappy Fabric Strip Zipper Pouch – Sew Delicious Circle zip earbud pouch– […]

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Friday Freebies – Valentines day crafts

Do you feel the love! all you have to do to find a heart template online is type valentines into pinterest! There are endless possibilities for love hearts! Never ending red and pink, love it! I especially love all the mug rugs! Check out these free tutorials, printables and patterns!   Valentines day heart zipper – Craftbits.com Valentines starwars printable – Tips from a typical mom blog Crochet hearts! – Maybe Matilda Bursting heart pillow Blue Susan Makes   Valentine fabric envelopes Craft-o-maniac Valentines frock with gathered neckline – Very Homemade I love you because husbands gift – Super Savings Blog Crepe paper flowers – Creatively Southern […]

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Easy Kid Pockets for T-shirts – Scrap Busting!

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Plain t-shirts are so inexpensive but so boring. As my boys get older they don’t always want an appliqué on their shirt. Also for some reason they just love pockets! I had a few t-shirts to jazz up and i love the look of  different fabric pockets. The reason i like doing pockets this way is because i hate ironing and folding. With doing pockets this way you can also do cute applique on them or use fusible fleece to make puffy pockets! You’ll need The pattern piece of your choice fabric scraps scissors Sewing machine and thread. Click here […]

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Secret Santa Scrap Busters

    I’ve been looking for inexpensive, quick sewn scrap buster gifts i can make from pinterest. Lets have a look!  Awesome Scrappy tree ornaments by Stumble & Stitches  – Pin for Later  Stumble & Stitches My cute gift tag I decided to put my secret Santa persons name on the back using t-shirt transfer paper! And use the ornament as a gift tag too. I totally forgot the fleece interfacing because i was in a rush! Does your Secret Santa person love journalling? Bloom and blossom journal cover – Pin it for later Bloom and Blossom           […]

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10 awesome handmade gift Ideas (with pinterest links)

I know there are a lot of great gift ideas lists but what actually makes this a good one is I’ve made them all! All the pinterest links are included to pin for later! Excuse some of the photo quality. They are older photos. This bag is so much fun to make, I’ve made a few for myself and friends. The perfect bag for the weekend markets, the reversible bag by Very purple person. Pin it for later Very purple person Mine! love it! My favourite sewing machine cover to make and just to look at! Every sewist should make one! […]

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