Saturday, September 3, 2016

It's been a very long time!

We didn't realize it had been a little over two years!

We will be back with more sewing and crafting ideas for you in the very near future! Stay tuned! :-)


Wednesday, February 26, 2014

The Crafty Librarian: DRAWSTRING BAGS: ONE TECHNIQUE, MANY USES

Greetings! Another very beginner-friendly project-even if you've never sewn a stitch. :-)



The Crafty Librarian: DRAWSTRING BAGS: ONE TECHNIQUE, MANY USES: A drawstring bag is a very handy thing and it is actually quite easy to sew one.  Once mastered, the same basic techniques can be used to cr...

Sunday, September 1, 2013

Sew a Maxi Skirt in 20 Minutes

Greetings. Here's one that a beginner can do. Even though it's patternless, I'd still say you'd at least should know how to sew straight stitches. :-)

Sew a Maxi Skirt in 20 Minutes

Saturday, December 29, 2012

Happy New Year

Or you can view the link from here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LCIGgVBAroU


Friday, December 14, 2012

Been a while/Organizing!

Greetings. I am in the process of reorganizing (or should I say ORGANIZING) my sewing space. Notice I didn't say sewing "room." Came across this video for some inspiration! I'll keep chugging at it this weekend. Check back later for more!

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Let us know....

What do you want to see?

Tutorials? Videos, etc.? Let us know!





Monday, April 23, 2012

Best patterns for all beginnners

Want to truly learn how to sew using patterns? Want clear, concise, detailed instruction? Want step by step instructions with no "assuming" that you know?

Well, KWIK SEW is the way to go!  Despite their recent merger with McCall's.

Saturday, January 21, 2012

Great dress instruction

Newly discovered: Professor Pincushion!

How to make a drawstring backpack!

Drawstring bags using T-shirts are some of our favorites and perfect for beginners! Don't be shy! By the way, you can always hit PAUSE or REPLAY the video if you feel its too fast for you.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Threads series: Teach Yourself to Sew

I was SEW glad when Threads created this series. For those that don't know, Threads is a sewing magazine that comes out bimonthly (I believe). It's an excellent tool, however (in my opinion), may be a little overwhelming for the COMPLETE NOVICE.