Sew a custom seat cushion to make a hard chair more comfortable, and match your decor by choosing your own fabric.
Protect your car seats from water, sand, dirt, or sweat with these easy-sew seat covers.
Make a custom iPad cover that protects your device and serves as a stand for easy viewing.
Recycle the parts from an old rotary phone into a charming new purse
Create a unique Advent calendar that’s filled with lottery tickets to make the countdown to Christmas extra fun for adults and kids alike.
Turn an old beach ball into a cute, waterproof tote bag for wet beach items.
Make your own Survivor gear with our logo and tutorials for buffs and tribe flags.
Upcycle a damaged tent by using the material to create a tote for your sleeping bag.
Sew a simple pouch to hold your wedding programs at a rustic, outdoor wedding.
Use colorful fabrics to create a silhouette of the kids for a touching Mother’s Day gift.
Cover an old Easter basket with fabric and ribbon to make it pretty and stylish once again.
Personalize an ordinary canvas tote with cross stitch designs and ribbon using a quick, no-sew technique.
Make a cute carrying case for your Flip-Pal mobile scanner so you can easily take it with you wherever you go!
Keep your hands warm and use your iPhone at the same time with this simple technique for making your existing gloves touch screen compatible!
Turn your boring sewing machine case into a one-of-a-kind eye catcher with some fabric and Mod Podge.
Sew a simple pouch to hold postage stamps that’s not only handy for yourself, but also makes a perfect quick gift for someone who has everything.
Check out this great tutorial for making a custom casserole carrier to tote to your next potluck.
Watch Lesson 10 in our Sewing 101 video series to learn how to use a slip stitch to close a seam when finishing up a project.
Make an easy candy corn corn costume for Halloween using soft fleece.
Sew simple cotton pouches to make the best microwaved baked potatoes ever.
Watch Lesson 9 in our Sewing 101 video series to learn how to use simple fasteners like elastic, snaps, and Velcro.
Watch Lesson 8 in our Sewing 101 video series to learn how to make basic straps.
Watch Lesson 7 in our Sewing 101 video series to learn how to measure fabric for your projects.
Make an adorable, no-sew, cupcake-shaped baby bib with our free downloadable pattern and easy instructions.
Learn how to make a simple, lined drawstring bag that’s great for a party goodie bag, purse, or basic catch-all bag.
Watch Lesson 6 in our Sewing 101 video series to learn how to use the decorative stitch options on your sewing machine.
Watch Lesson 5 in our Sewing 101 video series to learn how to create a ruffle.
Watch Lesson 4 in our Sewing 101 series to learn how to make a basic hem.
Save plastic from the landfill by using old shopping bags to create fused plastic linings for reusable sandwich wrappers. Then personalize them with cute phrases!
Watch Lesson 3 in our Sewing 101 series for instruction and encouragement to help you get you get started sewing some basic, straight lines.
Learn how to make mini velvet Santa bags that are trimmed with fur and ready to be stuffed with goodies.
Try this super simple sewing project to make a table runner adorned with fall leaves that’s perfect for your Thanksgiving table. Then make easy napkin rings to match!
Watch Lesson 2 in our Sewing 101 video series to see some recommended sewing tools and supplies and learn how to use them.
Watch Lesson 1 in our Sewing 101 video series to find your way around the machine and get comfortable with all the buttons and dials.
Learn how to make a custom cover for your Kindle to protect it, while allowing it to be hand-held or propped up on a table. Use any patterned fabric you like to make it truly yours.
Get ready to follow along as Jo tries to conquer her fear of the sewing machine.
Learn how to sew a cute buttoned pouch with almost limitless uses.
Learn how to make a fun bean bag toss game out of old jean pockets and terra cotta saucers.
Learn to sew a tiered, ruffled skirt for your from several different, coordinating fabrics. Your little girl will love it!
Learn how to make a cute trash bag for the car that’s easy to use, easy to empty, and easy to clean.
Learn how to sew an easy drawstring backpack that’s suitable for kids or adults alike. Our design used giraffe print fabric and were made to match a zoo themed party.
Use colorful fabric and fresh flowers to decorate a topiary. Our design makes a great decoration or centerpiece for Spring or Easter, but can be easily customized to any season or holiday.
Sew a cute little heart out of felt and use it to store love notes, candy, or other goodies on Valentine’s Day.
Learn how to convert an old dance leotard that your daughter has outgrown into a new tote bag to carry her dance gear to class.
Recycle the back pockets from old jeans into new pockets on a fun craft apron.
Learn to sew easy and useful handmade burp cloths. Made of soft and gentle micro-fleece, these become indispensable to parents and make great shower gifts.
Follow our simple sewing instructions to learn how to make a custom, ribbon-embellished blanket for your child. They make great baby shower gifts, too!