Sleep Socks Knitting Pattern

Sleep Socks Knitting Pattern

I am sharing a family heirloom with you today: an easy peasy knitting pattern to make your own sleep socks or house slippers. These knitted slippers have been in my family for ages, and I think all my nephews and nieces now have a pair or two. Uncles and aunts too....
Free Flower Beanie Knitting Pattern

Free Flower Beanie Knitting Pattern

This free flower beanie knitting pattern is worked in the round. You’ll knit it from the top down, so that the entire time you’ll be making this, you’ll be smiling at that lovely center flower motif. Isn’t it cute? Tip: You’ll need a DK...
Tiered Maxi Skirt Free Sewing Pattern

Tiered Maxi Skirt Free Sewing Pattern

Debbie did it again. She created another completely ‘want-able’ piece of womens clothing and is giving us the pattern for it away free. What I mean is this tiered maxi skirt free sewing pattern. It is adorable, isn’t it? Very Anthropologie-ish. OK. I could do without...
Tie-dye Racerback T-shirt * Bikini Cover-up

Tie-dye Racerback T-shirt * Bikini Cover-up

This Tie-dye Racerback T-shirt aka Bikini Cover-up – project is one for my stash! I get so many free t-shirts at all these trade shows that I wonder what to do with them at time. This is a great way to use them, provided that there’s not too much advertising on...

Easy Slimming Skirt -free sewing pattern

Yes, it’s true: this is a real slimming skirt free sewing pattern :: It does not matter what fabric print you’ll use for this pattern as long as the sides are relatively darker, it will work.  Optically, it will look like your body is inches slimmer. Perfect....
Easy Sewing Pattern for Plus-Size Women Top

Easy Sewing Pattern for Plus-Size Women Top

I always like to get myself a few new pieces of clothing each Spring. This year, no different. The only problem is: I can no longer browse through the teen/tween fashion isles to pick up some really cute shirts. Ah, what a confession to make: teen tops don’t fit...
Free Racerback Dress Pattern for Girls

Free Racerback Dress Pattern for Girls

Racerback dresses are all about being relaxed and laid-back. They suggest: ‘It’s summer’. So, now that it’s Spring, it’s the perfect time to use this free racerback dress pattern and make one. This girls racerback dress pattern is not mine but is designed...
3 Holiday Season Tutorials

3 Holiday Season Tutorials

Christmas is divine but it’s particularly the weeks, if not months, leading up to Christmas, that’s the magically creative time of the year. Everyone seems super productive, going the extra mile on all accounts, including the creative front, be that at...

Bina Wrap Pattern Extra: How to Roll Edges

:: This free video sewing tutorial on ‘How to Hand-roll Fabric Edges’ is a Bina Wrap Pattern Supplement. Following the video is our FALL FASHION LINKY PARTY :: One of my darling readers wrote …. She suggested to add this free video tutorial by Hermes.com...
White Tunic Summer Dress

White Tunic Summer Dress

Hi guys. I told you I just bought a new sewing machine and have gone crazy designing and sewing. I just made this white tunic summer dress aka beach cover-up dress. What do you think of my new dress? It took me about 2 hours making the pattern, working out the...

DIY Paillette Cardigan and Lightweight Chunky Necklace

These gorgeous Fashion features were linked up at the last party. Learn how you can make your own gorgeous paillette cardigan that is just so … Anthropologie like. Today I have 2 highlights for you, both of which are for fabulous projects with tutorials, by...
Certificate Templates :: Best Halloween Costume

Certificate Templates :: Best Halloween Costume

Want to vote for the best Halloween Costume at your upcoming Halloween Party? I have just made a new addition to my list of free downloadable certificate templates: a certificate template for the Best Halloween Costume. Like it? Delightful Halloween costumes are one...

DIY Lace Skirt

Lace to the rescue!   Pretty Ombre Shirt It all began with my pretty, sheer ombre shirt. I bought it almost two years ago. But I’ve never worn it! That is, until today. Because I finally created a skirt to match. I am happy!   How did I do it? See, I had...
Gorgeous Goddess Shrug Crochet Pattern

Gorgeous Goddess Shrug Crochet Pattern

Gorgeous Goddess Shrug Crochet Pattern While the difference between a shrug, a bolero, a shawl and a doilie should be pretty clear, fashion gets them all mixed up sometimes. To me this is a shrug because it covers the arms and it has a closure in the front so it is a...

Dramdram!! Prettiest Lace in Town Arrived !

Yesterday morning, another package arrived from a new generous site sponsor, Wholeport, with this gorgeous lace. They wondered if I’d like to use it for something?!!  I had previously seen it in their lace catalog, and it looked nice. But in real life, well, it...

DIY Demin Shirt with Lace Back

Refashion your plain-Jane denim shirt into a classy-but-spunky shirt with lace back! This button-down shirt is like a Ralph Lauren shirt with some cheek. (So like Anthropologie). Lace is trendy. So, just do this project and be ‘en vogue’! Suitable Lace...