Tag: Sew

How to Sew a Japanese Knot Bag with Free Pattern

How to Sew a Japanese Knot Bag with Free Pattern

This super cute and functional bag makes an amazing option for a purse or simply a new bag for a quick trip to the grocery store. This also makes a sweet gift for that special girl or lady in your life. Super lightweight and easy…

How to Sew a Pillowcase

How to Sew a Pillowcase

As seasons change it always has me wanting to freshen things up around the home or RV. I was making the bed this morning I realized that two of our pillowcases had holes in them. This inspired me to change up our pillowcase and share…

How to Sew a Potholder

How to Sew a Potholder

I wanted to make a new set of potholders to kind of “freshen-up” my kitchen with some new potholders as I always seem to be misplacing them or a kid randomly has one in their room, don’t ask me how it got there. I am…

How to Sew a Christmas Stocking

How to Sew a Christmas Stocking

The cooler weather is starting to roll in and Christmas music is starting to play in the stores. This means it is time for me to make my Christmas stockings. I enjoy making Christmas stockings every year or every other year as I like to…

How to Sew a Scrunchie

How to Sew a Scrunchie

I have no idea what motivated me, but I got all excited the other day and made a set of DIY hair scrunchies from scrap fabric and I just couldn’t be happier! They’re so easy and fun. Plus, they make perfect gifts. If you think…

DIY Zero Waste Kitchen Sponge

DIY Zero Waste Kitchen Sponge

I was using my dish sponge, you know those blueish ones you can buy at the store, to clean up after dinner and realized there has to be a better way as it always gets smelly after so many uses. My husband said why don’t…

DIY Zero-Waste Produce Bags

DIY Zero-Waste Produce Bags

I am always looking for new ways to reduce waste especially plastic and paper waste with my family. The reusable shopping bags are great but then I noticed a lady using homemade produce bags and I was like I bet I can make those. I…

Zero Waste Unpaper Towels

Zero Waste Unpaper Towels

Making the switch to zero waste unpaper towels in your home is a great way to reduce paper consumption and reduce costs. There is no need to buy paper towels in bulk with these around! Place a basket of the towels next to the sink…

Sew Handmade Cloth Napkins

Sew Handmade Cloth Napkins

There are lots of reasons to make handmade cloth napkins. They are pretty, easy to make, reduce paper costs, and reduce waste. When you make something yourself, you can control what type of products to use too. If you are sensitive to fabric dyes, you…

Easy Beach Towel Cover Up

Easy Beach Towel Cover Up

Simplify your trip to the beach or pool with an easy beach towel cover up. There is always so much to carry between your towel, cooler, snacks, sunscreen, and the list goes one. Turn your beach towel into a cover up so you can wear…

Tote Bag Upcycle from $1 Placemats

Tote Bag Upcycle from $1 Placemats

You can make this tote bag upcycle from two, $1 placemats in about 10 minutes! This is another super easy and frugal sewing project that is perfect for beginners. The tote bag is a good size for everyday use. I love to throw a few…

Easy Scrapbook Paper Banner

Easy Scrapbook Paper Banner

This scrapbook paper banner adds whimsy and color to any space. My sewing machine was another casualty in our RV wreck.  I was really getting into quilting and had several projects in the works, so an upgrade was in order.  It needed to have a…