Tag: Sew

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…

How To Make Fleece Crib Sheets

How To Make Fleece Crib Sheets

During the winter I put cozy fleece sheets on our bed, which made me think about adding a layer of warmth to the baby crib as well.  An internet search didn’t turn up any ready-made fleece crib sheets, so I made my own – and…

RV Quilting

RV Quilting

The quilting bug bit me a few years ago, and I wasn’t about to let living in a RV keep me from it.  There wasn’t room in our starter RV to sew or quilt inside, so I set up outside when the weather permitted.  Some…

RV Renovation:  Craft Space

RV Renovation: Craft Space

The next stop on our RV renovation tour is my craft space.  Living in a camper doesn’t have to hinder your creative spirit.  All you really need is a little space to hold your supplies.  Working in a campground activity center is an option, and…