Crafting, Sewing, Tools

DIY Pattern Weights

Pinterest strikes again!  I've been noticing lots of pins with instructions on how to make your own pattern weights.  Pattern weights have always been a frivolous tool that never really found a place in my sewing tool budget.  Then, I saw the extremely large washers from a hardware store that appeared in my Pinterest feed one… Continue reading DIY Pattern Weights

Crafting, Uncategorized

The Big S (Finishing the Edges)

So I came up with a finish for the big S's edges. In a previous post, I was working on a giant papier-mâché letter. My fabric was not covering the edges. I rummaged around in my spare wedding decorations and found a spoil of matching ribbon. I used my Mod Podge to apply the ribbon… Continue reading The Big S (Finishing the Edges)