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Toddler Pillow DIY Made Simple

Easy Toddler Pillow and Pillowcase tutorial Baby Bear REALLY wanted a pillow!  She took a pillow off the couch and put it in her little toddler bed.  We thought that was so cute, we decided to look for a ‘real’ pillow for her.  When we went to Target, all of the pillows were made of…
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DIY Camera Strap Cover

Featured Contributor: Leigh Ann Phillips When my husband bought me a SLR camera, I knew I wanted to make it distinctive, so I made a camera strap cover for it. You can too! You’ll need: Fabric – I bought a precut Jelly Roll at Joann’s, but you can use any scrap fabric. Thread Fusible Fleece…
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The Sewing Machine: Part II

As it turns out, there really was a sewing machine inside that box! I opened it up, and of course decided that the best course of action would be to read the instructions first.Seeing as how I have not sewn anything since junior high home economics class, I had no reference point for reading these…
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The Sewing Machine

In this box is a sewing machine. Not just any sewing machine – MY sewing machine. You might ask me how you could be sure that there really is a sewing machine in the box. I could be lying to you. The only answer that I have for that is that you can be just…
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Sewing Adventures, cont.

I got a new serger. It’s a machine that does this cool stitching that saves lots of time & is just really good for more commercial type stuff. In other words, the stitching is more durable along all the seams. Everyone knows what I’m talking about, you just don’t know it. Look inside your shirts…
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Sewing for my girls & their dolls :)

So, I have an addiction. It’s called sewing. I like to find patterns & sew cute stuff for my girls. With the leftover fabric, I’m sewing their babies clothes too. This shirring top I made was a bit of a disaster. The instructions, although good, wouldn’t work all that well w/ my big gun sewing…
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Pinafores for my girls!

I finally had a chance to get to my latest project. Pinafores. I’m part of a wonderful sewing coop and our monthly project were these really cute reversible tops for girls. Considering I have 2
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