Sewing: Pink Butterflies Reversible Tote

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I seem to be on a sewing high at the moment. Once I finish a project I can’t wait to start a new one. I haven’t stopped crocheting though. I am working on a new design but it is taking a while as the piece is very detailed. I hope to get it wrapped up

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Sewing: Cream Button Tote

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The last bag I made was quite small from what I am used to using. So I just had to make another bag.

This time I decided to use Simplicity Pattern 2685. I made Bag D. The bag is 17″ wide and 19″ tall.

With this bag I decided to experiment a lot!

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Sewing: Chic Hobo Bag

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I am get a little addicted to sewing purses and bags. After the 2 craft bags I finished I decided to make myself a purse. I have a book called “Bags: The Modern Classics”. It has some very nice purse patterns in it. I decided to make the Chic Hobo Bag on page 70. The

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Sewing – Craft Bag

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Last week I posted pictures of a Crochet Organizing Tote that I made. You can read that post here: Sewing: Crochet Organizing Tote.

At first, I was very happy with how it turned out but after a couple of days of trying to use it as my craft bag I found some issues.

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Sewing Tutorial: How to Sew a Pillow Form

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Decorative pillows are a great way to add some color to your home. I use decorative pillows on my couches and beds. They also make a great gift!

I have designed some decorative crochet pillow cases but I had a problem finding the actual pillow forms to use them on so I decided to

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Sewing: Crochet Organizing Tote

My Aunt from Hawaii came to visit me last week. She stayed with us for over a week and while she was here she did a lot of sewing! She is what I would deem a serious seamstress. While she was here she made me 2 bags, my Mother-in-law a bag and she made my

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Sewing: Paw Patrol Pillow

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My

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Sewing: Pajama Pants

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So I decided to bust out my sewing machine! I know…it doesn’t happen often. I have a great machine and I don’t use it enough. What can I say? I am hooked on the hooks…lol.

I have a bunch of fabric that I purchased from the Walmart fabric remnant bin. The deals were too good

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Learn Crafts Online with Video Workshops from Creativebug

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Want to learn how to sew, knit, crochet? Creativebug offers online video workshops to help teach you to learn a new craft or work up a new project. The have videos

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Sewing: Crochet Hook Organizer Tutorial

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Hi there! Today I will be sharing with you a Tutorial on how to sew a Crochet Hook Organizer. The pink one pictured above has ribbon but the tutorial below has instructions for a button and elastic closure. Enjoy!

Materials:

2 – 10″ x 10″ pieces of fabric for inside (white

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