Hemming Jeans with Bias Trim
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Hemming Jeans with Bias Trim

I’m excited to share a simple sewing technique for creatively hemming your jeans. I am 5′ 2″. So, you can probably imagine the frustration that comes when I find a great pair of jeans that are often too long for me. Even as an experienced sewist, I really don’t like to do alterations, especially for…

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6 Reasons I Heart Sewing Doll Clothes

I can sew most doll clothes with a fat quarter size fabric sample. (Fat Quarter = 18″ by 22″ piece of fabric.) I can learn new sewing skills without worrying about wasting much fabric if I totally mess up my outfit. I only have to make one size and don’t have to figure out which…

Patching Jeans with Applique
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Patching Jeans with Applique

Applique is a creative way to patch jeans and making them look more natural instead of altered. You can also use this technique to just decorate your jeans because they will look sooo cute! Here we go…Look at your jeans and determine the problems. These jeans have a couple problems. My daughter found a permanent…

Great Art Case!
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Great Art Case!

I just made this great Art Case in less than 2 hours! I started after lunch and finished by the time my daughter came home from school. She loved it. I had to beg for enough time to take this picture. Now, she is busy filling and using this great case. There’s an extra bonus…