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Jessica Abbott, of the Sewing Rabbit, and Celina Bailey, of Petit à Petit & Family, have teamed up to create STYLO, a new stylish magazine full of interviews with designers, tutorials, and photography that will make you want to pick up a needle and thread to create your own kidswear. Here’s a look at Issue One. We.. read more →

Baby booties are one of the best sewing projects. They’re quick and easy to make—good thing, too, considering how fast those little tootsies grow!—but the end result is so super cute, people will think you spent days on them. They make great handmade gifts, and with these 7 DIY tutorials for the cutest baby booties.. read more →

15 Apr 2014
April 15, 2014

Button Chevron Zipper Cuff

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Made with Coats Fashion zippers this Button Chevron Zipper Cuff is the a fun and stylish way to add your own personal touch to your jewelry. read more →

15 Apr 2014
April 15, 2014

Hexie Case

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This skinny pouch is just right for storing crochet hooks, paintbrushes, or pencils. The zipper installation focuses on the fun patterned zipper tapes.  Hexie Case PDF read more →

New this spring– a fashion collection of a different sort: New Prints in our Coats Fashion Zippers!   We have the animal print collection in 7″ closed bottom style: Zebra, Tiger, Giraffe, and Snow Leopard.  Leopard prints and neons are huge fashion trends so we combined them for a totally wild look: Green neon leopard.. read more →

Helpful Hints for Machine Embroidery Read the instruction manual several times and know what your machine can (and can’t) do. Don’t be afraid to think outside the box. The dog motif you download might be a lovely brown, but if you want it lime green instead, it’s OK—you can personalize designs however you want. Most.. read more →

This time of year is great for cleaning out the closet and dreaming about warmer days ahead. (They’re coming, we promise!) But instead of purging those old sweaters and tee shirts, those ill-fitting dresses and shirts, spend a little time refashioning them into a new stylish wardrobe. These projects make great introductions to garment sewing.. read more →

Are you a dabbling craft sewer looking to enhance your skills? Or maybe you’re an advanced sewer looking for a fun and easy project with big-style payoff. Either way, you’re going to want to check out this Triplet Tote Sewing Tutorial by Craft Snob. What is a triplet tote? Well, maybe just the most awesome.. read more →

Almost every young child has a set of memory flash cards at some point. You’re usually given them as a gift for baby, who ends up chewing on the corners, which means the cards get pretty ratty by the time the poor kiddo is old enough to actually play with them. Lucky for us, Sew.. read more →

Easter is right around the corner, but there’s plenty of time to get going on a super cute Easter dress for the little girl in your life. There’s so many styles out there that we had a hard time picking only 10, but we did it: Here’s a list of DIY dresses that can be.. read more →