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Holiday Gifts for the Sewing Obsessed!

This is us, friends! Sewing obsessed!  Finally our turn!      Do you have anyone on your list that is as sewing obsessed as you?  Or someone who you know wants to learn and you want to help bring them into this wonderful, wonderful way of life?  Or maybe there are some people asking what it is you would like?  Problems solved!  This post has you covered! (Special Note I have never had to worry about before... All of the amazon links in this post are affiliate links, but I absolutely promise that I would never recommend something I do not really love, and in the case of this list, they are all items I really would love to receive.)  Selfish...

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Handmade Gifts for Kids - To Spark Imagination!

Here it is friends, part 3 in my Handmade Holiday Gift Tutorial Roundup series!  Any kids who happen to be on your Christmas list are in serious luck this year, because I have here for you a list of some amazing tutorials to make gifts that children will love and that you will love to sew, to give and play along with them!  Dinosaur Tail       It is my informed opinion that every kid secretly wants to be a dinosaur.  Even my quiet, rule following, serious girl puts on her dinosaur tail and roars, twirls, terrorizes block towers and giggles her little head off.  And the color and pattern options are endless!  Crayon Wallet Tutorial     A present that...

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Handmade Gifts for Awesome Ladies

Well, hi there, friends!     So I know that you are all a bunch of awesome ladies.  And I know that awesome ladies surround themselves with other awesome ladies.  We need to remember that this week, and going forward, and we need to work together against this heartbreaking madness.  I am inspired by the groups of women coming together, supporting each other and motivating each other to take action.      And I think that those friendships, those heart expanding relationships, deserve some very special handmade gifts this holiday season (and ALL the time).  So I have gathered up some inspiration for you to shower these awesome ladies with handmade love! (And, y'know, in case the awesome lady who needs a...

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DIY Cloth Napkin Tutorial

One question, friends, before we get started. Do you like eating? Ok, wait, wait, one more... Do you like having something to wipe your hands on while you are eating? Obviously I was lying, but this is the last one, I promise. Do you care about the environment? Y'know, trees? Landfills? Water usage in paper manufacturing? I thought so.      And I know you like making things, using pretty fabric and giving handmade gifts as a way to show your love.  So, friends, I have the perfect project for you today! Cloth Napkins!      They are easy and fun to make.  They will look beautiful on your table on the table of your loved ones.  They serve an important purpose. ...

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Throw Pillow Tutorial - The Easiest Way to Add Tons of Gorgeous to your Home!

Friends!  Pillows! Gorgeous pillows!  I love them!  I love them for snuggling with, I love them when I finally fluff everything back up and my living room suddenly looks clean even with duplos all over the floor, and I love how easy they are to sew! Pillows are a fun quick project when you need to get your sewjo back.  They make a fantastic gift.  They are perfect when you want to sew something for yourself, but aren't quite feeling like putting in the time and attention to detail to make a beautiful top or dress (but in case you do feel like that, might I recommend you look here for inspiration).  And most importantly, it is so much fun...

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