Today I will be walking you through how to properly take measurements for sewing. While I could go through every single measurement that you could possibly take for sewing, that would end up in a really long post. And I want this to be useful to YOU! So today, I
Hello friends, and welcome to the new age of paperless sewing!
Long gone are the days of printing, taping, cutting, and storing our PDF patterns. Would you believe me if I told you that you could skip it all together, and get right to cutting your fabric and sewing?
Well, my friend,
On the eleventh day of Christmas Simple Life Pattern Company and Art Gallery Fabrics gave to me the cutest skirt named Gracie.
First of all, did you know Gracie is FREE? Yes, you read that right. Gracie is a free pattern available for download from SLPco. You can find the code
On the sixth day of Christmas Simple Life Pattern Company and Art Gallery Fabrics gave to me a pink polka dot Aria and a scrunchie pattern for free.
Every year, for as long as I can remember, my grandmother has had a pink themed Christmas tree. I look forward to seeing
On the fifth day of Christmas Simple Life Pattern Company and Art Gallery Fabrics gave to me monochrome fabric and a pattern named Wendy.
My friends know that I love all things monochrome. When someone asks what my favorite color is, I always respond with “black, like my soul.” As I
On the third day of Christmas Simple Life Pattern Company and Art Gallery Fabrics gave to me, a buttery soft knit Skyler and a free pattern for a beanie!
Let me just tell you I've never successfully sewn knits before this year. I tried once a few years ago and failed
One of the questions that we see asked most often in our Simple Life Patterns Fan Group on Facebook is, "How do I know what needle to use for this project?" Is it true that all sewing machine needles are created equal, and therefore suited for all of your different
Today I have a super fun Half Square Triangle tutorial for you! I have these 2 SUPER ugly and well stained pillows that I just couldn't throw away. The pillow forms are real down but those covers are just so disgusting. They are old (oh gosh, maybe 12 years old)
So, who here likes to make bags? I like a good tote, especially with 4 kids that are always collecting trinkets everywhere we go. I love making bags but I often find myself drawn away from them because of fusing all the stabilizers. It is such a tedious, time consuming