I Have A Changing Pad Too!

First off, thank you all so much for the nice comments and great tips on my new diaper bag. I’ve already started ‘loading it up’ even though Bret will never use it (I’ve registered for a more ‘manly’ diaper bag). So, what’s next? The matching changing pad! I had plenty enough leftover fabric from my […]

Nice Save

If you remember earlier in the week, I started cutting out ‘personal’ organizers (basically, a waterproof organizer that you can store tampons, pads, liners and roll up and tie) – unfortunately, I wound up cutting not one, but three of them wrong. Instead of having a long, skinny roll, I cut a tall, fat one. […]


Today is the last day of August which means there are roughly 115 days until Christmas. Once again, I have vowed that I am making more gifts this year, and for once, I intend on sticking with it! While 115 days seems like a plenty of time to sewcraftcreate, I’m thinking that I had better […]

Whole Lotta’ Patterns!

It’s probably a lesser known fact that I once ran (a long, long time ago) a website devoted to online contests. So it’s not too surprising that I enter a lot of contests – especially if they’re sewing related… and every once in awhile, I win one! Most recently, I won a $50 gift certificate […]

Linky Thursday

Two, cute new dress patterns are up on the Sewing Republic website: A Trapeze Dress and Shirt Dress. I may try my hand at the second one for ‘back to school’ sewing – I think Taylor would really love one! Win a set of 3 DIY Couture patterns – ooooh, I want to try these […]

Linky Thursday

Looking for a pretty frock to wear this weekend? Look no further than the Portia Party Dress. Whipping up your own changing pad is easier than buying one. Plus this version is reversible too! When it comes to sewing, you can never have too much light. Enter to win this LED machine light kit. I’m […]

Linky Thursday

May the 4th be with you! Looking to sew up Star Wars items to celebrate the day? How about one of these fantastic R2D2 or Darth Vader aprons, Death Star patchwork, or Wampa plush (with a detachable arm!)? Grab the new Romperalls pattern from Peek-a-Boo patterns for FREE (fits preemie to 4T)! Just join their […]

Linky Thursday

Learn how to create a personalized binder for back to school. While you’re there, be sure to enter to win a new BERNINA 450 Serger! Everyone loves cute clothes that are comfy to wear…. like the Salina (the easy romper). Does your machine foot pedal constantly move around the floor? Keep it put with one […]

Linky Thursday on Friday

Need a new top? Download Seamwork’s York for free. One of the hottest, casual looks for summer can be yours free. Learn how to download the free pom pom short pattern here. Want an eye catching blanket for your next picnic? Then be sure to check out this fun watermelon version. Can’t get enough watermelon? […]

Linky Thursday

If you love hexies, but don’t want to have to sew them, try this now-sew, faux version instead and use it to make a ‘quilted’ hobo. Love to crochet and adore cute projects? Enter to win Twinkie Chan’s latest book! If you still haven’t sewn the Coachella Shorts, then now is your chance to pick […]