Linky Thursday

Quirky and novel purses are a hot accessory this year. Even though this faux puppy purse is meant for girls, it could definitely be worn to add a bit of funky fun to your outfit.

Learn how to create an owl with a neat stained glass look.

Star Wars is the highest grossing movie of all time. If you have a fan at your house you can share the love of the series by sewing up a fabulous Boba Fett pillow.

Hard on wallets? This Kraft Tex version is not only durable, but has a zipper pocket and several card slots.

Decided to take up quilting this year? Be sure to check out some of Amy Butler’s newest free patterns – so many beautiful throws and coverlets. Looking for something smaller and geared more towards kids? Be sure to check out Fat Quarter Shop’s latest video, Monkey Business.\

If you’re making gifts for Valentine’s Day this year, be sure to check out this adorable Children’s Carrying Case. This would also be fabulous for birthday gifts, too! Looking for something wearable? Check out this tutorial for a BOYS (yes, something for the guys even) Skull Heart embellished shirt or an easy bleach heart tee for the gals.

Show everyone your love of crafting by sporting one of these fun (temporary) Maker Tattoos.

If one of your resolutions this year was to find more ways to repurpose items, then start off your sewing with one of these Sweet Tooth pouches or a tablet cover made from recycled jeans!

Sew up an over-sized high-low sweater that isn’t just comfy, but will keep you cozy this winter.

Learn how to make a headband in 10 minutes. Then read how you can change up the design to add fun embellishments.

Feeling the urge to do some patchwork, but don’t want the commitment of a quilt? Make a speedy patchwork tote instead!