Links for the Weekend

Good pressing is the key to making your projects look more professional. You don’t have to buy them, learn how to make your own! This pressing ham is a great place to start.

Long weekends (or a trip to the gym) is the perfect excuse to whip up this classic duffle (it also makes a great gift for dad, too).

With everything in full bloom (alright, not everything – I’m still waiting for my lilies to flower), there are lots of floral projects floating around the web. Check out these zinnia placemats, cute flower coasters, and a tutorial to make DIY flowers that you can use to decorate any project.

Keep any room tidy with this hang up organizer.

This wrap skirt promises not to “flash” anyone and only has one seam!

Finding sewing projects for dad is sometimes difficult, but this leather tool roll is definitely stand out.

Now keeping everyone int he family shaded is even easier: This bucket hat tutorial comes in 5 sizes!

Enter to win a $30 gift certificate to The Fabric Fairy.

If it’s too hot out to gift dad pajama pants, then make him… a pair of pajama shorts! This version even has pockets.

Corset tops are a hot summer look – perfect for a night out, festival wear, or just because. Learn how to make one here (these panels look fantastic with it too!).

Give your skirt a makeover. Learn how to sew one with a bubble hem.