Well, hello there! Below are some of my tutorials, tips, and tricks free for you to use! Please note that these are not tested so if you need to do so, I would recommend making a muslin before cutting into any treasured fabric!
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6 Pettiskirt Tips
Want to make the PERFECT pettiskirt but don’t know where to start? Which fabrics to use? How much? What are the best sewing techniques?... I cover it all! With this tutorial, you’ll be able to make the fluffiest pettiskirt ever!
Need a quick little something extra to bring that outfit together? Well if you’ve got twenty minutes, why not make a headband! We can do it together in this tutorial! New to sewing? This headband tutorial is perfect for beginners!
DIY Buttons Tutorial
Looking for the perfect button to match your project? Maybe you’re just feelin’ a little crafty! Why not learn how to make them yourself with this tutorial using polymer clay!
Sew a Ukulele Strap
Brand new ukulele on your hands? Are you worried about keeping it safe? Me too! So I came up with a solution! With this super easy tutorial, I'll walk you through, step-by-step, how to make a sturdy, show-stopping, fabric strap with snap closures!!
Deck the Dress! Tutorial
This simple dress tutorial is a sure WOW for the holidays (or any day, just minus all of the details!). Deck the Dress is a shirred dress pattern free for you and easy to sew! 🎅 Not just a holiday dress, this tutorial is great as a simple dress too!
the Mochi Bag for Kids! Free PDF Pattern
The Mochi Bag is a zippered chest bag (can be worn on hips too!) with an adjustable strap and a front pocket! A must-have accessory for any outing! Pairs well with the 🍓Ichigo Bomber Jacket PDF Pattern! Also available in adult size too!
Add Lights Tutorial
Make them sparkle for real with this illuminating tutorial on how to make a light up dress! It’s really not as difficult as you might think! They will be the talk of the party in their shimmery dress made by you with this tutorial!
Supergirl Skirt Tutorial
Who says superheroes are just for boys!? 🐱🏍Make her a super-girl skirt that will send them soaring above the highest mountain with joy! Follow this in-depth(-defying, sorry couldn't help it!) tutorial on how to make your very own!🐱🐉
30 Minute Shoes
Stuck trying to find the perfect shoes? Why not make them yourself!!! Yep, you can make some pretty adorable shoes in about 30 mins with this tutorial! And guess what? It’s super easy too!
Bunny Ear Headband
Want to make them hop for joy!? With just a little bit of wire and some fabric scraps, you can make a super cute, little bunny headband with this tutorial! It's a perfect way to finish off any outfit, whether you are sewing for your kids or yourself! 🐰
Present Pockets + Hems DIY
Why just trim the tree and fill the stockings for Christmas? Surprise them with a DRESS that's filled with little gifts with this present pockets (and hem!) tutorial! These accents are also perfect for birthdays and Easter too! 🎁
Let’s Eat! A Chopsticks + Rice Spoon Holder
Let’s Eat! Chopsticks and Rice Spoon PDF Pattern, helps keep your utensils right where you want them! Perfect for kids (or adults) school lunchboxes, picnic packing, or any time you are on the go! This 10 minute project is perfect for first time sewists!
Diy Piping Trick
Sometimes, you just don't have enough cording laying and your project really needs piping! I have a secret trick using this common craft item that I use when I'm in such a pinch! Find out more about this sneaky tip!
Dye F.O.E. Elastic Trick
Yikes! Need that F.O.E (Fold Over Elastic) to match your project? Before you run to the store to buy some fabric dye, check your cupboard! You may just be able to dye it yourself at home with this common kitchen item!
Free Pattern: Ziggy Cape
Need a little ch-ch-ch-change to your average cape pattern? This ankle length cape tutorial and pattern ranges from 2T- 18Y+ is not only easy to make but east to customize too!
DIY Lined Wrap Sling
Baby-wearing provides such a special bond between mamma and baby! Have you ever wanted to make your own baby carrier but thought it was too intimidating? Never fear! This lined wrap sling tutorial is a great beginner DIY project!
Christmas Tree Ruffle DIY
Make a ruffle Christmas tree that you can embroider and decorate with ornaments and lights with this tutorial. Cascading ruffles make such a visual impact and with this DIY you are surely to have them caroling for more! 🎄
BAKA 4 BAKA E-book!
Free Extra Patterns and Templates inside!
Love the Baka the Hooded Blanket Pattern but want to do even more with it?! Maybe you need a quickie Halloween costume or Christmas gift that you know they’ll use and love (or even a gift for yourself! Check the size chart 😉)! I will walk you through 31+ different ways to remix the Baka by combining the original pattern pieces and templates with all sorts of newly drafted elements: a new split front middle stripe; 13 extra, multi-sized pattern pieces; and 15 new face templates in three sizes. There’s even a coupon code in the Secret Freebies Clubhouse for 30% OFF the Baka the Hooded Blanket PDF PATTERN that’s good forever! Sign up to my Newsletter to get the E-book plus much more! Read all about the e-book here!