Tutorials

Advent Calendar Tutorial Making the star pocket

Circles Advent Calendar Tutorial: Making the Star Pocket

This is the third post in a series to make this circles advent calendar – in this post I’ll describe how to make the star pocket at the top. Other posts in this…

ppliquéd Mini Tote Bag

Tutorial: Appliquéd Mini Tote Bag

I’ve talked a lot about appliquéing recently, so here’s a quick and easy project to showcase your favourite designs. This is a great mini tote bag for whatever your kids are into –…

Make A Quick and Easy Sunglasses Pouch

Tutorial: Make A Quick and Easy Sunglasses Pouch

Here’s a really quick and easy project for the summer – a sunglasses pouch. Even quicker that the previous sunglasses case I made, there’s no turning, no fancy closures, just some pretty fabric and a…

Doll’s mini suitcase tutorial

Doll’s Mini Suitcase Tutorial

This mini suitcase is perfect for a Barbie or other toy to pack a few essentials for a trip away!This is intentionally a quick project – the suitcase in unlined and uses laminated…

Advent Tree Tutorial

Circles Advent Calendar Tutorial: Making the Circle Pockets

This is the fourth post in a series to make this circles advent calendar – in this post I’ll describe how to make the circles that form the pockets. Other posts in this…

How to make a simple Christmas tree decoration

Advent Trees Series: How to make a Simple Christmas Tree Decoration

So, you want to try out something new. You read all the blogs, you buy the materials, you get the Craftsy course… but every time you’re about to start, somehow you find yourself…

Circles Advent Calendar Tutorial

Circles Advent Calendar Tutorial: Putting it All Together

This is the final post in a series to make this circles advent calendar – in this post I’ll describe how to put all the components together to finish it off. Other posts…

Children’s sunglass case

Tutorial: Children’s Sunglass Case

Finally, the hot weather has come to the UK (after seven years wait). To celebrate I made this simple sunglasses case for my daughter. This is a simple project you can put together…

nimal handwarmers tutorial

Free Applique Templates

Here are links to all the free applique templates – you’re free to use these for whatever you like. Animal Handwarmer Tutorial A while back (I say a while – it turns out…

Appliquéing round curves and corners

Appliquéing Round Curves and Corners

A couple of weeks ago, I posted an introductory tutorial on how to appliqué. I went over the basic technique, which you can find all over the internet, but I wanted to spend some…