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DIY Round Velvet Cushion with Covered Buttons

For this round cushion I decided it was easier to go with a stuffed, sewn up style rather than one with an opening. I found that was best because it kept its round shape well, rather than the ones with the openings which tend to go a little…

DIY Sleeping Bags

Remember the key point about being warm at night: the warmth comes from you, not the bag. All the bag does is slow down your heat loss. This heat loss will depend on two major factors: how good is your metabolic rate tonight, and how cold…

How To Sew Your Own Sleeping Bag

It’s not always easy to find cute sleeping bags for the occasional glamping trip or a weekend sleepover. Lucky for you, it’s easier than it looks to make your own for yourself or someone in your family! Making your own sleeping bag is…

How To Sew A Denim Rug

Denim is one of the most durable fabrics made and also the easiest to find for projects such as this small space floor mat. You can repurpose last year’s worn out jeans or go in search of a handful of jumpers or dresses at the thrift store…

MAKE A DRESS FROM ANY T-SHIRT!

If you haven’t gotten into the T-shirt dress game yet, let me tell you, you’re missing out! They are a great way to wear something comfortable but cute and be dressed up or down pretty easily with accessories. It’s actually really easy to…

DIY Lace Bralette

You Need LACE BRA CLASP ELASTIC THIN ELASTIC FABRIC SCISSORS PINS SEWING MACHINE THREAD Download and print out this pattern on A4 paper and cut out the patten pieces. Pin the pattern pieces to your lace,…

5 WAYS TO DIY SUMMER SHORTS

Side note: I used to HATE wearing shorts. Up until last year I think I had one pair of knee-length cut-off hipster-riding-a-bike shorts. I think moving back to the super humid Midwest two years ago was part of the transition. Also, I think…