Since the snow melted, I’ve been looking for the perfect spring patterns to decorate my living room and screened-in porch with. I haven’t had much luck, though. That’s why I was so excited when Camelot Fabrics offered to share this free chevron pattern for a DIY pillow with us. Don’t worry if you don’t know […]
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Keeping your kids’ cute outfits clean during special occasions can be a challenge. I don’t know about you, but I have found that commercial bibs don’t provide full mess coverage, especially at the shoulders and around the neck. After years and years of post-holiday laundry sessions, I decided that enough was enough, and I went […]
Would you like an inexpensive and easy way to decorate your table for Easter? Creating holiday placemats is a lot easier and cheaper than you might think. Easter takes place during the springtime. It is a holiday that takes joy in renewal and celebrates rebirth. Why not let your tablescape reflect these feelings so that […]
Bias facing is one of my favourite neckline finishes. It’s clean, professional and quick. Now that you’ve mastered how to make your own bias tape, here’s how to use it as a neckline facing (although this technique also applies to armhole facings and hems as well!) You’ll be surprised at how easy this technique is […]
Bias tape has a multitude of uses. Fact: I LOVE bias tape! But store bought tape can have its limitations in terms of colour, quality and width. This won’t be a problem once you’ve learned how to make bias tape of your own, though. You’ll create bias binding quickly and easily to match perfectly with […]
Congratulations to Stephanie Wilt for winning our last #CustomFit Blog Post! We’re continuing our #CustomFit series with a guest blog post from one of our favorite designers and sewists, Heather from Feather’s Flight. She is enormously talented and is going through how she altered an existing shirt to fit her body type. Hey! I’m Heather […]
Congrats to yesterday’s winner, Chris, on winning Day 28’s daily giveaway! We will be in contact so that you can claim your prize. It’s Day Twenty-Nine of National Sewing Month! Don’t forget to visit Seams and Scissors every day to find daily giveaway opportunities and sewing ideas! To enter today’s daily giveaway, find the contest […]