Whimsical quilt patterns make lovely gifts for anyone, from babies and kids to family members and friends! We have rounded up 12 of our favorite playful quilt designs at FaveQuilts that range from wonky and abstract quilting patterns that would look lovely as a DIY home decorations to adorable animal-themed baby quilts. Also, learn about thread […]
Sewing projects for kids like these make awesome crafts for kids to try and projects to make as gifts for children.
The neighbors are outside grilling, fireworks are going off, the pool is crowded, and the school bus is coming around the corner…wait, it’s already time to get ready for going back to school? We know—it feels way too soon! Luckily, we have put together a collection of DIY school supplies that includes sewing projects for […]
Ever since I was little, I wanted to be a princess. The swishy dresses, the pretty jewelry, the beautiful palaces–it’s the ultimate fantasy. I can still remember stomping around the house in the too-big-for-me heels I pilfered from my mom and trying on all of her dresses. Of course, they didn’t fit me; but when […]
You see teddy bears and stuffed rabbits everywhere you go, but what about a stuffed hammerhead shark? This DIY Hammerhead Shark Softie from Swoodson Says is a unique take on stuffed animals that your kids will love! Encourage their love of nature by exposing them to some of the world’s less common animals. It might […]
Here’s the nightmare scenario: it’s a rainy day and the kids are stuck inside, bored. Usually this is a recipe for trouble, but with this Monster Finger Puppets Pattern from Swoodson Says, your kids can kiss their boredom goodbye! Transform fabric scraps into cute little monsters and aliens. Your kids can have fun drawing a […]
Over the years, the toy industry has changed time and time again. Toys became more high-tech, more expensive, and way too complicated. The popularity of teddy bears and other cuddly plushies, however, has never wavered. Kids just love something to cuddle. Having a snuggle buddy made from a stuffed animal pattern can help little ones […]
I remember when I first got my American Girl Doll. I was probably about seven or eight years old and my grandparents had given them to us for Christmas. I had received Kit, my younger sister got Samantha, and my older sister had gotten a personalized one. My younger sister and I absolutely loved those […]