I love decorating my blue jean jacket so I decided to give hand embroidery a try! Embroidery can be hard but it reminds me of lettering, it's relaxing and you can do it whenever you have extra time or are waiting on something. Check out my hand embroidered patches DIY below! Supplies: Fabric (Muslin or… Continue reading DIY Hand Embroidered Patches!
If you've spent any time in our DIY page you know we love the dollar store. Finding colorful plastic baskets for a buck is hard to turn down. While this basket is cute enough on its own, I couldn't resist adding my own twist to them with some spare ribbon I had stashed away. Using… Continue reading Basket Embelishment DIY
I have a book on Needlecraft from 1959 and flipping through it's pages this winter I was reminded how little Americans sew now-a-days. It used to be clothing was made at home, toys were created from little more than trash, and décor like curtains and rugs created from scratch. Believe me, I'm not complaining. I… Continue reading 3D Embroidery DIY: Wall Flower
Today I am going to show you my process of making a super simple Cactus Pillow! Supplies: Fabric Tissue Paper Pencil Scissors Pins Sewing Machine or you can sew this by hand Embroidery thread and needle How to: First you need to make your pattern. I took tissue paper and drew out what I wanted my… Continue reading DIY Cactus Pillow