How to Choose the Right Fabric for Your Sewing Project

Sewing is one of the more popular hobbies today; Grandmas Craft Guides outlines how to choose the right fabric.  Here are some tips and tricks to get you on the path to choosing the correct fabric for any sewing project. Read Your Pattern If you will be sewing from a pattern, read the back of [...]

Turn Pots into Colorful Planters

After buying small terra-cotta pots with plants in them the question remains what to do with the extra pots?  Dena Fishbein from the Daily Herald has a clever repurposing project, which includes a terra cotta pot, extra scrap fabric, scissors, pinking shears, a pencil, Mod Podge, and a brush.  The instructions are as follows: Make [...]

Print Your Own Fabric Tutorial

If you are tired of the aggravation of the prices and the constant visits to the fabric store, then make sure to read “How-To: Print on Fabric with an Inkjet Printer” by Andrew Lewis.  This article is an informative overview of the materials and directions about how to properly print your own fabric by only [...]