Author Archives: SaraD

A new spin on old tires

Now this is taking "recycling" to a whole new level – purses and bags sewn from bicycle inner tubes!  — SaraD at Sewing Ideas http://esewingideas.com A new spin on old tires Robin started out sewing when she was a girl, … Continue reading

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Sew beautiful: Young seamstresses sew dresses for African orphans

Wow! What a force these young seamsters are!  — SaraD at Sewing Ideas http://esewingideas.com Sew beautiful: Young seamstresses sew dresses for African orphans By Kay Campbell, The Huntsville Times Enlarge Dave Dieter Martha Pullen's sewing school makes dresses for girls … Continue reading

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New video up – how to use snaps! By Wendi Gratz

Here's a very clear tutorial on how to use hammer-on snaps. Quick and easy.  — SaraD at Sewing Ideas http://esewingideas.com New video up – how to use snaps! It was a forehead-smacking moment for me when I realized how easy … Continue reading

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Don’t replace, restyle A little sewing skill can make your tired fashions …

Here's a few simple restyle ideas.  — SaraD at Sewing Ideas http://esewingideas.com Don't replace, restyle A little sewing skill can make your tired fashions … "sewing" For those who are beginners with a sewing machine, Sharp suggests learning how to … Continue reading

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Your Favorite Jacket Can Become a Vest

This is a great way to use up scraps of fabric and create something totally unique.  — SaraD at Sewing Ideas http://esewingideas.com Your Favorite Jacket Can Become a Vest Threads – All featured posts Posted by LOUISE CUTTING Create your … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Scrap Busting Pot Holders

I've been looking for a way to use up those scraps! What a great gift idea.  — SaraD at Sewing Ideas http://esewingideas.com Tutorial: Scrap Busting Pot Holders News, patterns, tutorials and reviews | Sewing | CraftGossip.com My Girl Thursday shows … Continue reading

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Students sew quilts for babies

Wow! First graders are sewing quilts for newborns. What a great way to start sewing!  — SaraD at Sewing Ideas http://esewingideas.com Students sew quilts for babies "sewing" First graders at Frazier School have spent the past few months sewing quilts … Continue reading

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