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Students Honored for Eco-Friendly ‘Ideas’

These students are sewing reusable tote bags out of old t-shirts. What a great green idea!  — SaraD at Sewing Ideas http://esewingideas.com Students Honored for Eco-Friendly 'Ideas' "sewing ideas" For another project, students aimed to reduce plastic bag usage by … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Shirred skirt with pockets

This looks cool and comfortable for summer!  — SaraD at Sewing Ideas http://esewingideas.com Tutorial: Shirred skirt with pockets News, patterns, tutorials and reviews | Sewing | CraftGossip.com Jessica from Running With Scissors shares a tutorial on her blog for making … Continue reading

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Tutorial: The Knot So Hard Flip Flops

What a great way to liven up a pair of flip flops!  — SaraD at Sewing Ideas http://esewingideas.com Tutorial: The Knot So Hard Flip Flops News, patterns, tutorials and reviews | Sewing | CraftGossip.com In the summer, there are flip … Continue reading

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Video tutorial: Edgestitching and topstitching

This is a great video on topstitching and edge stitching. I really like Wendi's tip on using masking tape as a guide for your stitching.  — SaraD at Sewing Ideas http://esewingideas.com Video tutorial: Edgestitching and topstitching News, patterns, tutorials and … Continue reading

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8 Easy Pieces – Travel Wardrobe for Summer

Here's some good tips for a summer travel wardrobe.  — SaraD at Sewing Ideas http://esewingideas.com 8 Easy Pieces Julianne Hazelhurst Pattern Picks The basic framework for the featured summer travel wardrobe consists of two tops, a tunic, a cardigan or … Continue reading

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Tutorial: No-sew sequin flower tank

What a great way to embellish! You could use this technique for all kinds of things. — SaraD at Sewing Ideas http://esewingideas.com Tutorial: No-sew sequin flower tank News, patterns, tutorials and reviews | Sewing | CraftGossip.com Megan from Brassy Apple guest … Continue reading

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Summer Sewing ~ Color Me Fabrics

What a great idea for kids – fabric that you color yourself. — SaraD at Sewing Ideas http://esewingideas.com Summer Sewing ~ Color Me Fabrics Sew,Mama,Sew! Blog http://sewmamasew.com/blog2/2011/06/summer-sewing-color-me-fabrics/  Check out the new Color Me fabrics in the shop… It's something fun to … Continue reading

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