DIY Padded Camera Lens Case

Padded Camera Lens Case Sewing Tutorial on

  Sometimes when I travel I like to carry my camera around my neck and an extra lens in my purse/backpack instead of carrying my large camera bag around with me.  The only problem with this is that sometimes the lenses can get jostled around a bit and need to be protected.  I’ve had these… 

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The Liberty Tee – a t-shirt sewing pattern refashion

The Liberty Tee, a t-shirt sewing pattern refashion on

Today I’m going to share with you the results of my “selfish sewing” initiative for the month of July. With summer here I find myself wanting simple but stylish t-shirts to wear… Something that I can throw on quickly in all of this summer heat (although I’ve heard the polar vortex is coming back this… 

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Project Teen – Handmade Gifts Your Teen Will Love 21 Projects to Sew

Project Teen Book by Melissa Mortenson

  This week the preview copy of my book showed up in the mail!  I knew it was coming and walked around all day feeling both insanely nervous and really excited. It all seems a bit surreal to me that I wrote a book… even typing that feels a little strange to me.  After I… 

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PDF Sewing Patterns Updates

Retro Travel Bag Sewing Pattern updates

I recently received an email from someone who purchased the Retro Travel Bag Sewing pattern, asking why there were not printable pattern pieces included with the pattern. Honestly I had never thought of including pattern pieces before as I personally like to deal with cutting out rectangles rather than pattern pieces. As I got to… 

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DIY Glitter Rose Headband

DIY Glitter Rose Headband on

Thanks to Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores for providing the supplies for today’s tutorial. After a few weeks of feeling like I’m interrupted every 5 minutes while I’m trying to work, I have decided to take an “if you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em” stance on Summer and am enlisting the help of my kids… 

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Find your Lula Retreat

Find Your Lula Retreat

 Disclosure: This is a sponsored post   I think I’ve mentioned here before that one of my favorite things about blogging is getting to meet some fabulous and creative people. As much as I love connecting online with others, I love meeting them “in real life” even more. This year at Quilt Market I had… 

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