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  • Give away money in a cute way

    Give away money in a cute way by making a small paper book. Beats handing over just an envelope! Make a book of money Cut out a rectangle of hard paper to use as the booklet Cut out a rectangle of decorative light weight paper to use inside the book Fold the hard paper on […]

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  • Pennant Banner for a child

    Make a Pennant Banner for a child to decorate the crib or room. Make a pennant banner Cut out the pieces of fabric Pin the pieces together, right sides towards each other Sew the pieces together, leave an opening Turn them right and iron flat Pin onto the ribbon (bias tape) and sew, make sure […]

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  • Make baby toy cube

    Make baby toy cube, they are perfect to give away to newborns or small children.  With a bells inside they make a soft sound. Make Baby Toy Cube It is easy to do a baby toy cube, cut out 6 square pieces of fabric of the same size. Add a couple of ribbons. Sew them togehter, […]

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  • Make a purse

    Make a purse to carry inside other handbags, to keep track of keys and other small items. This simplifies my everday life. All you need is a few pieces of fabric, ribbons, lace and a zipper. The blue and flowered piece is from Laura Ashley. The rest from local dealers. Attaching the zipper is the […]

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  • Mobile case of fabric

    A mobile case of fabric might be easy to do, I made this last night, took maybe just an hour because I skipped making lining which is recommended. Make mobile case of fabric Cut two pieces of the same size, one piece half the size for a pocket and a small piece for the enclosement. […]

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  • Renew pillowcases

    Want to get that hotel feeling in your bedroom? It is easy made with some ribbons. Re-new a couple of pillow cases with ribbons on a sewing machine Cheap cotton pillow cases can be found at Ikea. Cut out a peice of ribbon and place out on the pillow case. Pin the ribbon when you […]

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  • Crochet rug of t-shirts

    Crochet rug of t-shirts, just cut them in pieces and get started! Re-use t-shirts that you just don’t want to wear no more but yet not worn out. All you need are a scissor and a crochet hook.   Crochet rug of t-shirts Start by cutting the fabric, according to the picture below. Start with […]

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  • Make a case for any Pad

    Make a case for any Pad, It’s quite easy to custom make to your own pad, no matter the brand. You just need som fabric, felt, a sewing machine and you’re done! Pattern Pad Case Tutorial Select which cotton fabric and felt as wadding to use. Cut out two pieces of fabric, one of the […]