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Fleece Blanket with Sleeves

This fleece project is pretty simple — shouldn’t take you more than half an hour (depending on if ...

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Bernina 830 and a Renaissance Petal Skirt

It’s getting close to Renaissance Festival time here in Houston (Texas Renaissance Fest starts pretty soon!) — and ...

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(Part Two) Bernina 830 and a Renaissance Petal Skirt

Next, it’s time to do the waistband. I’m going to cut a strip of black fabric for the ...

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Bernina 125 and Boxer Shorts

This was my first “vintage” sewing machine … a 1953 Bernina 125 Golden Jubilae (that’s how they spell ...

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Dishtowel Tote Bag

Well, here was the plan: I wanted to find a neat placemat and use it as the basis ...

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Easy No-Pattern Apron

This project is a simple, easy apron. You’ll use just one yard of fabric. You’ll cut this fabric ...

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Wright’s Sidewinder

The Sidewinder by Wright is a simple and automatic bobbin winding device. It operates either with batteries or with an AC adapter ...

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Holiday Tablecloth Plan

We always try (don’t always succeed!) to decorate for the holidays. Doesn’t matter which holiday, we try to ...

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Necchi Lydia and a Pillow Case with French Seams

Here’s my Necchi Lydia, Model 544. It was an Ebay find — I probably paid a little too ...

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Fleece Ear Warmer/Headband

Like I said, it’s cold outside and I couldn’t find my ear warmers, so I decided to make ...

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