DIY Bags & Purses

DIY Woven Pom Purse

The Top 50 Bag Sewing Patterns of 2019

Making your own bags and purses is always a fun challenge but is so much easier with simple bag sewing patterns. Each tutorial below comes with full instructions, lots of photos each step of the way, and even a video tutorial or two. In this comprehensive list of bag sewing patterns, you’ll find inspiration and […] Read more…

35 Of The Best Refashion Ideas of 2019

We’ve all seen the incredible refashion ideas on Pinterest, but which ones can we actually do for ourselves? While some ideas are best left to the creative pros, here are 35 of the best refashion ideas of Pinterest that anyone can do. Most require no sewing and every single one takes no pattern, special skills, or […] Read more…

DIY Fringe Bag From A Recycled Kitchen Placemat

This week, we’ll be making a boho-style, DIY fringe bag out of a straw kitchen placemat! This is seriously the easiest DIY purse tutorial you have ever seen. You can get this project completed in under 30 minutes, takes inexpensive supplies, and looks unique when you’re finished. Sounds perfect right? Let’s get started…. Fringe Bag Supplies: […] Read more…

Easy DIY Neoprene Tote Bag w/ Printable Pattern

Who doesn’t love the soft, buttery texture of neoprene? This easy neoprene tote bag is the perfect tutorial if you’re just getting started sewing, have never worked with neoprene before, or are simply in the mood for a quick project. The large, exterior pocket is roomy enough to hold it’s own full size notebooks, a […] Read more…

DIY Messenger Bag

Make A DIY Messenger Bag From Scratch!

Today, let’s make a DIY messenger bag from scratch!  This messenger bag tutorial can be switched up to make large bags, small bags, laptop bags, tall and skinny passport holders…… you name it. This DIY messenger bag is completely customizable to suit whatever you can think of. Don’t you just love that? For today’s tutorial, […] Read more…

How to make a woven purse from a straw charging plate

How To Make A DIY Woven Purse (From Placemats!)

  Like so many of you guys, I absolutely love the look of all the woven purses in stores lately. A woven purse is perfectly casual, matches almost anything, and perfectly bohemian.  So why don’t we DIY one today? Since weaving our own wicker fabrics would be too time consuming and technical, I thought up […] Read more…

How to make DIY fabric flowers using silk and a blow torch. Make Roses and peonies easy tutorial

How To Make DIY Fabric Flowers…. With A Blowtorch

When I married my husband, it may come as no surprise that we wanted a DIY wedding. I made my own wedding dress, my cousin created the most magnificent cake, and my parents got to work making hundreds of fabric flowers. These DIY fabric flowers decorated our cake, bridesmaid dresses, boutonnieres, and my entire wedding […] Read more…