girls sewing pattern 4
Are you looking for the perfect circle skirt pattern? Why don’t you draft it yourself? It is easy and doesn’t take a lot of time.  You can use the skirt sloper drafting technique to make any of these skirts – a full circle skirt,  a half circle skirt, ¾ circle […]

How to draft and make a circle skirt pattern

Girls Summer Dress Pattern 4
With mommy and granny beeing seamstresses, this girl gets a new dress for any occasion. It makes her happy and us – extremely satisfied. Sewing is so rewarding, especially when you do it for the ones you love. This is a downloadable PDF sewing pattern to make for a girl […]

Girls Summer Dress Digital PDF Sewing Pattern

How to use a coverstitch machine
A coverstitch is a sewing machine that usually has one, two, or three needles and a looper underneath. The needles and the looper threads create a chain. The seam that is made tolerates stretching very well. Therefore, it is mostly used with knitted and stretching fabrics. In my opinion, it […]

What is a coverstitch machine?

How toalter neckline opening
There are several ways to reduce a wide neckline. They can fall into two main categories: 1. If you are working on a pattern. Applying changes directly on the bodice pattern is perhaps the easiest way to manipulate the neckline. And usually, the one that gives the best results. Lift […]

How to make a neckline smaller or bigger

girls-pleated-dress-free-pdf-pattern 4
The Girls pleated dress was created on a request. My daughter was invited to a birthday party at the kinder garden and we had to come up  with something that is comfortable and beautiful at the same time. She loved it and all the girls there loved it too! She […]

Girls Pleated Dress with a Free PDF Pattern

Free sewing pattern and a video tutorial for a girl's ladybug costume 2
Somewhere around Christmas, we were invited to an event with costumes required. We had some alternatives, but finally, we chose the ladybug costume. I had some leftovers of foam rubber and some red knitted fabric. I love making costumes from foam rubber because it gives them that 3D effect. The foam […]

DIY How to make a Ladybug costume for Halloween with ...

how to sew an elastic waistline 2
In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how I replace the elastic band on the waistline that is too loose. I’ve created a video tutorial that you can watch here. Subscribe to the YouTube channel for more video tutorials. Or, if you prefer, there are reading instructions, too. There […]

How to sew an elastic waistband

sell my clothing line online is probably the most popular platform for selling crafts online. In this blog, I am going to keep track of my experience with Etsy. Since I am just in the beginning, I don’t have too much to share, but my experience in setting up the shop and some insights […]

How to sell on Etsy (my experience)

I launched my first online shop back in 2007. I used all my recourses to get it ready. All my family and friends were involved one way or another. Some friends made the photos, we got the clothing line ready. It took a lot of time and effort and pushed […]

11 mistakes not to make when selling your crafts online ...