Sewing · Sisters vs Pinterest · Sisters, Paper, Scissors

Sisters Paper Scissors | Pinterest Inspired T-Shirt Tote Bags

This month we go back to our Pinterest boards to make t-shirt tote bags as inspired by this pin from the mommypotamus blog. It is a great way to upcycle old t-shirts. Here's my approach for making these. I used pinking shears to cut off the sleeves and the neck. The shape for the neck… Continue reading Sisters Paper Scissors | Pinterest Inspired T-Shirt Tote Bags

Sewing · Sisters vs Pinterest

Sisters Take on Pinterest | Embroidered Animal Doorstop

Francine chose our project this month and I have to say I was very excited.  I have been meaning to make a door stopper for a while now so this was just the push that I needed. The original idea for the Embroidered Animal Doorstop is from the blog Super + Super This is what… Continue reading Sisters Take on Pinterest | Embroidered Animal Doorstop

Sewing · Silhouette

Sunday Silhouettes – Stuffed Toy

Stop the presses! I used my sewing machine today..woohoo!  Tried out the sewing fabric interfacing today and made this stuffed bird. I found the design I wanted to use and opened it in the Silhouette software. Ungrouped it so that I could cut the individual pieces from different fabric and resized them.  Copied each shape… Continue reading Sunday Silhouettes – Stuffed Toy