Over the past few weeks, I’ve tried out a number of different face mask patterns from pleated to fitted and found that a lot of patterns smushed my nose down and left open areas on the top, sides, and bottom for air to flow freely in and out. The easiest to sew pattern with the
It’s been almost a year since I released my free Christmas plush sewing pattern for Doodles the Deer! For this holiday season, I’m releasing a mash-up of Doodles the Deer and my other free patterns for making Christmas plush and plush ornaments! I’ve updated the Doodles the Deer pattern, so the arms, legs, antlers, and
It’s Polar Bear Week and also time to start thinking about holiday crafting! If you’re looking for the perfect DIY gift for kids, that special someone, or even yourself, look no further! Mr. Foofs the Polar Bear free sewing pattern comes in two sizes and can be sewn by hand or on the machine. Mr.
It’s Sew a Softie month, and I’m excited to join over two dozen bloggers posting free, easy-to-sew softie tutorials this month! The Sew a Softie event was created by Trixi Symonds of Coloured Buttons in 2016 as an initiative to encourage those with little to no sewing experience to attempt a fun and simple sewing project!
With Mother’s Day right around the corner, I took inspiration from one of my mom’s favorite animals for creating my latest plush design. She loves raccoons, and I’m sure she would have one as a pet if she if could (I think I get my obsession with animals from her 😉). I made a raccoon last
I’m excited to release my newest free pattern for Booper the Cat and her pet guinea pig, Potato! Since releasing the pattern and tutorial for Quigley the Corgi, I’ve received a few requests for a cat sewing pattern as well as patterns for other common pets. It generally takes a few weeks, if not months, for
Quigley the Corgi free sewing pattern comes just in time for making the perfect Valentine’s Day gift! Nothing says “I love you” like a handmade corgi you can squeeze! Quigley the Corgi is based on an actual corgi I see regularly at the park. His owner knows I am obsessed with him and stops to
**Update 11/23/18: This pattern and tutorial has been updated. If you want the new Doodles the Deer pattern that goes with the fabric kits and that is the same size as the other free patterns, see the new tutorial here. Despite being a little tubby, Doodles the Deer requires cozy accessories to stay warm during the