Turn your old favourite shirts into a T-shirt quilt!

T-Shirt Quilt

Those old memorable high school and college shirts may not fit you anymore but it doesn’t mean you have to throw, give away, or turn them into a rug for them to be useful again. Instead, you can give them a more meaningful new purpose by turning them into a T-shirt quilt! Also called a memory quilt, this sewing […]

Pillowcase baby sleeping bag

Pillowcase Baby Sleeping Bag

You’ve probably been reminded to “enjoy the journey” at some point or another. That’s wise advice for most of life’s adventures, but it’s particularly true for the 40 weeks a woman spends with a baby growing inside her. Women today celebrate pregnancy like never before. The new attitude of expectant moms is one of cheerful […]

Pillow Beds

Pillow beds.

If you have extra pillows in your home, you can bring them all together to use as a small bed while watching the TV or reading a book. Here’s how: Materials: Duvet Cover 4 Pillows, at least Sewing machine Scissors Steps: Measure the duvet cover using the pillows, and cut to desired length and width. […]

Turn daddy’s shirts into a dress for his little girl

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Sometimes we have a favorite shirt that we just can’t wear anymore but don’t want to throw away, either. If you happen to be raising daughters, then this project is definitely for you. Got some old shirts that daddy doesn’t wear anymore? Why not turn them into cute dresses for daddy’s little girls?! They’ll love […]

How to make a play kitchen slipcover

Kids Slipcover Chair

Do you have little kids at home but don’t have space for them to play in? Then this DIY play kitchen chair slipcover is one clever idea you can make! It’s easy to make. It won’t cost much, if at all, as you can upcycle old fabrics to make it. Definitely ideal for small houses, this […]

How to make your own sewing mannequin from duct tape

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Some people love making their own, unique dresses and clothes. If you’re one of those crafty people, then you should have a mannequin that is the size and shape of your body! And this is how you can make one… Use duct tape! Believe it or not, in the right hands, duct tape is enough to create a […]

How to Make Fabric Flowers

Fabric Flowers

We all know the benefits of having a potted plant or a bouquet of flowers in our home. Not only do they add accent to indoor spaces, but they can also add a relaxed,  beautiful atmosphere to even the dreariest corners of one’s home. Fresh flowers are the best as they are not only pretty, […]

Turn hardbound books into clutches with zipper!

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Let’s face it… not all old books have merit. In fact, some should probably have never been published. If you love reading as much as we do, then you know that walking into a bookstore as an adult gives you the same feeling you got as a child when you walked into a candy store. […]

Rock the Block

Rock the Block

From water and milk jugs to cleaning product containers and shampoo bottles, our homes are brimming with things that make our lives more convenient. That’s what most of modern society is about these days. But many of us often throw away items that can easily be reused or recycled instead. For instance, we don’t always […]

How to make a dog hammock for your car

Transporting dogs in the car can be quite the challenge. They yap, whine, and sometimes throw up before you’ve even fastened your seatbelt. Tired of cleaning your car’s interior after every trip to the dog park or vet? Then protect your seats by making this DIY hammock! Dog car hammocks are available in stores but […]