This fox/mink stole sewing pattern is a great addition to the vintage lover’s closet. Cruelty free, and with no mothball stink that so often accompanies vintage fur, this pattern can be made in an afternoon. A few tips on sewing faux fur: 1) I hated it. It shed all over the place, and it’s difficult … More Faux Fur Fox or Mink Stole Wrap Sewing Pattern Instructions
Have you guys heard of Makerist? If you live in Europe, and you’re a fan of sewing, knitting, crochet or embroidery, then you probably have. Makerist is an online community for people who enjoy these crafts, and they reached out to me recently to see if I wanted to sell my sewing patterns with them! … More Sewing Patterns Now Available on Makerist!
This post has been updated for clarity and photo quality. Ah, the majestic moose. Tall, mean and Canadian. Just like me (if I were tall). Buy it Here: Etsy Craftsy Fabric, not very much, like less than 1/2 yd The stiffest interfacing you can find for the antlers (and they still might flop over … More Moose Head Sewing Pattern and Instructions
The iconic wall mounted deer head. Buy it here: Etsy Kollabora Makerist *Approximately 3/4 yd fabric (denim, twill, canvas, upholstery, pretty much anything sturdy that doesn’t stretch) *Matching thread *Doll stuffing (a lot. Like, a 16oz bag of stuffing should be more than enough, but don’t go any smaller, just in case) *2 sturdy 1″ … More Wall Mounted Deer Head Sewing Pattern and Instructions
This guy: Is fairly easy to put together, despite the high number of photos included in these instructions. The finished measurements of the puppet are L10.5″ x W4.5″, which isn’t very big. It’s meant to fit the hands of a child or small-handed adult (I have small adult hands and it fits me just fine). … More Shark Puppet Sewing Instructions
In a real paper magazine no less! And I’ve been sitting on this blog post for months. As you may know, I create sewing pattern PDFs that I sell on Etsy and Craftsy. Many of them are wall mounted animal heads, and they’re very cute and you should buy one. Back in June, I was … More I’ve Been Published!
The iconic Rag Doll. Laura Ingalls dreamed of this doll. This pattern is free! Click here to download. Click here to view my other sewing patterns for purchase, if you’re into that kind of thing! It took me awhile to smooth out the rough edges of this pattern. As it turns out, a fashion pattern … More Rag Doll Free Sewing Pattern and Instructions