Category Archives: DIY Tutorial

Dyed Apron with Accents

Dyed Apron Main

This apron is already so beautiful without any additions or alterations.  It’s feminine and well-designed to fit many body types and look beautiful right out of the box. I wanted to add another dimension to the apron by accentuating the lace accents and giving it a bright, sunshiney color.  This is how I designed the […]

Lace Doily Bowl

Lace Doily Bowl process main

This Lace Doily Bowl tutorial is like making a work of art.  Your friends will ask you where you got such a unique and beautiful conversation piece. Supplies White Tatting Lace Round Doily  Aleene’s Stiffen Quik Spray Liquid 2 small bowls This craft doesn’t take skill but it takes a considerable amount of patience.   […]

Handkerchief Embellished T-shirt

Handkerchief Embellished Tshirt MAIN

This Handkerchief Embellished T-shirt is a great afternoon project that requires no special equipment or skills.  You don’t even have to sew!Supplies: T-shirt Handkerchief Fabric Glue Scissors If your t-shirt is new you’ll want to pre-wash it to allow it to shrink to its final size. Make sure to use fabric glue.  It’s specially designed […]

Doily Apron

Tray Doily Apron Main

My little girl loves to play kitchen and dress up and shop owner.  These darling Doily Aprons are a perfect way for her to get all dolled up for all three! There are so few supplies in this project and it takes about 15 minutes to accomplish but the results are to die for! I […]

Ribbon Trimmed Dinner Napkin DIY Tutorial

Ribbon Trimmed Napkin Process bottom

These Ribbon Trimmed Dinner Napkins add a sophisticated touch to any event.  They’re a perfect project for beginners seamstresses and take less than 30 minutes to complete.  How easy is that! With adult supervision, a young seamstress could use this as a giftable project at Christmas.  It’s a series of straight stitches that can be […]

Hanky Bookmark

Hanky Bookmark FINAL with text

Make a special gift for your favorite teacher, librarian, or book lover.  This Hanky Bookmark is simple to sew and takes very few supplies.  Even a beginner can make this Hanky Bookmark in under 30 minutes. You should be able to make 3 – 4 bookmarks per printed handkerchief depending on the dimensions. Supplies Printed handkerchief […]

Doily Canvas Art

doily canvas main FINAL

If you’re looking for a fun and easy painting project, try this Doily Canvas Art to create a unique painting in a single afternoon. Choose a doily that has pretty solid pieces with fewer openings.  If the doily has a lot of tiny strings all over then it won’t do a good job of creating […]