Author: Lauren Lee

Making Father’s Day with Love

There is something special about a home made gift, that dad can use all year round, to be reminded of how awesome he is. These are all free patterns and tutorials and will use fabrics from your scrap piles or stash. A couple may require a trip to your local craft or fabric store for supplies, but overall low cost. Tells us what you are making for dad in the comments! The Tech Dad This is my kid’s dad – the tech man! I made him the cable cosy last year and he uses it when he travels for...

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Show me your knits!

Do you go cross eyed reading the shear madness of knit fabric specifications on a pattern? The cross eyed hang over is usually cured with a toss into the “to do next week” black hole. It’s okay, we all needle little help sometimes. Time to push up your sleeves, arm yourself with your sharpest shears and load your pin cushion because we are going in to the abyss of knits… Cotton Interlock Cotton Interlock Knit is a perfect place to start as she is thicker than most and holds her shape quite well meaning she sews a lot like...

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