60 Ways to Upcycle Jeans

Upcycled Denim Eggs Easy Water-Resistant Upcycled Jeans Picnic Blanket - a Houseful of Handmade Stylish Copper and Denim Craft Caddy Upcycled Monogrammed Denim Gift Tag - Pillar Box Blue Old Jeans Necklace Repurposing an old pair of … [Read more...]

Upcycle a Table Runner into DIY Pillows

Hi Everyone, It’s Becky from Patchwork Posse. Home of fun sewing projects, quilt alongs, and a lot of chit chat! A few years back I had picked up a table runner that I had loved. It didn't fit anywhere, but I couldn't let it go and brought it home. It was super long and on one side it had the … [Read more...]

DIY Window Treatment for Double Deck Doors

[pinit][pinit] If you have double deck glass doors, you may be wondering what kind of window treatment works and looks best with them.  I ran into the same dilemma in the living room of our new residence.  Hanging a rod above the door frame would leave me with curtains hanging in the way every time … [Read more...]

50 Plus Awesome Ways to Upcycle Clothing

[pinit][pinit] Before you haul that pile of old clothes off to Goodwill, you may want to check out this collection of 50+ awesome upcycled clothing tutorials! Up the style of your wardrobe with some simple and inexpensive creative ideas to refashion those old clothes. Did we miss your favorite? Let … [Read more...]

50 Plus Awesome DIY Curtains & Other Window Treatments

[pinit] [pinit] If you are looking for budget friendly, DIY window treatment ideas, this week's 50+ is for you! You will find a variety of beautiful options to dress your windows to suit your taste, without emptying your wallet. No sew, sew, blinds, curtains, valances are all in there. … [Read more...]

The 50 Plus Best Scrap Fabric Project Tutorials

[pinit] [pinit] If you are anything like me, you have fabric scraps that are so beautiful and you just can part with them.  Well, what to do?  Today I am sharing the 50 best scrap fabric project tutorials my search revealed.  You can make anything from fabric scrap home decor to jewelry, shoes … [Read more...]

How to make Christmas Stockings from Recycled Tea Towels

[pinit] [pinit] Bringing you back a blast from the past.  I am not a seamstress, it's no secret.  You will be able to whip up these adorable burlap, lace, tea towel stockings even if you are scared of your sewing machine!  Enjoy. These Christmas stockings are made from canvas tea towels from … [Read more...]

How to Make Fabric & Wooden Bead Jewelry

[pinit] [pinit] I had the pleasure of attending a DIY blogger conference, Haven, in Atlanta over this past weekend.  I could write for days about the awesomeness of that whole experience, but that is not what this post is about.  While there, my friend Jessica from Mom4Real was sporting a cool … [Read more...]

Old Socks to Fingerless Gloves

Have your worn your favorite socks to the point of holes and you are just not ready to part with them?  Why not turn them into fingerless gloves, with this simple DIY?  You will have your own unique custom gloves for next to nothing, and you will have saved your holy socks from being tossed in a … [Read more...]

Make Quick and Easy Pillow Covers

[pinit] Whether you have a sewing machine and rarely touch it, or you are on it hours a day, this envelop pillow pattern is for you.  I fall in the first category, and these little cuties are a cinch to make.  I created them from some chevron fabric, an old sheet, a white tea towel, and black … [Read more...]