50+ Things to Make From Drop Cloth

[pinit] [pinit] Drop cloth painters tarp is a great material for home decor and crafts.  It has that natural color and canvas texture, is inexpensive, and easy to paint, sew, stencil and swirl into a host of beautiful creations.  I find it to be as appealing in decor as burlap, but much … [Read more...]

Upcycled Sweater Cowl DIY

[pinit] Winter weather is here, and it is time to start thinking about cowls.  Over at Stuff Steph Does, learn how to upcycle your old sweaters into this cozy neck warmer.  What a perfect project for a Christmas gift.  Grab that pile of sweaters and get going. … [Read more...]

Make a Fall Infinity Scarf

[pinit] I found a cool free infinity scarf pattern at Sweetest Keepsakes that I just had to share.  Go see how Desiree takes a couple of yards of knit fabric and creates this beautiful autumn accessory with just a few simple steps! … [Read more...]

Guest Post: 20 Ways to Reuse Old Bed Sheets

[pinit] [pinit] In these times of economic uncertainty, it is more important than ever to get creative. Instead of throwing something away, it is time to reuse it, recycle it, and make it into something new. That shoe box? A great place to hold your stationary. Those dried up mushrooms? Perfect … [Read more...]

Make a Skirt from Lace Curtain

I found this adorable skirt fashioned from thrifted lace curtains over at By Wilma.  What an adorable, vintage feel.  She makes it look super simple to create.  Even someone horrified of their sewing machine (myself included) could tackle this project! … [Read more...]

Simple Beginner Skirt DIY

This sew a beginner skirt tutorial at Shrimp Salad Circus is a must do sewing project.  I am loving the color, and the simplicity.  If you are a beginner like me, this is right up your alley. … [Read more...]

Guest Post: Cute Toddler Mattress Topper

Hello everyone!  My name is Amber and I blog over at SaltTree.  Food, family, crafting and all things DIY is what you will find there.  I do hope you will come by for visit.  I'm sure you will find something you like! Thanks so much to Johnnie for having me guest post here on Saved By Love … [Read more...]

French Seam Envelope Pillow Covers

Do you want to refresh the look of your pillows and learn a fancy seam technique?  The French seam used in these envelope pillow cover means there are no raw edges, even on the inside cover's inside.  The look is professional and neat.  No stray frayed ends.  Not that they are a huge deal since they … [Read more...]

Old T-shirt to Skirt {Who Cares if it’s Winter}

I am soooo excited about this project!!  I really suck at sewing.  My sewing machine completely freaks me out.  I get way stressed when I think about threading a bobbin, and a gather stitch???  Forget it.  Nuh - uh.  Well guess what... I threaded my bobbin and turned an old T-shirt of hubby's into a … [Read more...]

Burlap Tag Embellished Star Ornaments

{Originally shared at Sew Woodsy}   Today I will share with you my easy burlap tag embellished fabric star ornaments. Supplies: White fabric; I used leftover tea towel scraps Fabric scissors Burlap Printer Sewing machine or needle and thread eyelets and eyelet setter string or twine … [Read more...]