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DIY Mittens for the Holidays

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These beautiful mittens are super warm, super hip and a great gift idea just in time for the holiday season. All you need is some fleece, ribbing, and a sewing machine! This is also a fabulous way to use up scrap fabrics, just read on to see how easy they are to create…

Sew Your Own Cosmetics Bag

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CARRY ALL – This cosmetics bag will serve you well at home and when you travel. The fabric can be wiped clean, so it’s practical as well as pretty. Sew one for yourself!

This Frog Wash Cloth DIY Makes Bath Time Fun!

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It makes bathing twice as fun! The washcloth is sewn of green terry cloth and decorated with white terry cloth and black cotton fabric to make a funny frog character and makes an extraordinary gift for new borns – you could even embroider for further customization. Read on to see the tutorial and free template, as it can be sewn in just a few steps!

Trick or Treat: 5 NEW Kid's Costumes

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When the spooky festivities are finished, these Halloween costumes fit right back into everyday fashion! This collection is from the 11/2018 issue of BurdaStyle magazine and include comfy and easy to make costumes that your littles ones will want to wear again and again.

Clear View: Transparent Bag DIY

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Annoyed of the endless search for something at the bottom of your bag? Here is a super-hip solution: a transparent bag made of PVC! The durable plastic shopper made of vinyl is not only a real it-piece, but also extremely handy when shopping. Read on to see how you can sew one for yourself…

Halloween Turns into Glamourween!

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This sparkling pumpkin decoration is an absolute eye-catcher. It’s perfect for your upcoming Halloween party or as a table decoration for the fall, this DIY looks glamorous and will make you now want fall to end! Whether spray paints, paint crayons, glitter or rivets – in this autumn decoration there are no limits…

DIY Small Silk Scarf

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Whether as a scarf, arm or bag jewelry: Small silk scarves in a pattern mix may now be missing in any outfit. We show you here in this tutorial how to step-by-step make this versatile fashion accessory. Whether you wear it in your hair, on your wrist, or tied to your bag – this small silk scarf packs a stylish punch to your attire.

DIY Bow Hair Clip

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Hair clips with velvet bows make every day a gift and fit perfectly with a ponytail to elevate your hairstyle! All you need is some ribbon, a hand sewing needle, and a clip – then you are on your way to the hair’s “it” accessory. Why not make one for you and all your friends!

Sweet Smocking

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SWEET SMOCKING! Enjoy the last warm days of the season in a checked top with elastic shirring. All you need is some elastic, a sewing machine, and the perfect fabric to transform a rectangle piece of fabric into a top perfect for layering and fitting to many different bodies.

DIY Donut Pencil Case

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Sweet as sugar! These darling donut pencil cases will be the envy of the whole school – and when making them, you can give your creativity free rein! Read on to see how to sew up these yummy organizers…

An Old Jewelry Box Gets a New Function!

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Surprise! This clutch is not sewn, but made from a small wooden jewelry box. It is elevated and decorated as desired with mother of pearl, fabric, buttons or cake lace. We show how to do it below!

DIY Emoji Purse Dangle!

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Give me a smile – good mood is guaranteed with this funny bag charm! Use up your scraps to sew this smiley purse friend that you can attach to any bag or purse and bring a smile wherever you go.

Back to School Backpack & Pencil Case

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Kids are already sure from the beginning that it is worthwhile to leave a positive impression on their classmates. These self-sewn backpacks can use your kids’ own creative ideas for the perfect school necessity. We show you how to put yours together here as well as a pencil case!

DIY Drawstring Gathers

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GREAT GATHERS! Drawstring casings give simple basics chic sophistication. You can add drawstring gathers to any dress or T-shirt, all you need is some bias tape, cording, and a sewing machine.

Rug to Beach Bag Upcycle!

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IN THE BAG – From throw rug to striped beach bag in less than two hours. Get a rug with a fun trim on it to elevate the design of your beach bag – this bag being so easy to make, you can whip up a matching one for every swimsuit you have!

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