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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!

Enhance your Seams with Rhinestones!

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SHINING STONES – Rhinestones for everyday? Why not? Gems and crystals sparkle especially well in the sunshine!

Make Your Own Resin Jewelry!

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Bright examples for great design – these pieces of jewelry and jewelry holding plate are made of resin and decorated with fluorescent daylight colors. Here we show you how easy it is to make these pieces…

DIY Off-The-Shoulder Blazer

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TAKE IT FROM THE TOP! Jackets are now being worn off-the-shoulder, as super-sexy and trendy tops as seen on celebrities and walking down the runway. Read on to see how you can alter an existing blazer in your closet and up-cycle it to be an “it” piece…

DIY Summer Table Decor

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It’s so easy to bring the summer into the house! These deco ideas brings the summer feeling onto the table in any weather, and the pineapple place card holder has us wanted to plan a party.

DIY Sewing Organizer

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Organization is an art… and this organizer for sewing supplies is both pretty and practical. Hang it near your sewing machine so your needed tools are right in your arm’s reach so you can get your project done quicker!

Braid Your Own Net Bag

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NET A BEAUTY ! Our must-have ignores its origin as a lowly shopping bag and proudly presents itself as the newest It-accessory. Read on to see how you can easily knot one up yourself…

Keep Things Organized (And Pretty) on Your Desk

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These origami pencil holders with iridescent effect bring both organization and elegance to your workspace. Whether you need a little more storage in your make-up area or sewing table, these pencil holders are perfect for anything you need to keep together. They are also super fun and east to make!

Add Some Shimmer to Your Sleeves

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SHINE & SPARKLE – This summer’s most important jewels are sewn in place. Sequins sparkle on basics such as T-shirts and more bring new life to old garments, and use up little bits of leftover sequin fabric that you may have.

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