Jane from Buzzmills shows us how to use upcycled sweaters and a little rib knit to make the Little Things to Sew mitten pattern earth-friendly and extra cozy!
little things to sew
Many fun costumes have been made using Oliver + S sewing patterns. Here’s a round up of some of our recent favorites.
customizing with oliver + s: doll carrier backpack
Rita is sharing how she attached the Bear Carrier to the Penguin Backpack (both are found in the Little Things to Sew book) to create an innovative doll carrier backpack.
customizing the no-tie scarf: pencil scarf
Shelley from Bartacks and Singletrack joins us today to share a step-by-step photo tutorial on how to change the no-tie scarf from the Oliver + S Little Things to Sew book into a pencil scarf.
outdoor ready: camping capes
Ashley is sharing camping capes as another contribution to the Outdoor Ready series which is all about using performance fabrics to make handmade outdoor apparel.
little things to sew: cover to cover challenge
The Oliver + S Little Things to Sew: Cover to Cover Challenge is going on until the end of August. Shelley checks in today with a status update on the challenge.
feature friday: pug dog backpack
Feature Friday is back this week with an amazing pug dog backpack (customized from the Penguin Backpack) by Jen of J Wo sews.
my favorite oliver + s pattern: deb from sewing stash challenge
Deb from Sewing Stash Challenge visits the blog today to talk about her favorite Oliver + S sewing pattern, the Bubble Dress.
inspiration: gift ideas from little things to sew
The holidays are coming, and you want to give handmade gifts. Here are some ideas from Liesl Gibson’s book, Oliver + S Little Things to Sew.
customizing with oliver + s: giraffe backpack
The Penguin Backpack pattern from Little Things to Sew can be used to make other fun critters. Allison even shown you how to convert it into a darling giraffe!
spring sewing from the little things to sew book
I was looking through Little Things to Sew again the other day, thinking about all the things I could make for S again, especially now that it’s spring.
what about winning that book on your list?
A year or two ago I wrote a book. And a lot of you have that book and have sewn a whole bunch of projects from it. This time of year it seems to be especially popular because it includes …
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