Category: Home Sewing Projects

DIY Kitchen Towels | Free Tutorial

Hello, friends! Genie here from the Sew and Tell Project today, with a fun, easy, and inexpensive project – DIY Kitchen Towels. These make great

Quilted Fall Placemat Tutorial

DIY Quilted Placemat Tutorial

Would you like to dress up your table?  Wouldn’t it be great to learn how to make something quilted?  I have the perfect beginner photo

Burlap Basket Liner Tutorial

Hello Peek-a-Boo readers! It’s Kelly from Handmade Boy and I’m back with a tutorial perfect for your spring table! This burlap lined basket is so

DIY Drawstring Bag Tutorial

Mother is the necessity of invention, right?  Well, I’ve had a lot of necessities lately!  I noticed last week that my favorite makeup bag had

Valentine’s Day Pillow Tutorial

Hi there! Sarah from The Crazy Tailor here with a fun Valentine’s-themed pillow cover tutorial for you! Although you could take this idea any direction

Sewing Vision Board

As we have entered the new year, I’m sure you have each been asked or challenged to come up with a personal goal – a

Vintage Kitchen Towel Tutorial

As we are getting closer to the holidays, making presents for friends, family, and co-workers is on my mind. I am a huge fan of

10 Free Apron Patterns

One of my goals this year is to have all of my Christmas presents ready to go before December so I can really enjoy the

DIY Gameday Blanket

Fall is here which means it’s football season! With cooler weather arriving it’s the perfect time to make this quick and easy gameday blanket. Great

7 DIY Rag Rug Tutorials

Rugs are a great addition to any decor, but they can be so expensive! Here are 7 DIY rag rug tutorials for rugs to brighten

10 DIY Outdoor Fabric Projects

The sun is shining, and it is the season to spend time outdoors. Here are 10 fabric projects, some sewing and some no-sew, to add

Easy Stitched-Paper Garland

Did you know that you can sew paper with your sewing machine? My paper stash is almost as out of control as my fabric stash,

Draw String Toy Bag

Hi there! I’m here with a project likely everyone needs to make! Haha, at least I know I need about a dozen more! I picked

DIY Garden Flag Tutorial

Hi, Peek-a-Boo readers! Kelly here again. Has spring arrived at your house? It has here and I love it! After a long, cold winter of

Spring Pillowcase Tutorial

Tulip Pillowcase Tutorial

Hi, it’s Nienke again, from the contributor team! Has spring kicked in where you live yet? Over here in Holland there’s definitely some spring in

Sweater Basket Tutorial

In our house, we have this couch that swallows. everything. Seriously! It is super deep, squishy, and is the kind of couch that hugs you

How to Sew a Pillowcase

Learn how to sew a pillowcase! Pillowcases are the perfect beginner project and an easy way to customize the decor in your home. They also

Half-Handmade Appliqued Tea Towels

Are you looking for some quick gift ideas, but your creative self won’t let you just buy them? Here’s a “half-handmade” idea for you! Buy the

Triangle Baby Quilt

 Levi received this triangle baby quilt from his great Aunt and we love it so much! He likes the bright colors and I love the

Calendar Page Wall Art

  To make room for the baby we moved the big kids into a new room and I turned some calendar pages into wall art

Bird Baby Mobile Pattern

 To complete the nursery I made this fun bird baby mobile and I have a FREE pattern to share with you so you can make

DIY Crib Sheet | Free Tutorial

 Making your own diy crib sheet is easy, fun and actually quite affordable! With this easy diy crib sheet tutorial you can really brighten up

#1 Free Christmas Stocking Pattern

  Can you believe it’s almost December already?! Today I have a tutorial and FREE Christmas stocking pattern to share with you. It’s time to

Oh the Places You’ll Go Sign

Today we’re wrapping up the play room tour! Make sure you check out the previous two posts:Dr. Seuss Play RoomToddler Floor PillowsToday I have a

Dr. Seuss Play Room

We’re slowing settling into the new house and the play room is finally finished! I decided to go with a Dr. Seuss “Oh The Places

Reindeer Games Pillowcase

I’m getting started on holiday sewing and decided to whip up a fun holiday pillowcase for Anne to use every year at Christmas time She

DIY Crib Bumper | Free Tutorial

The nursery is finally finished! The diy crib bumpers really pulled it all together 🙂 After my son ended up like this multiple nights in

DIY Diaper Genie Refill

When we bought a Diaper Genie this summer I was really happy with it. Until our cartridge ran out and we had to buy more

Tinkle Tent | Free Pattern

Boys are messy! Turns out the whole mess making business starts at birth so I whipped this tinkle tent pattern up after we had 2

Baby Owl Mobile

Owl Baby Mobile Tutorial

Since we’re living in a temporary apartment this summer the kids’ room is a bit barren. I decided that it could use a little livening

Fabric Easter Eggs Tutorial

It’s officially spring and I can’t wait for Easter!  We really don’t have room for any large decorations and I didn’t want to go to

Patchwork Pillowcase

While I was working away on the Boxer Quilt my mom made a patchwork pillowcase for my little brother to take with him to Brazil

Chenille Baby Blanket

I am in LOVE with how this faux-chenille baby blanket turned out! So soft, so cuddly, and so unique! With a little man on the

Guest Post: Holiday Wreath

Today’s guest post is a beautiful wreath! Thank you, Amy, for letting me be a guest blogger today on Nap Time Crafters! My name is

Ho Ho Ho Blocks

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! I have to admit my favorite part of Thanksgiving is that is ushers in the Christmas Season! I had

DIY High Chair Revamp

 Have a high chair in need of a revamp??? Learn how to make a new cover for it! Some baby gear takes a definite beating

Rocking Chair Revamp

It’s garage sale season! I found this darling wood rocking chair for $10!! It was pretty dirty and scuffed up and in need of some

Watermelon Door Hanger

It’s summer! Greet your guest with a yummy watermelon door hanger!  Because nothing says summer like watermelon! Materials: Foam Board Exacto Knife Fabric- red &

Baseboard Photo Display

 It’s Home Decor week! I made this photo display for our family room and I LOVE it:) My favorite things is that I can change

Fabric Tree Nursery Decor

 “In the leafy treetops, the birds sing Good Morning” I wanted little miss to have a bright and cheerful nursery. Nothing seems more cheerful to

Heart Wreath Tutorial

Love is in the air I’m ready to welcome February with a fun heart wreath I’m loving the shabby chic look What I love most

DIY Toy Box | Free Tutorial

Are toys taking over your life? I felt like we were drowning in baby toys, so I came up with this quick and easy toy

Wrapping Paper Decor- JOY!

Remember the Sign for All Seasons? I completely forgot to get this posted- I hope you’re not still displaying a turkey! Here’s December: I didn’t

Keepsake Ornament

Every Christmas is special and now you can capture it with a keepsake ornament. These take about 5 minutes and cost practically nothing. Your kids

Toss Pillows

Ready to make some toss pillows? I love how mine turned out! I just recovered my old ones, but you could use pillow forms or

His & Her Sheets

I LOVE LOVE LOVE flannel sheets- the hubs not so much. So… I came up with (ok… actually it was my genius mother) these wonderful

Pumpkin Turkey- Gobble Gobble!

This pumpkin turkey is made from wooden spoons! How cute is that? And he takes all of 5 minutes to put together. He’s right at

Paint Poppin’ Pillows

Thanks to everyone who voted! My Paint Poppin’ Pillows made it through Round 2 of Crafting with the Stars. Ready to know the secret behind

Paper Plate Skeleton

This idea is brought to you by my amazing mother! We had some pretty awesome Halloween decorations growing up:) This was always one of my

Fabric Wall Border

Here’s a quick and easy alternative to wall paper, paint, stenciling, etc… It’s amazingly simple and completely removable and reusable hooray for fabric! I had