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Sew a Cute Vintage Book Page Garland

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Tis the season for cute crafts!  Do you remember the bookmarks I made from vintage book clippings?  Well, here’s another quick and easy sewing project that also incorporates vintage book pages… Book Page Garland Materials vintage book pages (You can make copies of them if you don’t want to cut up the actual pages.  In [...]

14 Recipes for Fall

14 Recipes for Fall

I know that my posts here on Making the World Cuter are usually in the realm of sewing, but today I am going to share with you a round-up that involves one of my other passions–COOKING! With fall just around the corner, I am already envisioning my kitchen bursting with the aromas, sights, and tastes [...]

Cute Naptime Bundle:Sew a blanket, stuffed animal, and pillow

Sew a naptime bundle with a blanket, stuffed elephant and pillow. A perfect gift!

Do you remember the flannel Baby Bundle that I shared with you awhile back?  The tutorial showed how to sew a blanket, burp cloth, and bib using only two yards of flannel fabric.  Well, get your flannel out again because today I’m sharing another fantastic bundle idea… With two yards of flannel you can sew a [...]

Cute Tooth Fairy Pillows

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I recently ready the book Silverlicious  by Victoria Kann to my four-year-old daughter.  The book goes through the main character’s adventure of losing her sweet tooth and discovering another meaning of sweetness beyond treats, candies, and goodies.  Prior to beginning the book, I had failed to realize that my daughter didn’t know anything about losing [...]

How to Applique

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Appliqueing is a fun and easy way to embellish cloth items like onesies, t-shirts, totes, bibs…  The possibilities are endless!  Drawing your own applique patterns is a great way to personalize cloth items, but the web is also filled with great applique patterns like the penguin shown below from Stitchwerx Designs. Once you have your [...]

Sewing Bee: A Roundup of Cute Sewing Tutorials from Three Talented Bloggers

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How about a sewing bee with three ladies who have some fabulous sewing ideas?  Their sewing tutorials are perfect for both beginners and experts alike! Meet the wonderful ladies you will be sewing with today… Veronica is a fabulous seamstress who is always sewing something spectacular and sharing it on her blog SewVery. Kim is [...]

Sew Cute Bookmarks

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I know that this is an era full of e-readers and electronics, but I still feel that when it comes to reading, nothing beats holding an actual book in your hands. Here’s how to sew some fantastic bookmarks that any avid reader is bound to love…

Cute Tutu Tutorial

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Making your child’s Halloween costume? Need to sew something for your daughter’s next dance recital? Want something special for your little one to wear for family photos? Have you considered a tutu? These beautiful, gauzy creations are more versatile than you may think. Follow these steps and you’ll have a tulle tutu skirt sewn up [...]