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Make your own reusable shopping bag!

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Reusable shopping bags are the best! They are super handy, sustainable, and some even come with fun sayings on them. But, they can also be cheaply-made, rip easily, and are annoyingly floppy. So, we have reimagined and redesigned the typical shopping bag! This tutorial will show you how to easily create a reusable bag that you will love! The materials used will make the bag sturdy enough for daily use, the bag will be able to stand up on its own, and the mesh material will even allow the bag to double as a stadium bag (if we are ever...

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5 Time-Saving Sewing Hacks

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When I first began my quest to sew within a busy lifestyle, I broke down and purchased one of those semi-expensive sewing project kits from my local craft store. I thought: Yes! No more fighting pattern pieces or cutting fabrics, I can get right to the fun of actually sewing! Oh, how wrong I was. Do you know that they charge you more for these kits than if you were to pick out your own fabrics for the project, and the freaking fabrics aren't even pre-cut? This was a huge disappointment to me, as I had lived my whole life...

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5 Ways to learn sewing from the comfort of home.

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Many of us have a sewing machine sitting in our hall closet, ready for love and use. Many more of us want to jump on the DIY train and learn to easily create beautiful items--can it be done easily from home? Yes! 1. Start with a sewing kit. Sometimes, when deciding to pick up a new hobby, it can be hard to know how to get started. With all the options for supplies, fun projects that you want to learn to make, and cool tools and gadgets that you want to add to your sewing collection, where do you begin?...

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Best Fabrics for Beginners

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SEW... With all the many types of fabrics to choose from, what would be the best choice to start out with? If you are a beginner, have a child that would like to learn to sew, or just want to sew without the hassle and headache, these fabric tips are for you!

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Best beginner sewing machines for any budget.

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What are the best, budget-friendly, beginner sewing machines out there? I have compiled a list. My criteria are 1.Price, 2.Simple vs Complex, 3.Quality.

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