Easy Minky Blanket Tutorial
This week was a first for me. In gearing up for my first craft show, I decided to finally work with Minky (also known as Minkee). I’ll admit, I’ve been afraid of the stuff for quite s…
Cuddle + Flannel Baby Blanket - Sew4Home
You'll love this blanket's easy binding, formed by wrapping a flannel backing square around to the front to create a wide, continuous border. We also show you a clever way to stitch the rick rack in place for a perfect reveal.
12 Life Changing DIY Ideas for your BABY
Okay okay.... these might not be life changing but they are definitely adorable and need to be put on your to-do list. You might find yourself putting other things off to complete these cute and needed projects. Don't worry, they will be worth your time. 1. Bow Tie Drool Bibs…for BOYS! (from a Men’s shirt) 2. DIY Animal Roll-Up Blankets…a quick and simple gift idea! 3. DIY Pacifier Clips…no more dropped/lost pacifiers 4.Self-Binding MINKY Baby Blanket…(with applique) 5.The Double “Doodie”…
Which fleece is which? Your quick start guide to fleece.
♥ Given the fact that this is fleece fun and I have over 60 free patterns on this site (most which are fleece) I've received several emails asking me
Tips For Sewing With Minky
I love this fabric! It's called minky, and it is soooooo soft. I've used it in quite a few projects, from QUILTS to OWLS to SLIPPERS. But, there's no way around it, it is hard to work with. I thought I'd share what I've learned about sewing with minky in hopes that less people will make the same mistakes as me. Tip #1 Pin A LOT! As you can see in my picture below I pinned this little owl like mad! Minky stretches, shifts and curls so the more pins the better. Tip #2 Spray adhesive is…