20 ways to make clothes last longer

20 tips to help you extend the life of clothes!

  It’s back to school time and you’re dreading buying new school wardrobes? Don’t!! Here are 20 ways to make clothes last longer!! Too short pants? No problem? T-shirt to snug? No biggie! Dress too short? Not an issue! Sweater too tight? Fixable! 20 ways to make clothes last longer Make pants longer. – Makeit-Loveit.com

How to patch a hole in your pants

DIY knee patch ideas

Mending or a hole in your pants doesn’t have to be ugly! There are so many fun ideas out there to patch a hole. Here are some properly mended pants as well as some super silly mending.  Best ways to patch a hole in your pants Do some handstitching: Hand stitched fun from Boostitch Cute knee

Sewing hacks & tips you need to know!

I’ve gathered 40 sewing tips & hacks that may make your life easier. These sewing hacks are great for increasing your skills, speeding up your process or just keeping things better organized! Sewing hacks & tips: Use a double needle without a second spool holder – Make It Love It Use binder clips as an

Is sewing clothes worth it?

Let’s talk about sewing clothes, shall we? Why do people sew now when we really don’t need to? We don’t have to make our own clothes or even mend our own clothes like past generations. Sewing is purely hobby status now. Most people would argue that it’s fun and cute that others sew quilts and

Sewing for home!

Home sewing tutorials & inspiration! Follow this pinterest board!

Love to sew for your home? Whether it’s pillows, organizers, curtains, aprons, towels or more this is the place to follow! Follow the Home Sewing Pinterest Board. Follow Andrea Pannell on Pinterest!

20 DIY pencil pouches

Make your own DIY pencil pouch or pencil case! Here are 20 tutorials for different styles of pencil cases you’ll love! A new pencil case is a little something to make the new school year special and unique. There are simple pencil pouches and complicated pencil pouches, something to fit any experience level. All these

20 DIY backpack tutorials

  Start sewing for back to school! Here are 20 DIY backpack tutorials and patterns to sew! I’ve chosen 20 popular backpacks you’ll love! Fox Trot & Buzzy Buddy by  Filles à Maman  Envelope Backpack by Handmade Charlotte Owl Tag Along backpack on Moda Bake Shop Petals Galore backpack tutorial on UCreate Retro Rucksack tutorial

10 ways to make curtains! (sew & no sew)

10 DIY curtain tutorials!

There are so many different styles of curtains you can make for your home. I’ve searched the web and found 10 different styles I think you’ll love! Make curtains of any style with these tutorials.  From elegant to simple from sewn to no sew! Click the links below to see the full tutorial for how to