Lesson Category: Video Tutorial

Video tutorial: How to sew a two zip pouch

How to make a two zipped purse

This tutorial takes you through the steps to make a nify little two zipped pouch.. perfect for anything. Aimed at beginners upwards. REMEMBER that if your zip is way too long, and a plastic coil zip,  you can just sew over the end and chop off the excess.

Video tutorial: How to sew a hairband

How to sew a hairband

You may have read, or heard, that some frontline workers are now suffeirng from sore ears from constantly wearing their masks. It seems that a hairband with buttons sewn on is a good solution. So with this in mind I have revisited an old Childrens’s workshop project and upsized it. So here’s a quick video …

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Video tutorial: How to make a snap pouch

How to sew a snap pouch

Remember those purses from your childhood, the ones where when you squeezed the sides they popped open? Well this is a bigger better version and unlike other tutorials out there this one has no raw edges on the inside, it’s as neat as neat can be. You will need; Fabric & wadding 10″ x 16″ …

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Video tutorial: How to sew a vinyl pouch

How to sew a vinyl pouch

Would you like to know the best ways for sewing with Vinyl? Even if  you don’t buy the vinyl brand new you’ll be amazed at how much vinyl packaging there is that you can repurpose. Garden covers, bedding and lots more are often packaged in vinyl wrapping these days. You will need; 1 x 10″ …

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Video tutorial: How to sew a fabric basket

How to make a fabric basket

A brilliantly simple project with a multitude of uses. I’ve used them at home to store fabric scrapss, tissues, cover a pen pot, hold cutlery and napkins on a garden table and cover a less loved plant pot. You will need; Pretty much any decent size fabric scraps work but during this tutorial I reference …

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Video tutorial: How to sew a bag organiser

How to make a bag organiser

Ever carried around a big shopping bag, or a simple tote, and lost your keys and phones in those hidden depths? Yep I’ve been there too and this nifty 10 minute make will save you hours of searching. You will need; Pretty much any decent size fabric scraps work but during this tutorial I reference …

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Video tutorial: How to sew a patchwork coaster

How to make a simple patchwork mat / coaster

With the warmer weather you mayy now be enjoying eating alfresco so why not make some simple mats for the garden table. You will need; 5 x 10″ squares and possibly a 10″ sqaure of of wadding or felt to go in the middle, but this is optional.

Video tutorial: How to sew a sliding pencil case

How to make a sliding pencil case

Download our free pattern with all the fabric requirements and full scale template  to make one of these clever sliding pouches. Perfect for pencils, pens, makeup brushes, crochet hooks and more. It is a great little project bag and stands up nicely waiting for action. and it makes the perfect gift. We’ve also put together …

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