Cushions and Pillows for the Home: Sewing Inspiration

Spring is here. Yippee! While you might be tempted to dive into Spring cleaning. Stop! Don't do that!

Spring sewing is much more fun than spring cleaning. Instead of cleaning, sew something for you home. I'm sure your home will feel much prettier that way. Cleaning can wait! 

My house is desperately in need of a few touches to make it feel like our special place. Here's some of my favourite home decor sewing patterns:

Chic Shorts & Skorts to sew for the active girl

While I love sewing my daughter pretty dresses that twirl and spin, there's a problem. She's an active kid that likes climbing, and sliding and getting in amongst it. Frilly dresses just don't fit with her active lifestyle.

That's not going to stop me sewing for her. It just makes the sewing more fun to add the pretty touches to practical activewear. With these cute skorts and shorts sewing patterns and tutorials, she can look adorable and girly but still climb the tallest tree.

11 Merriest Christmas Ornament Sewing Patterns

Decorating the Christmas tree is such a special family tradition. Getting the ornaments out of the box, and remembering Christmases gone by. In our family, each family member has special Christmas ornaments that they hang on the tree.

Every year, we add to our ornament collection. Handmade Christmas ornaments give a special touch. You can personalise them to your family. Here are 11 of the merriest Christmas ornament sewing patterns.