Craft/Sewing Magazines

Adorn -crafty girl’s guide to embellishing life

CRAFT– transforming traditional crafts

Mary Engelbreit’s Home Companion– inspiration for the art of life

Handmade-craft-decorating-sewing (from Australia)-lots of nice things on their website


Cutting Edge– sewing for today

Sew News-creating for you and your home

Sew Simple-enjoy the simpler side of sewing (by Sew News)

Threads– for people who love to sew


Twin (double) Needles

Using your double needles-Get Creative

How to use twin needles-Sewing mamas forum

Machine needle know how-Threads

Twin Needles-Timmel Fabrics


Quick tips for successful serging-Sew News

Sewing With Serger Basics-Utah State University Extension

Serger rolled hem tips (sew inspired)


Lapped Zippers (Threads)

Mastering Zippers (Sew News)

Perfect Bound Zippers (Paragon Patterns)

Training Pants Patterns

 Well, we are starting to potty train, so I thought I would make up some training pants…

 Free patterns

How to make a pair of Training Pants -Pull on underwear style, fleece with waterproof inner layer (no printable pattern, but photo instructions)

Easter Bunz Trainer Pattern– Snap sides with FOE binding (PDF pattern and photo instructions)

Chloe Toes Pocket Style Training Pants Tutorial– Snap sides with FOE Binding (no printable pattern, but photo instructions)

Goodness Gracious Pocket Training Pants- Front Pattern Piece / Back Pattern Piece -Snap sides with FOE binding (printable patterns, written instructions on pattern)

Wee Weka Side Snap Training Pants (2nd set of instructions)- S/M Pattern / M/L Pattern– Snap sides with FOE binding (PDF pattern with photo instructions)

Wee Weka Pull-On Training Knickers-customizable underwear style with optional waterproof layer (PDF pattern with photo instructions)