I don’t about you, but when I think of reading a book I want to snuggle up somewhere cosy & lose myself among the pages. This book pocket cushion brings all the best things together; a cushion for cosiness, a safe spot for your book & an extra space for a torch, cuddly toy or reading glasses. The handle makes it easy to escape to your favourite spot. And there is no risk of corner folding savagery… there’s a bookmark too!Continue reading “How to: Make An Easy Reading Cushion”
You have probably noticed our slight obsession with fusible woven interlining, we use it in lots of our tutorial projects. But it’s easy to see why: check out the ‘spring’ in the fabrics above – the fabric with interlining sits higher and rolls into a smoother curve.Continue reading “What is Fusible Woven Interfacing and How To Use It”
Treat yourself to a new bag – from old jeans!
If you have some tired looking jeans, their destination doesn’t need to be the charity rag bag yet. Give them a new lease of life with a transformation into this fabulous handbag. There is a massive selection of bag hardware & accessories here at Plush Addict, so let your creativity flow and produce a one of a kind masterpiece.Continue reading “Upcycled Denim Bag Tutorial”
These cute little fabric trays are a great beginner project. They stitch up quickly and are a very handy cute little item item to have dotted around your sewing room. Use them to catch threads or keep your little sewing notions tidy and easy to grab.Continue reading “15 Minute Upcycled Fabric Tray Tutorial”
Gardening can be a muddy business so let’s bring a splash of colour to the potting shed with this apron.
This sturdy companion, with a trio of generously sized pockets and easy release belt, will keep tools on hand and provide a safe space for harvested goodies.
We’ve also added some complementary accessories with wrist straps; they are the work of moments and a super handy for those most used tools.
Get comfortable sewing with canvas and learn how to sew mitred corners by making this project.Continue reading “Canvas Gardening Apron Tutorial”
You can never have too much storage & this innovative little basket and play mat won’t only keep toys, such as Lego, stored away – it can also help with the tidying up in a flash!
To complete this project you will need to feel comfortable sewing curves through multiple, sometimes thick, layers & be accurate in your measuring & cutting.Continue reading “Toy Storage Basket and Play Mat Sewing Tutorial”
One of the most popular posts on my blog has consistently been The Best Fabrics for Dribble Bibs & I’ve been planning on publishing a bib pattern & tutorial for a while now to compliment that post…
There are loads of other fabric choices you could use – check out the original post to run you through the options and the properties of each fabricContinue reading “How To: Make A Dribble Bib – Free Pattern And Tutorial”
Love is in the air!
This quick and easy project is perfect for Valentines Day! Read below for step-by-step instructions on how to make your own felt heart garland using only a few basic supplies.
There’s many different types of felt you could use for this project, we suggest giving our felt fabric guide a quick whizz through before you get started to help you decide which one is best for you!
Displaying hearts in your home spreads a positive message to your visitors, it says ‘you are welcome, I’m here for you & will bring a splash of colour to your home. It’ll also give you a sense of pride at what you achieved, every time you walk by!Continue reading “How To: Make A Heart Garland”
Eye masks are great if you need a little time to relax and unwind. They block out visual ‘noise’ around you as the darkness tricks your brain into the state of calm it associates with sleep.Continue reading “How To: Sew An Eye Mask – Free Pattern!”