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CardinalSewingNest.com. Sewing and DIY blog. My name is Carole Cardinal, I am a fashion design graduate and I also have a textile management degree. I love to make things with my hands and I enjoy the creative process. Thank you for passing by ; )

Cardinal Sewing Nest
Refashioning
Bland to Bling
Tailoring
Artisting

Refashioning

How to make a scarf from a sweater, how to decorate clothes with metal rings, the best way to make jump rings. Piercing-inspired clothing trend DIY.

How to make a scarf from a sweater – Cardinal Sewing Nest

How to make a scarf from a sweater, how to decorate clothes with metal rings, the best way to make jump rings. Piercing-inspired clothing trend DIY.

Blazer refashioned with zippers insertions inspired by Burberry

Blazer refashioned with zippers insertions – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Blazer refashioned with zippers insertion.Thrift to couture inspired by Burberry. Step by step tutorial time required for this DIY 2 hours,

Before and After T-shirt to infinity scarf

tshirt to infinity scarf – Cardinal Sewing Nest

tshirt to infinity scarf. DIY not needing a sewing machine.Quick transformation with rewarding result perfect for beginners

Wedding dress makeover

Wedding dress into baby gown – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Wedding dress into baby gown. Wedding dress to christening dress tutorial. Basic pattern alterations to commercial pattern little girl first custom dress.

How to use your jeans to update your denim jacket; creative way to DIY a denim jacket, how to make a denim flower brooch, how to make quilt knots on buttons

Use your jeans to update your denim jacket – Cardinal Sewing Nest

How to use your jeans to update your denim jacket; creative way to DIY a denim jacket, how to make a denim flower brooch, how to make quilt knots on buttons

How to embellish a vintage sweater; I will demonstrate how to embellish a sweater with lace, how to bead lace, how to use a blanket binding to make a satin ruffled neckline and how to use decorative lace zippers to modify the sweater shape.

Trash to Couture

How to embellish a vintage sweater. Trash to Couture story. How to embellish a sweater with lace, how to bead lace, how to make a satin ruffled neckline

We see many denim garment mashups on the web and I wanted to explore a creative way to DIY a denim jacket with a pair of jeans with a contrasting color. I wanted to demonstrate how to use your jeans to update your denim jacket and how to make a denim flower brooch with the left over fabric. I also made quilt knots on buttons to embellish this denim jacket.

Denim mashup DIY

How to use your jeans to update your denim jacket; creative way to DIY a denim jacket, how to make a denim flower brooch, how to make quilt knots on buttons

How to make a scarf from a sweater

How to make a scarf from a sweater – Cardinal Sewing Nest

How to make a scarf from a sweater, how to decorate clothes with metal rings, the best way to make jump rings. Piercing-inspired clothing trend DIY.

How to make an infinity scarf from a regular scarf. Scarf makeover

DIY regular scarf to infinity scarf – Cardinal Sewing Nest

DIY regular scarf to infinity scarf embellished with pom pom trimmings. Easy scarf makeover and a perfect project for beginners. 1 hour DIY pompom scarf.

Upcycle jeans into a stylish handbag. How to sew boxed corners, add a rigid bottom insert and line the purse.

DIY handmade bag from old jeans

DIY handmade bag from old jeans. How to upcycle jeans into a stylish handbag. How to sew boxed corners, add a rigid bottom insert and line the purse.

Men's shirt to off the shoulder blouse

Men's shirt to off the shoulders blouse – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Men's shirt to off the shoulder blouse. How to cut the shirt, measure the elastics and re-use the wrist plackets as sleeve tabs. Time required 3 hours.

Men's shirt into women top

Men's shirt into women top – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Men's shirt into women top. Off-the-shoulder blouse with an inserted yoke, sleeves and wrist cuffs as pockets and shirt collar as a martingale.

Awarded top 50 refashion blog  I ranked 20 th!  Click on the image to view all talented winners

Awarded top 50 refashion blog I ranked 20 th! Click on the image to view all talented winners

Bland to Bling

Patched jeans. Visibly mending jeans by hand

How to patch jeans with fabric – Cardinal Sewing Nest

How to patch jeans with fabric using fabric scraps and basic hand sewing stitches. Perfect project for children and beginners sewing machine not required.

Easy to follow step by step tutorial on How to make a stencil from an image, How to cut out shapes in fabric and How to hand bead. Do not be intimidated by this DIY  jean jacket, it is really simple to execute.

Bead your jean jacket

Bead your jean jacket DIY. Step by step tutorial; how to make a stencil from an image, how to adapt a stencil for fabric cutting, how to cut out shapes in fabric and how to hand bead. Do not be intimidated by this DIY jean jacket, yes it does requires time, yet it is really simple to execute. Enjoy being creative!

For this DIY grommet jean jacket I am happy to show you how to add grommets to clothing and to demonstrate an exciting way to use nail art supplies for fabric coloring. No sewing machine is needed to revamp and customize a denim jacket.

Use nail art supplies for fabric coloring

DIY grommet jean jacket. How to add grommets to clothing, use nail art supplies for fabric coloring. Customized a denim jacket no sewing machine is needed

For this DIY grommet jean jacket I am happy to show you how to add grommets to clothing  and to demonstrate an exciting way to use nail art supplies for fabric coloring. No sewing machine is needed to revamp and customized a denim jacket.

DIY grommet jean jacket

DIY grommet jean jacket. How to add grommets to clothing, use nail art supplies for fabric coloring. Customized a denim jacket no sewing machine is needed

DIY veiled beanie sequins faux-fur pompom

DIY veiled beanie sequins faux-fur pom pom – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Day 1 of 7 days 7 hats. Step by step illustrated tutorial. DIY veiled beanie; How to measure and cut the veil. How to properly attach a pom pom. How to hand sew sequins. Time required for this DIY 1 hour 30 minutes, perfect for beginners. Enjoy Winter!

Bead your jean jacket DIY  How to cut out shapes in fabric

Bead your jean jacket DIY How to cut out shapes in fabric

Bead your jean jacket DIY. Step by step tutorial; how to make a stencil from an image, how to adapt a stencil for fabric cutting, how to cut out shapes in fabric and how to hand bead. Do not be intimidated by this DIY jean jacket, yes it does requires time, yet it is really simple to execute. Enjoy being creative!

DIY Embellished hat with appliqué

DIY Embellished hat with appliqué – Cardinal Sewing Nest

How to hand sew a sequin appliqué and individual sequins. Time required for this hat transformation 1 hour 30 minutes perfect for beginners.

Cut out and bead your jean jacket Step by step tutorial

Bead your jean jacket DIY How to cut out shapes in fabric

Bead your jean jacket DIY. Step by step tutorial; how to make a stencil from an image, how to adapt a stencil for fabric cutting, how to cut out shapes in fabric and how to hand bead. Do not be intimidated by this DIY jean jacket, yes it does requires time, yet it is really simple to execute. Enjoy being creative!

Look through your keepsakes, especially the ones that you cannot part with. Group them together to study their possibilities; Can they tell a story? All ideas are good, grab a hot glue gun and let your creativity shine through!

DIY decorated summer hat – Cardinal Sewing Nest

DIY decorated summer hat. How to personalize your summer hat with mementos, upcycled jewelry, paint and create a hat mount with this DIY hat transformation.

How to make a stencil from an image  How to choose the correct stencil

Bead your jean jacket DIY How to cut out shapes in fabric

Bead your jean jacket DIY. Step by step tutorial; how to make a stencil from an image, how to adapt a stencil for fabric cutting, how to cut out shapes in fabric and how to hand bead. Do not be intimidated by this DIY jean jacket, yes it does requires time, yet it is really simple to execute. Enjoy being creative!

How to adapt your stencil for fabric cutting

Bead your jean jacket DIY How to cut out shapes in fabric

Bead your jean jacket DIY. Step by step tutorial; how to make a stencil from an image, how to adapt a stencil for fabric cutting, how to cut out shapes in fabric and how to hand bead. Do not be intimidated by this DIY jean jacket, yes it does requires time, yet it is really simple to execute. Enjoy being creative!

DIY veiled beanie from mesh product bag

DIY veiled beanie from mesh produce bag – Cardinal Sewing Nest

DIY veiled beanie from mesh produce bag. Upcycle project. How to measure and cut the veil. Time required for this DIY 30 minutes, perfect for beginners.

DIY veiled beanie with glitter

DIY veiled beanie with glitter – Cardinal Sewing Nest

DIY veiled beanie with glitter. Easy to follow step by step illustrated tutorial. How to measure and cut the veil. How to properly attach the pom pom and fix a patch. Time required for this hat transformation 45 minutes perfect for beginners. Enjoy winter!

This very simple 1 hour project is perfect for beginners!

DIY summer hat with mother of pearl – Cardinal Sewing Nest

DIY summer hat with mother of pearl. 1 hour project easy DIY how to embellish a hat with mother of pearl elements and some raffia cords.

DIY beanie with pearls

DIY beanie with pearls – Cardinal Sewing Nest

DIY beanie with pearls. How to individually hand sew pearls and a brooch.Time required to revamp this hat 2 hours 30 minutes perfect for beginners.

DIY customized studded beanie

DIY customized studded beanie – Cardinal Sewing Nest

DIY customized studded beanie; How to sew flat back studs and or spikes on a seamed beanie. Time required 1 hour 30 minutes perfect for beginners.

Tailoring

Star shape baby wrap pattern

DIY Star shaped baby wrap blanket – Cardinal Sewing Nest

DIY Star shaped baby wrap blanket. Easy step by step illustrated tutorial on how to draft your own star blanket pattern fitting a baby's body.

DIY Sewing velvet curtains

Made to measure velvet curtains

DIY sewing velvet curtains. Made to measure curtains. How to chose curtain rods for heavy fabric. How to measure your space and buy the needed fabric. Step by step illustrated tutorial on how to cut the fabric panels and sew the curtains. Welcome to beginners!

Calculate fabric need for curtains

Made to measure velvet curtains

DIY sewing velvet curtains. Made to measure curtains. How to chose curtain rods for heavy fabric. How to measure your space and buy the needed fabric. Step by step illustrated tutorial on how to cut the fabric panels and sew the curtains. Welcome to beginners!

Révision du patron Butterick B6188 avec trucs et conseils et images détaillées. 10 astuces comment coudre des épaisseurs.

Coudre un sac doublé

Coudre un sac doublé avec fermeture éclair. Révision du patron Butterick B6188. Images détaillées et mes instructions personnelles pour les pépins du patron

10 tips for sewing heavyweight fabrics. Butterick B6188 sewing pattern review and fixes with detailed images.

Sew a tote bag

Sew a zippered, lined tote bag. Complete review and recommendations for Butterick sewing pattern B6188. Plus 10 tips for dealing with heavyweight fabrics.

Copy your clothes is a fairly easy task.  Step by step tutorial on how to copy a garment without taking it apart.

How to copy a garment without taking it apart

How to copy a garment without taking it apart, how to use fabric selvage for a hand-rolled hem and an infallible tip for sewing difficult fabrics.

Basic pattern alterations Infant dress commercial pattern McCall's M7307

Wedding dress into baby gown – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Wedding dress into baby gown. Wedding dress to christening dress tutorial. Basic pattern alterations to commercial pattern little girl first custom dress.

An elegant and easy way to hem skirts and sleeves

Wedding dress into baby gown – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Wedding dress into baby gown. Wedding dress to christening dress tutorial. Basic pattern alterations to commercial pattern little girl first custom dress.

Fitting a pattern when short on fabric. The waist is an area where piecing is easy to do

1 sewing pattern used with 4 different fabrics – Cardinal Sewing Nest

1 sewing pattern used with 4 different fabrics challenge. How to fit a pattern when you are short on fabric and use fabric selvage for neckline finishes.

I didn’t have enough fabric to cut a bias strip so I used the fabric selvage edge to finish the neckline.

1 sewing pattern used with 4 different fabrics – Cardinal Sewing Nest

1 sewing pattern used with 4 different fabrics challenge. How to fit a pattern when you are short on fabric and use fabric selvage for neckline finishes.

1 sewing pattern used with 4 different fabrics is a fun study that demonstrate how to get diversified looks using the same sewing pattern.

1 sewing pattern used with 4 different fabrics – Cardinal Sewing Nest

1 sewing pattern used with 4 different fabrics challenge. How to fit a pattern when you are short on fabric and use fabric selvage for neckline finishes.

Infallible tip for sewing difficult fabrics

How to copy a garment without taking it apart

How to copy a garment without taking it apart, how to use fabric selvage for a hand-rolled hem and an infallible tip for sewing difficult fabrics.

Step by step tutorial on how to use fabric selvage to sew a hand-rolled hem

How to copy a garment without taking it apart – Cardinal Sewing Nest

How to copy a garment without taking it apart, how to use fabric selvage for a hand-rolled hem and an infallible tip for sewing difficult fabrics.

How to raise the neckline of Simplicity 1660 sewing pattern

Simplicity sewing pattern 1660 top – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Simplicity sewing pattern 1660 top. How to chose the appropriate fabric for this pattern. How to raise the pattern neckline. How to customized the top with ribbon over the side seams, D-links and sew on flat-back spikes along the shoulder seams. See the bespoke earrings made to match the top.

Artisting

We use to call it corking, or French knitting (in French a spool loom is called “tricotin“) what use to be a way to teach children how to knit has now become a trendy way for people of all ages to make cool stuff.

French knitting

DIY spool loom cord knitted scarf. With added crochet leaves. How to select your spool loom. Easy project perfect for beginners.

We use to call it corking, or French knitting (in French a spool loom is called “tricotin“) what use to be a way to teach children how to knit has now become a trendy way for people of all ages to make cool stuff.

French knitting

DIY spool loom cord knitted scarf. With added crochet leaves. How to select your spool loom. Easy project perfect for beginners.

Gyotaku is the traditional Japanese method of fish printing. Click on the image for a step by step tutorial on how to do nature printing on fabric. Thank you for passing by.

Fish printing

Nature printing; DIY fish printing Japanese art Gyotaku. Sew a shopping bag with Simplicity pattern 1750 decorate with fabric appliqué of fish prints.

Nature printing; Japanese art Gyotaku of fish printing on fabric. Step by step tutorial on how to make your own fabric prints with fresh fish or other objects.

DIY Fish printing

Nature printing; DIY fish printing Japanese art Gyotaku. Sew a shopping bag with Simplicity pattern 1750 decorate with fabric appliqué of fish prints.

DIY spool loom cord knitted scarf

DIY spool loom cord knitted scarf

DIY spool loom cord knitted scarf. With added crochet leaves. How to select your spool loom. Easy project perfect for beginners.

Taking Flight. Pink and black color palette

Color palette: The "Sugar craving" series – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Color palette. The sugar craving series. Color palette. One of my hobbies is taking pictures, I especially enjoy taking macros of flowers. For these pictures I staged flowers with candies in search of interesting color combinations and visual interest. Here are my sweet treats colour palettes. Enjoy!

Geisha stained glass panel handmade by Carole Cardinal

Stained glass Geisha panel – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Stained glass geisha panel handmade with Youghiogheny Stipple glass for the sunset, Youghiogheny Mottled glass for her hair, Youghiogheny Oceana glass for the frame. These high quality glass render a fabulous 3D effect when illuminated with by the sun. By Carole Cardinal.

Walking Tall. Vibrant hues color palette

Color palette: The "Sugar craving" series – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Color palette. The sugar craving series. Color palette. One of my hobbies is taking pictures, I especially enjoy taking macros of flowers. For these pictures I staged flowers with candies in search of interesting color combinations and visual interest. Here are my sweet treats colour palettes. Enjoy!

How to open and close a jump ring

How to make a scarf from a sweater – Cardinal Sewing Nest

How to make a scarf from a sweater, how to decorate clothes with metal rings, the best way to make jump rings. Piercing-inspired clothing trend DIY.

The best way to make jump rings

How to make a scarf from a sweater – Cardinal Sewing Nest

How to make a scarf from a sweater, how to decorate clothes with metal rings, the best way to make jump rings. Piercing-inspired clothing trend DIY.

Best way to make jump rings

How to make a scarf from a sweater – Cardinal Sewing Nest

How to make a scarf from a sweater, how to decorate clothes with metal rings, the best way to make jump rings. Piercing-inspired clothing trend DIY.

Chromotherapy. Pink green white color palette

Color palette: The "Sugar craving" series – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Color palette. The sugar craving series. Color palette. One of my hobbies is taking pictures, I especially enjoy taking macros of flowers. For these pictures I staged flowers with candies in search of interesting color combinations and visual interest. Here are my sweet treats colour palettes. Enjoy!

Color Rush. Purple and orange color palette

Color palette: The "Sugar craving" series – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Color palette. The sugar craving series. Color palette. One of my hobbies is taking pictures, I especially enjoy taking macros of flowers. For these pictures I staged flowers with candies in search of interesting color combinations and visual interest. Here are my sweet treats colour palettes. Enjoy!

Color of Parisian doors. Travel art.

Color of Parisian doors

Color of Parisian doors. When I visited Paris I was fascinated by the craftsmanship of the door knockers. Here's a photo montage of my favorite ones.

Geisha stained glass panel, cut glass before copper foil

Stained glass Geisha panel – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Stained glass geisha panel handmade with Youghiogheny Stipple glass for the sunset, Youghiogheny Mottled glass for her hair, Youghiogheny Oceana glass for the frame. These high quality glass render a fabulous 3D effect when illuminated with by the sun. By Carole Cardinal.

Bespoke earrings made of mother of pearls chips with birds charms to pair with this necklace

Posting of 14 bespoke jewelry creations – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Bespoke jewelry creations. I am posting 14 different jewelry creations to celebrate Valentine's day. Hope it will inspire you to create your own art work. Joyeuse Saint-Valentin!

Buttercup shell, mother of pearl and Swarovski beads for this Handmade earrings and necklace set

Posting of 14 bespoke jewelry creations – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Bespoke jewelry creations. I am posting 14 different jewelry creations to celebrate Valentine's day. Hope it will inspire you to create your own art work. Joyeuse Saint-Valentin!

Bespoke earrings and necklace set Tiger's eye gemstone, wood and fresh water pearls

Posting of 14 bespoke jewelry creations – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Bespoke jewelry creations. I am posting 14 different jewelry creations to celebrate Valentine's day. Hope it will inspire you to create your own art work. Joyeuse Saint-Valentin!

Bespoke light blue, grey and beige freshwater pearls earrings and necklace set

Posting of 14 bespoke jewelry creations – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Bespoke jewelry creations. I am posting 14 different jewelry creations to celebrate Valentine's day. Hope it will inspire you to create your own art work. Joyeuse Saint-Valentin!

Bespoke acrylic long spike acrylics earrings to pair with a collar necklace

Posting of 14 bespoke jewelry creations – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Bespoke jewelry creations. I am posting 14 different jewelry creations to celebrate Valentine's day. Hope it will inspire you to create your own art work. Joyeuse Saint-Valentin!

Lily of the valley bespoke earrings

Lily of the valley bespoke earrings – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Lily of the valley bespoke earrings. This delicate flowers inspired me to craft this earring set that I will pair with a distinct Lily of the valley scent during this joyful energetic month of May. What does spring make you feel like? Are you full of the joys of spring?

Periwinkle beads and wings charms Bespoke bracelet and earrings set

Posting of 14 bespoke jewelry creations – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Bespoke jewelry creations. I am posting 14 different jewelry creations to celebrate Valentine's day. Hope it will inspire you to create your own art work. Joyeuse Saint-Valentin!

Bespoke earrings to match glass and wood necklace

Posting of 14 bespoke jewelry creations – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Bespoke jewelry creations. I am posting 14 different jewelry creations to celebrate Valentine's day. Hope it will inspire you to create your own art work. Joyeuse Saint-Valentin!

Natural leather earrings to match glass bead and leather necklace

Posting of 14 bespoke jewelry creations – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Bespoke jewelry creations. I am posting 14 different jewelry creations to celebrate Valentine's day. Hope it will inspire you to create your own art work. Joyeuse Saint-Valentin!

Funky and colorful handmade earrings and necklace set

Posting of 14 bespoke jewelry creations – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Bespoke jewelry creations. I am posting 14 different jewelry creations to celebrate Valentine's day. Hope it will inspire you to create your own art work. Joyeuse Saint-Valentin!

Bespoke necklace to match earrings made by Saoya jewelry

Posting of 14 bespoke jewelry creations – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Bespoke jewelry creations. I am posting 14 different jewelry creations to celebrate Valentine's day. Hope it will inspire you to create your own art work. Joyeuse Saint-Valentin!

Bespoke pearl and acrylic earrings to pair with a conch sea shell necklace

Posting of 14 bespoke jewelry creations – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Bespoke jewelry creations. I am posting 14 different jewelry creations to celebrate Valentine's day. Hope it will inspire you to create your own art work. Joyeuse Saint-Valentin!

Mother of pearl buttons and semi precious stones earrings

Posting of 14 bespoke jewelry creations – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Bespoke jewelry creations. I am posting 14 different jewelry creations to celebrate Valentine's day. Hope it will inspire you to create your own art work. Joyeuse Saint-Valentin!

Welcome to Cardinal Sewing Nest

About Carole Cardinal

Hi, welcome to Cardinal Sewing Nest!! Whether you’re just learning how to sew on a button, or you’re already a sewing pro, if you love using your spare time productively with useful pursuits while delving into your creativity, you will be right at home here! How to navigate the Blog To help guide you through … Continue reading "Start here"

Vintage lamp worked beads Handmade earrings and necklace set

Posting of 14 bespoke jewelry creations – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Bespoke jewelry creations. I am posting 14 different jewelry creations to celebrate Valentine's day. Hope it will inspire you to create your own art work. Joyeuse Saint-Valentin!

Paris door knobs photo montage. Travel art

Color of Parisian doors

Color of Parisian doors. When I visited Paris I was fascinated by the craftsmanship of the door knockers. Here's a photo montage of my favorite ones.

Patched jeans. Visibly mending jeans by hand

How to patch jeans with fabric – Cardinal Sewing Nest

How to patch jeans with fabric using fabric scraps and basic hand sewing stitches. Perfect project for children and beginners sewing machine not required.

How to make a scarf from a sweater, how to decorate clothes with metal rings, the best way to make jump rings. Piercing-inspired clothing trend DIY.

How to make a scarf from a sweater – Cardinal Sewing Nest

How to make a scarf from a sweater, how to decorate clothes with metal rings, the best way to make jump rings. Piercing-inspired clothing trend DIY.

Blazer refashioned with zippers insertions inspired by Burberry

Blazer refashioned with zippers insertions – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Blazer refashioned with zippers insertion.Thrift to couture inspired by Burberry. Step by step tutorial time required for this DIY 2 hours,

Easy to follow step by step tutorial on How to make a stencil from an image, How to cut out shapes in fabric and How to hand bead. Do not be intimidated by this DIY  jean jacket, it is really simple to execute.

Bead your jean jacket

Bead your jean jacket DIY. Step by step tutorial; how to make a stencil from an image, how to adapt a stencil for fabric cutting, how to cut out shapes in fabric and how to hand bead. Do not be intimidated by this DIY jean jacket, yes it does requires time, yet it is really simple to execute. Enjoy being creative!

Star shape baby wrap pattern

DIY Star shaped baby wrap blanket – Cardinal Sewing Nest

DIY Star shaped baby wrap blanket. Easy step by step illustrated tutorial on how to draft your own star blanket pattern fitting a baby's body.

DIY Sewing velvet curtains

Made to measure velvet curtains

DIY sewing velvet curtains. Made to measure curtains. How to chose curtain rods for heavy fabric. How to measure your space and buy the needed fabric. Step by step illustrated tutorial on how to cut the fabric panels and sew the curtains. Welcome to beginners!

Calculate fabric need for curtains

Made to measure velvet curtains

DIY sewing velvet curtains. Made to measure curtains. How to chose curtain rods for heavy fabric. How to measure your space and buy the needed fabric. Step by step illustrated tutorial on how to cut the fabric panels and sew the curtains. Welcome to beginners!

Révision du patron Butterick B6188 avec trucs et conseils et images détaillées. 10 astuces comment coudre des épaisseurs.

Coudre un sac doublé

Coudre un sac doublé avec fermeture éclair. Révision du patron Butterick B6188. Images détaillées et mes instructions personnelles pour les pépins du patron

10 tips for sewing heavyweight fabrics. Butterick B6188 sewing pattern review and fixes with detailed images.

Sew a tote bag

Sew a zippered, lined tote bag. Complete review and recommendations for Butterick sewing pattern B6188. Plus 10 tips for dealing with heavyweight fabrics.

Before and After T-shirt to infinity scarf

tshirt to infinity scarf – Cardinal Sewing Nest

tshirt to infinity scarf. DIY not needing a sewing machine.Quick transformation with rewarding result perfect for beginners

We use to call it corking, or French knitting (in French a spool loom is called “tricotin“) what use to be a way to teach children how to knit has now become a trendy way for people of all ages to make cool stuff.

French knitting

DIY spool loom cord knitted scarf. With added crochet leaves. How to select your spool loom. Easy project perfect for beginners.

We use to call it corking, or French knitting (in French a spool loom is called “tricotin“) what use to be a way to teach children how to knit has now become a trendy way for people of all ages to make cool stuff.

French knitting

DIY spool loom cord knitted scarf. With added crochet leaves. How to select your spool loom. Easy project perfect for beginners.

Wedding dress makeover

Wedding dress into baby gown – Cardinal Sewing Nest

Wedding dress into baby gown. Wedding dress to christening dress tutorial. Basic pattern alterations to commercial pattern little girl first custom dress.

Gyotaku is the traditional Japanese method of fish printing. Click on the image for a step by step tutorial on how to do nature printing on fabric. Thank you for passing by.

Fish printing

Nature printing; DIY fish printing Japanese art Gyotaku. Sew a shopping bag with Simplicity pattern 1750 decorate with fabric appliqué of fish prints.

Nature printing; Japanese art Gyotaku of fish printing on fabric. Step by step tutorial on how to make your own fabric prints with fresh fish or other objects.

DIY Fish printing

Nature printing; DIY fish printing Japanese art Gyotaku. Sew a shopping bag with Simplicity pattern 1750 decorate with fabric appliqué of fish prints.