Give Practical Gifts This Holiday Season

| November 9, 2012

At this special time of year  you can make your family and friends VERY happy if you give a practical gift that they can enjoy throughout the year.  Think about each person’s “likes”, hobbies and even things that you know they would really enjoy but wouldn’t buy for themselves. I always try to get my [...]

Hooded Bath Towels Great Toddler Gifts

| December 13, 2009

When I made the hooded bath towels for my grandchildren, who would have thought how easy bathtime would become!  They simply LOVE to wear their hooded bathtowels around the house after bath time until we can get them into their pajamas! Aren’t they just adorable!!! Check out the home page of Patterns2Go and see other [...]

Quick And Easy Inexpensive Gifts To Make

| December 2, 2009

If you haven’t visited PatternsThatFitYou lately, you really need to check out the FREE Classes section for a variety of quick, easy and inexpensive gifts you can make!  I’ll give you a couple of the most popular gifts so you can check out your gift list and see who you have that could use some [...]

The Push Is on For Making Christmas Gifts

| November 28, 2009

Here we are – the day after “Black Friday”, and if you’re like me – tired of fighting the crowds yesterday, and now ready to settle down and go to work on making those Christmas gifts! Today I want to review a few of the “most read” projects and tutorials from our blog, that would [...]

Sewing Businesses Help Customers Save Money

| October 26, 2009

How can you in sewing businesses help your customers save money?  I truly believe this Holiday Season will see fewer gifts given, and those who will be giving gifts will be looking for “deals”. The current economy, where people are losing jobs left and right, where homes are being foreclosed on and where those who DO [...]

More Last Minute Gifts

| December 21, 2008

For those of us who just seem to need “one more gift” for somebody, I have a couple last minute, super duper easy to make gifts that will thrill those you make them for!The first easy last minute gift would be suitable for any teenager or middle school student.  All kids need their own noteboard [...]

Quick And Easy Last Minute Gifts To Make

| December 14, 2008

We’re getting down to the wire for getting even last minute gifts made.  I’ve found a few quick and easy gifts that  can be put together quickly and will make excellent stocking stuffers, or wrap them up to give.The first gift idea somes from Sewing.org’s free projects – washcloth puppets.  Now these would make some [...]