Little kids love to find little spaces where they can get some quiet time. Maybe it is just something about being so small in such a big world…it is nice to have a small space they are completely in control of. Might be a little […]
I have weird asthma. It’s weird because I don’t really have asthma. Unless of course, it’s cold. Or, I work out too hard. Or if I get sick or have an allergy flare-up. Then I have asthma. It is called Reactive Airway Syndrome and it is weird […]
This just looks like a regular sewing or toiletry bag, right? It’s not. Hiding inside is a genius storage solution you will wonder how you ever lived without.
35 free tote bag patterns…yep, you read that right! Whether you need a day bag, beach tote, re-usable grocery shopping tote, or just want to use up some fabric scraps, this is the post for you! Check out all of these adorable free tote bag patterns, […]
Ok…I KNOW everyone is thinking holiday right now, but sometimes inspiration hits me. Sometimes it’s super random. Like this project for example. I thought “How can I create a mug rug that looks 3D and lets a more intermediate sewist play a bit?” Then I […]
This sweet little mug rug is an easy way to get into the holiday spirit! This is a great project that doesn’t take too long and lets you mix and match holiday fabric patterns (or even scraps!) however you would like. I’ve put the free pattern up for you guys in my Craftsy store…click here to get it.
Get a jump start on your holiday sewing and crafting with this collection of Christmas-inspired projects. You will find sewn ornaments, patterns, tree skirts, cute little doll patterns and so much more in this post! Enjoy! 1.Easy felt Christmas tree ornaments pack – So Sew […]
What is the freshest trend in fashion, home decor, and even crafting right now? Pineapples! I know. No, I don’t know why decorating with this yummy fruit has become the coolest thing going, but I have to admit…pineapples applied to things are actually really cute! […]
Heather Valentine is the voice behind The Sewing Loft. After earning a degree in fashion design and pattern making from New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology, Heather took her talent to some of the top name brands in the apparel industry. She worked hand in hand with factories to develop new products, achieve the perfect fit and produce quality garments.
After 20 plus years in the industry, she created The Sewing Loft, an on-line sewing community filled with sewing enthusiasts of every skill level.
Her work has graced the pages of several printed publications including: Crafts n’ Things, Kids Crafts 1-2-3, Green Child Magazine and Stitching Kitchen. Her patterns can also be found in a store near you with the Simplicity Creative Group.