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A Waldorf Doll is made of natural fibers—such as wool, cotton, or linen—from their stuffing to their hair to their clothing. Use what you have on hand, to make something special. In this tutorial I will show you how to start your doll by forming and making the head. What is a Waldorf Doll? A Waldorf […]

How to make a Waldorf Doll | Making a Doll Head

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waldorf doll and a boy in stripped sheets

Curtains are almost all straight sewing, making them an easy project for beginners. In this tutorial, you will find what you need in order to make basic curtains in no time. Fabric Choices Choosing your fabric is one of the first steps to sewing your own curtains. There are other things to look for aside […]

How to Make Basic Curtains to Elevate your Home | Learn to Sew #8

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handmade curtains

This tutorial for a zip pouch with a flat bottom is the seventh lesson in my ” Learn to Sew Series”. These projects are aimed at helping you learn how to sew or improve your sewing skills!  These zippered pouches are my “go-to” handmade gift, and were one of the very first bags I learned how […]

How to Sew a Flat-Bottomed Zipper Pouch | Learn to Sew Lesson #7

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zipper pouch


it's hip to be square!