Category Archives: Crafting

A Weighty Issue…

Keep your patterns firmly in place when cutting out your fabric for those gorgeous sews with this easy to make pattern weights sewing pattern

It has been my experience that pinned patterns tend to slide about from time to time, and don’t always have the cleanest cutting results. Full disclosure, I am a beginner on this sewing journey and will get better at the pinning. BUT I have found pattern weights to be a much more successful tool to […]

Applique Fun with the Comfy Cowl

Applique is easy and fun! You can embellish any pattern with applique detailing; it adds a little something special to a garment. Learn how to applique!

This applique addition is easy and fun ? You can embellish any pattern with applique; I chose the Comfy Cowl Hoodie. Choose your pattern and cut out all pieces as usual. I chose the Comfy Cowl Hoodie because I just LOVE this pattern. Choose your applique. I chose these flowers because I love them too […]

Learning Machine Embroidery with Knits

Embellishments like applique, and embroidery are the icing on the sewing cake! Come join me on my journey to explore machine embroidery on knit garments!

I love sewing because I can achieve the perfect fit with the textiles my family craves. Embellishments like lace, ribbon, applique, and embroidery are the icing on the cake! Like sewing construction and techniques, embellishing garments has a slight learning curve too. Come join me on my journey to explore machine embroidery on knit garments! […]

Sprinkle Magic Everywhere Like it’s Confetti!

Every room in every home needs a touch of wonder! This unicorn pillow sewing pattern will sprinkle magic everywhere like it’s confetti! Let your imagination loose with all the beautiful trims, fabrics scraps, ribbons, and bedazzle you can get your hands on. All the extra details will transform this pillow into pure delight. This pillow […]

February 2019 Blog Tour

We're starting our blog tours for the year with a twist! All the RP patterns you are about to encounter have been assigned "Double Duty";

We’re starting our blog tours for the year with a twist! All the RP patterns you are about to encounter have been assigned “Double Duty”; the sewista-bloggers who are your guides on this tour of blogs have taken a pattern and sewed it up as intended during drafting… BUT then, they’ve seen another way to […]

November 2018 Blog Tour

Rebecca Page November 2018 Blog Tour: Comfy Town

Welcome to Comfy Town (the place to be)…This is where the sewing blog tour starts! Join us as we travel through a series of awesome blogs on sewing for total comfort! Your guides for this adventure will be a selection of extremely talented (and insanely lovely!) RP brand ambassadors, who will be showing you just […]

? Butterfly Kisses ?

The free DIY butterfly costume sewing pattern lets you use your imagination, creating a wonderfully delightful outfit that will become a firm favourite.

When I was younger my imaginative play was climbing The Faraway Tree, flying all over the world on The Wishing Chair, disappearing down foxholes with Fantastic Mr Fox, getting up to mischief with Peter Rabbit, and chronicling my escapades in Narnia. I am a bookworm, and am supremely jealous of Book Week that the Aussies […]

Doll’s House Quiet Book Sew Along | Day Seven

Doll's House Quiet Book Sew Along

Welcome to the last day of the doll’s house quiet book sew along. I hope this doll’s house sew along has been a good experience for y’all and that you have learned some new things. We will be assembling our pages into one cohesive book today, so let’s get started. There are several ways you […]