How to Make a Bottlecap Pincushion Tutorial from Muse of the Morning

Tutorial: How To Make A Bottle Cap Pincushion

A while ago, I posted a tutorial for making a pincushion from a mayonaise jar lid. I alluded to being able to use a bottle cap, but I thought I would finish that thought and show you how to make one from a smaller bottle cap. I love these bottle cap pincushions a lot. I […]

Weekend Inspiration from Muse of the Morning: Free Embroidery Patterns

Weekend Inspiration: Free Embroidery Designs

Free embroidery designs. Is there anything better? Yes, probably, but they are fun to look at and figure out where I would use them in my house! Here’s a selection of beautiful designs that I’ve been looking at! Top 1. birds and flowers from Spot Colors 2. Cutwork Flowers from Knitting and .com 3. R. […]

Wise Mr. Owl Hand Sewing Pattern and Tutorial from Wool Felt from Muse of the Morning

Free Pattern & Tutorial: Wise Mr. Owl

I’ve been working on a bunch of sweet felt patterns lately to go along with the hand-dyed wool felt that I’ve been creating. This is the first one. He’s a sweet little guy who loves to read and to be played with! You can attach a little ribbon to the top of him to make […]

How to use freezer paper to easily cut wool felt - a tutorial from Muse of the Morning

Tutorial: How to Use Freezer Paper to Cut Wool Felt

Today, I want to share a great tip that I’ve recently come across for cutting out felt. Sometimes, felt can be difficult to cut. It can be a little slippery when you’re cutting itty bitty pieces for appliques and tiny stuffies. This tip is really easy. All you need is some freezer paper. Freezer paper […]

why I sew and how I got started with Muse of the Morning

Why I Sew

I’m joining up with some lovely lady bloggers today to talk about Why I Sew. I’m not sure my story or reasons are exciting or new, but I hope you’ll find my photos amusing! You guys also get a special treat- not one, but TWO very rare photos of me on the blog today!! I […]