Tutorial: How to Sew a Super Easy & Quick Summer Dress with Shirring from Muse of the Morning

Tutorial: How to Sew a Super Easy & Quick Summer Dress with Shirring

I’m going to start this off by promising that shirring is really easy. If you haven’t done it before, it might seem intimidating, but it really is easy and it makes for some really really easy outfits. The tutorial I’m going to share with you today is for a little girls’ outfit, but you can […]

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 […]