Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts to Sew

Michael Miller flower fabric by Patty Young

Michael Miller flower fabric by Patty Young



Mother’s Day is coming this Sunday. If you still haven’t prepared anything yet, here are some last minute sewing gift ideas to make with minimal time and fabric – but sweetheart to mothers!



9 great tutorials from twomoreseconds.com - mug rugs, coffee cozys, aprons, towels, pillowcases or cute t-shirts

9 great tutorials from twomoreseconds.com - mug rugs, coffee cozys, aprons, towels, pillowcases or cute t-shirts

pretty fabric flower corsage from theobjectproject.typepad.com

pretty fabric flower corsage from theobjectproject.typepad.com

funny sew sweet cupcakes from familyfun.go.com

funny sew sweet cupcakes from familyfun.go.com




If you still can’t afford time on sewing, no-sew fabric flowers would be the short-cut that you don’t even sew!


no-sew fabric flowers from danamadeit.com

no-sew fabric flowers from danamadeit.com


Happy Mother’s Day!

DIY Crafts: Washi Tape Flowers

mt washi tapes 2012 new collection

mt washi tapes 2012 new collection



If you have ever looked for washi tape craft ideas, then it wouldn’t be surprised at decorating vase with washi tapes.



Washi Tape Swirl Vase on sewwoodsy.com

Washi Tape Swirl Vase on sewwoodsy.com

Washi Tape Vases on utterlyengaged.com

Washi Tape Vases on utterlyengaged.com



I have found two great tutorials of making unique washi tape flowers for Mother’s Day!



Washi Tape Flowers on americancrafts.typepad.com

Washi Tape Flowers on americancrafts.typepad.com

Washi Tape Flowers on shesasassylady.blogspot.com

Washi Tape Flowers on shesasassylady.blogspot.com




It has been never easier decorating with pretty, versatile and removable washi tapes!



DIY: Cute Fabric Band-Aids

Echino glasses canvas fabric from Japan

Echino glasses canvas fabric from Japan



Isn’t it a fabulous idea to make your own cute band-aids using fabric scraps in 3 quick steps? (Tutorial from thepinkcouch.blogspot.com)


Materials
- Glue
- Fabric adhesive band-aids
- Fabric scraps



3 Quick Steps
1. Unwrap the bandaids from package and place 3 glue dots on the top of the bandaid
2. Add a small piece of fabric or ribbon on top.
3. Trim the excess fabric off from around the edges of the bandaid.



Cute Fabric Band-Aids Tutorial on thepinkcouch.blogspot.com

Cute Fabric Band-Aids Tutorial on thepinkcouch.blogspot.com

Cute Fabric Band-Aids on craftandcreativity.com

Cute Fabric Band-Aids on craftandcreativity.com

Cute Fabric Band-Aids on themoodyfashionista.blogspot.com

Cute Fabric Band-Aids on themoodyfashionista.blogspot.com



I will make the band-aids with all my fabric scraps! 



Lovely cats on my knees? (Cosmo fabric)

Lovely cats on my knees? (Cosmo fabric)

Colorful is wonderful! (Kokka butterfly fabric)

Colorful is wonderful! (Kokka butterfly fabric)

Unmissible polka dots collection! (Echino fabric from Japan)

Unmissible polka dots collection! (Echino fabric from Japan)

DIY crafts: Washi Tape Easter Eggs & Wreath

mt Washi Masking Tapes

mt Washi Masking Tapes


I HEART Japanese washi tapes.


It comes with many pretty, colorful designs and writable, detachable, reusable that you can almost make any decorations you can think of easily with washi tapes.


mt washi masking tapes are one of the most famous and best-quality brand I have ever used.


Easter creations with washi tapes:



Easter Spring washi tape wreath on tatertotsandjello.com

Easter Spring washi tape wreath on tatertotsandjello.com



Washi tape Easter eggs on lovelyindeed.com

Washi tape Easter eggs on lovelyindeed.com



Washi tape Easter eggs on blogs.babble.com

Washi tape Easter eggs on blogs.babble.com



mt Washi Tapes Online Store

Free Printable Easter Bunny Gift Bag

turquoise rabbit fabric by Robert Kaufman

turquoise rabbit fabric by Robert Kaufman


There are incredibly creative people out there and we couldn’t be happier that they are willing to share the talents and creatations with the rest of us.


Thus, there is no excuse for not spreading some Easter joy to the special people around you.


Here you can find some brilliant free printable sources for cute Easter bunny gift bags.


cute Easter Bunny Gift Bag on mrprintables.com

cute Easter Bunny Gift Bag on mrprintables.com

pink Easter Bunny Gift Bag on mrprintables.com

pink Easter Bunny Gift Bag on mrprintables.com

3D Easter Bunny Gift Bag on theidearoom.net

3D Easter Bunny Gift Bag on theidearoom.net

colorful Easter Bunny Gift Bag on modernkiddo.com

colorful Easter Bunny Gift Bag on modernkiddo.com

nerd Easter Bunny Gift Bag on familyshoppingbag.com

nerd Easter Bunny Gift Bag on familyshoppingbag.com

Needled Felted Easter Eggs, Birdie and Rabbit

Cute Chick Fabric by Kokka Japan

Cute Chick Fabric by Kokka Japan



It is easy and much fun to needle felt Easter eggs, find tutorial on mypoppet.blogspot.com



needled felted Easter eggs on mypoppet.blogspot.com

needled felted Easter eggs on mypoppet.blogspot.com



No challenge at all? Try out making felted Easter birdie and felted rabbit!

Felted Birdie on bargainhoot.com

Felted Birdie on bargainhoot.com

Needled Felted Easter Rabbit

Needled Felted Easter Rabbit

DIY Crafts: Decorating Easter Eggs & Egg Carton Organizer

Birds Fabric by Robert Kaufman

Birds Fabric by Robert Kaufman

Eggs are the central element of Easter; decorating your own Easter eggs make it more fun and festive!


decorating Easter eggs

decorating Easter eggs

Decorating eggs isn’t that hard, you can find the egg dyeing basics at marthastewart.com


Remember to take out the york before dyeing to keep the eggs last longer.


marthastewart.com also suggests 61 ways to decorate the eggs, what can you add more?


After dyeing the eggs, you can also turn the egg carton to a pretty egg carton organizer!


egg carton ribbon organizer

egg carton ribbon organizer

egg carton organizer

egg carton organizer

Here I found some cute bunny masking tapes for Easter decoration!


bunny decorative masking tape set

bunny decorative masking tape set

bunny decorative masking tape set

bunny decorative masking tape set

Sweet Valentine Hearts Fabrics & Fabric Craft Ideas

Hearts Fabric by Robert Kaufman

Hearts Fabric by Robert Kaufman



Valentine’s Day Love is in the air!


If you haven’t prepared your Valentine a special something yet, don’t worry, you still have just enough time!


I hearted all cute and lovely Valentine fabrics.


Hearts-Flowers Fabric by Robert Kaufman

Hearts-Flowers Fabric by Robert Kaufman

Heart-Cookies Fabric by Robert Kaufman

Heart-Cookies Fabric by Robert Kaufman

Red Hearts Fabric by Michael Miller

Red Hearts Fabric by Michael Miller

Pink Hearts Fabric by Cosmo Japan

Pink Hearts Fabric by Cosmo Japan


Hearts-Flowers Fabric by Cosmo Japan

Hearts-Flowers Fabric by Cosmo Japan



And here are some quick and easy Valentine crafts ideas with cute fabrics.



Valentine's Day Bunting on crapivemade.com

Valentine's Day Bunting on crapivemade.com

Valentine's Day Wreath on everythingemilygblog.blogspot.com

Valentine's Day Wreath on everythingemilygblog.blogspot.com

Heart Pot Holder on vixenmade.blogspot.com

Heart Pot Holder on vixenmade.blogspot.com

Valentine Fabric Coaster on shabbychiccrafts.blogspot.com

Valentine Fabric Coaster on shabbychiccrafts.blogspot.com



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DIY Craft: Cute and Easy Valentine Gifts

kawaii heart-strawberries fabric by Robert Kaufman

kawaii heart-strawberries fabric by Robert Kaufman



13 days until Valentine’s Day! Have you prepared or planned anything for your partner yet?


As my hubby is a geekologist (he prefers this term which sounds more professional) and also a big Apple fan, I am going to surprise him with a pretty cool, real-like iPod this year. It’s so much fun and cute craft that you can even make with your kids for Valentine’s Day! (Tutorial on fullofbliss.typepad.com)



DIY Craft: iLove valentine gift (from fullofbliss.typepad.com)

DIY Craft: iLove valentine gift (from fullofbliss.typepad.com)


DIY Craft: iLove valentine gift (from fullofbliss.typepad.com)

DIY Craft: iLove valentine gift (from fullofbliss.typepad.com)




I have also found some other simple but brilliant valentine geeky ideas to share with you.



You got me: A Space Invaders Valentine

You got me: A Space Invaders Valentine

Valentine Treats: You're Just My Type

Valentine Treats: You're Just My Type


Naturally Sweet DIY Valentine

Naturally Sweet DIY Valentine

Valentine's Visions: Rolo Wraps

Valentine's Visions: Rolo Wraps


Happy Valentine’s Day!