How to Easily & Quickly Patch Jeans

How to Easily & Quickly Patch Jeans

Today I am going to attempt to show you my method for patching tears and holes in jeans. In my business I do A LOT of jean patching. We live in an area with lots of farmers, construction workers, agriculturally based factory workers, etc. Most jobs around here are a business casual style of fashion. Not a lot of super high fashion going on in our neck of the woods. We also have a mend and make do attitude for the most part….

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How to Make a Mini Tissue Pack Cover (Method 2)

How to Make a Mini Tissue Pack Cover (Method 2)

So call me lazy, I prefer to call it efficient. I needed to find a way to make these adorable tissue pack covers as quickly and efficiently as possible. Preferably with one piece of fabric and minimal seams. In a previous post I showed you how to make these using three smaller pieces and four seams. You can see the post How to Make a Mini Tissue Pack Cover (Method 1) if you are interested in using up smaller scrap…

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How to Make a Mini Tissue Pack Cover (Method 1)

How to Make a Mini Tissue Pack Cover (Method 1)

Mini pack tissue covers are a great way to make cute multiple gifts for a group of people. In my case it was a bible study group I belong to. When I was trying to find a good tutorial on Pinterest with the correct dimensions it proved to be more of a task than I anticipated. Some only showed pictures and referred to some other topic and others just talked about their finished project and only one or two had…

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A Brand New Look

A Brand New Look

I have been sewing for a really long (34 years) time but as an official business Nelson Sewing & Crafts is celebrating its TENTH anniversary this summer (2016). In celebration I have given our website a makeover. It now has a more modern theme and cleaner layout. I have gone through all my old posts and decided that they need updated and clarified. I’ve learned a lot since posting those and although the information is still good I am going…

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