A tutorial showing how to make triangular pattern weights. All you need are bits of fabric and some rice! A great way to use up fabric scraps. Quick and easy to make. Tea and a Sewing Machine www.awilson.co.uk
These pattern weights are sooooooooo easy to make. Seriously. Each one takes less than five minutes. Dig into your fabric scraps and make a big batch of them for a sewing friend. This fabric (to match the rest of my sewing room) is designed by Ed Emberley for Cloud 9 Fabrics. I’ve tried a lot …
A sewist friend of mine had a birthday this month. I wanted to give her something practical and something with a sewing theme. I knew upfront that a tote bags was out of the question. Tote bags are her specialty. It took a little bit of pondering but I came up with what I think is a great gift.
DIY Pattern Weights tutorial Heavy fabric (I recommend something like canvas, or even faux suede) Coordinating thread Washable ink marker Metal BB’s* (found at sporting goods stores/departments) Basic sewing supplies: machine, shears, etc.