How to Make an Adorable Appliqued Beach Towel

Awesome appliqued beach towel how to on www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

Hello Everyone! It’s Emma from Craftinge. Today I’m sharing a super cute appliquéd beach towel tutorial. It’s been hitting a hundred degrees where I live and that means it’s time to hit the pool. When I was walking through Walmart the other day I saw some cute (but simple) striped $4 towels and immediately had the idea to appliqué my initial onto it in some cute coordinating fabric. the great [Read More...]

Hand Appliqued Bag: Funner in the Summer

Today kicks off my {third} annual Funner in the Summer!  I’m so super excited to have Vanessa from V & Co posting a how to applique tutorial- this time it’s a hand appliqued bag.  Don’t know Vanessa? (pretty sure you do!)  She’s an amazing seamstress with an awesome blog.  We bonded over San Diego, a real bean and cheese burrito and “noisemakers” (her word for kids- love it) with special [Read More...]

Stuck on you…

The possibilities are endless with appliques. I had a hard time finding tutorials not based on quiliting. But really you can embellish anything with an applique (ie this stuff that I did before I had any clue as to what I was doing).Here are some basic “how to applique” tutorials:From Shim & SonsFrom Etsy Labs Applique pillow from Design Sponge Onsies from How About Orange Ric Rac Jeans from Martha [Read More...]