Easily customized to any size, these zippered cotton pouches work well as change purses, makeup bags, or even tablet cases. This simple project is the perfect starting point for anyone interested in learning how to sew a zipper.
September signals back-to-school and with it, that crucial first-day outfit. A button-front shirt embroidered with a “handwritten” message is especially fitting for kids with budding penmanship skills. Personalize the shirt with an ice-breaking salutation, like “hi,” or with your child’s first initial (extra credit for both upper and lower case).