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Sewing Projects for Kids

| February 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
Sewing Projects for Kids

So… are you looking to teaching kids to sew? If yes, we have brought together some great little sewing projects for kids. Sewing projects that they SHOULD be able to do. The majority of these sewing projects, my kids have **actually** made themselves between the ages of 3yrs and 8yrs old. When they were little, […]

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Teaching Kids To Sew

| February 1, 2016 | 7 Comments
Teaching Kids To Sew

This Teaching Kids to Sew post is written from my experience with my kids. They are now 6yrs and 8yrs old (a girl and a boy) and I have to say, they are getting rather good at sewing. When I say “good”, I mean that they are able to make neat little stitches on a simple “two […]

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Sewing for Beginners – Easy Fabric Flowers

| September 29, 2015 | 1 Comment
Sewing for Beginners – Easy Fabric Flowers

If you are not that confident sewing, or don’t have that much time, but want a cute and easy sewing project… or if you are beginner sewer or sewing with kids and need something and cute, check out these super duper easy Fabric Flowers… they are indeed easy, can be worn as hair pieces or […]

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Upcycled Fabric Craft Ideas

| January 7, 2014 | 4 Comments
Upcycled Fabric Craft Ideas

Our thrifty craft ideas continue (we have LOTS of Recycled Craft Ideas here on Red Ted Art). Earlier this month we shared our Cardboard Box Craft ideas with you and now it is time for some Fabric Craft Ideas. Clearly you can use ANY fabric going… but I love nothing better than upcycling those old […]

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How to… Make a Fabric Bauble (Guest Post)

| December 9, 2011 | 21 Comments
How to… Make a Fabric Bauble (Guest Post)

This week brings you yet more lovely Christmas Crafts with this How to make a Fabric Bauble from Snaffles Mummy! It really is “decorations” galore here at Red Ted Art, but with Christmas rapidly heading our way, why not? I love ornaments and this is another fabulous idea. Choose fabrics that “fit your colour scheme”. […]

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How to… Make Fabric “Paper” Chains (Guest Post)

| April 8, 2011 | 20 Comments
How to… Make Fabric “Paper” Chains (Guest Post)

Remember the wonderful and beautiful Helen from Ickle Babe from a few month’s back? She came up with this great way of “recycling” your child’s favourite t-shirt that they have either outgrown or that has stained or been damaged. It was fabulous and you must go and take a look. Helen really is a very […]

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How to… make Fabric Pom Pom Flowers (Guest Post)

| May 28, 2010 | 27 Comments
How to… make Fabric Pom Pom Flowers (Guest Post)

How wonderful! Anji over at the Pom Pom Emporioum has made this WONDERFUL tudorial for us! Scroll down to the bottom, to see my “quick and ready go at it”! And now to Anji: Hi my name is Anjie, over from PomPom Emporium)  doing a guest blog exchange with Maggy. Fabric flowers – Alliums from pom poms Last […]

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How to…make No-Sew Bunting!

| April 2, 2010 | 38 Comments
How to…make No-Sew Bunting!

Sewing is something that I really can’t do – I don’t know why, but my thread always breaks or gets all muddled up and my lines are never straight. Bah! Recently, I visited a friend’s house and she had sown a beautiful bunting for her son’s Birthday. It reminded me that my sewing skills indeed […]

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