Sewing Tutorial: Make a Stocking with Paper Piecing

Finish it off with a DIY yarn tassel.

Merry and bright is right! The paper piecing accents on this stocking really steal the show. This is a great Christmas sewing project because you have so many design opportunities based on the fabric and Dritz® paper piecing shapes that you choose (we used hexagons, but there are other shapes/sizes). Finish it off with a colorful DIY tassel and you’ve got a super unique, totally one-of-a-kind holiday stocking. Make a few this weekend?

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Sewing Tutorial: Make a Glitter Key Fob

The easiest, best-looking gifts you’ll ever make (or keep!).

And did we mention they’re useful, too? So if you’re looking to DIY some really thoughtful gifts this season, you’re looking at them. They are easy to sew using three basic materials: Dritz® key fob hardware, glitter elastic, and colorful belting. You can make a bunch of them quickly – the perfect gift for your BFFs, teachers and colleagues. Get after it! 

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Dritz Espadrilles: Make ’em in Suede for Fall

Yes! You can wear espadrilles all year long!

You are so going to fall for these! See how we used suede to make a pair of espadrilles that you can wear through winter. The soft flannel interior fabric is cozy, too. You’ll use our basic sewing and espadrille-making techniques, then add some fun fringe to craft this dynamite pair of kicks!

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Sewing Tutorial: Make a Shirred Wreath Hanger

Clever way to display a wreath & welcome friends!

It’s that time of year when folks gather, so what better way to welcome them to your home, than with a wreath hung with an easy-sew shirred wreath hanger. The best thing about this wreath hanger is that you can use the fabric of your choice to customize it – coordinate the hanger with your wreath, or give it holiday or seasonal flair. Add Dritz® grommets and easily hang it from a hook or nail. C’mon in!

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Dritz Espadrilles Video Tutorial: Make a Pair of Moccasins

Cozy materials. Fabulous fringe. AND easy to make!

Espadrilles for fall? Yes, please! Check out a fantastic new YouTube video by Nancy’s Notions that shows you how to make a pair of DIY espadrille moccasins using Dritz® Espadrilles products. We love the materials and colors used for these mocs – and that fringe! Take a look and add this easy sewing project to your must-make list. Fall fashion at its best! 

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