sewing projects

From Sew4Home: WordPlay Messenger Bag

Personalize your one-of-a-kind bag with Dritz® iron-on lettering.

If you’re looking for a unique sewing project that you can work on over the summer and have ready for action this fall, this is it: it’s the wordplay messenger bag designed by the creative folks at Sew4Home™. Why we love it? It’s cool. Make it uniquely yours with the addition of our Dritz® iron-on letters. Head back to class in style, with a bespoke message for friends and classmates.

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From Sew4Home: Ribbon Belts with Dritz Belt Buckles

Great to give, or to keep and wear!

If you’re searching for a belt in the perfect color or pattern, here’s a solution for you: make one! This quick and easy sewing tutorial from one of our favorite educational resources – Sew4Home™ – shows you how to make custom belts in a flash using Dritz® hardware and belting, plus the ribbon of your choice. Get in a groove, and make more than one – they also make fantastic gifts, especially if you personalize them for that special someone by using ribbon in favorite colors, patterns or motifs. 

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From Sew4Home: Credit Card Rings with Dritz Hardware

Unique, useful and personalized just for you. 

Our friends at Sew4Home™ described this project as tiny but mighty, and we couldn’t agree more! Who doesn’t need a little extra storage sleeve that clips easily onto your key ring or inside of a tote? You’ll use a variety of Dritz® items to make these, including our hardware, and iron-on lettering for personalization.

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From Sew4Home: Make a Double-Ended Key Fob

These easy-to-make cuties are twice the fun!

Looking for something fast and fun for your Friday making? Check out these key fobs from our friends at Sew4Home™! They come together quickly and use our Dritz® key fob hardware on one end, plus a swivel hook on the opposite end – great for hanging out! 

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Formal Affair: Make a Fun Cummerbund & Bow Tie Set

You need: a favorite sewing pattern, great fabric, Dritz® belt and bow tie hardware.

‘Tis the season for all things formal! Take parties up a notch with accessories that are quirky and unique. Use our Dritz® belt and bow tie hardware sets with bold fabrics and your favorite sewing pattern to create stand-out pieces. Here are some tips for making formal attire packed with personality.     Continue reading »

From Sew4Home: DIY Classic Grommeted Curtain Panels

Decorator looks that you CAN achieve.

Here’s a way to freshen up your decor this spring: new curtain panels. Oh, but the cost, right? Not if you make them yourself! Our friends at Sew4Home™ will show you how to make classic grommeted curtain panels at a fraction of the cost of custom-made curtains. Beautiful fabric and Dritz® Home grommets are the key ingredients that you’ll need. Ready to put on your decorator’s hat?

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From Sew4Home: Make a Starburst Bag

Use Dritz® rivets & grommets to create this super impactful design.

So, wow. This bag is pretty fabulous. We absolutely love, love, love how the creative team at Sew4Home™ used Dritz® grommets and rivets hardware to create the main design element of this bag – that dominant starburst.

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Sewing Tutorial: Make a Fabric Easter Basket

Dritz® supplies + your sweet fabric = one super cute basket.

This cute-as-can-be fabric basket is easy to sew, and fun to fill with Easter treats and goodies. Perfect for kids and adults, too, this is a basket you can use year-round in your sewing room, bedroom or kitchen to store all kinds of things. Best yet, all you need to make it are two fat quarters and a length of belting. Finish it off with Dritz® cover buttons for added detail. 

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From Sew4Home: Make a Weekender Duffle Bag

New Dritz® hardware provides function and flair.

We’re really pumped to see the creative sewing projects that are being designed using our newest pieces of Dritz® hardware. This recent canvas weekender duffle bag from Sew4Home™ is one such project. Yes, it’s good looking. But take a closer look – can you spot the 8 different kinds of hardware it uses?

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From Sew4Home: Make an Adjustable Apron

Add dynamite details with Dritz® copper finish hardware.

Our friends over at Sew4Home™ shared this sewing project earlier this week, and we want to make sure you didn’t miss it! Take a look at their adjustable cotton apron, and take note of that copper hardware! The new Dritz® copper collection includes swivel hooks, slide adjusters, a hook/D-ring set, plus a variety of rings – all the parts to ensure that this apron is packed with utility and fashion! Find the full sewing tutorial and product information …

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