tag archives: Omnigrid Project

Quilting Tutorial: Make a Mini “Maker” Quilt

Celebrate the maker you are.

Your sewing or craft space needs this quilt. After all, what better way to stay inspired every day than with a mini quilt that celebrates creative YOU! Use a variety of Dritz® and Omnigrid® sewing and quilting supplies, our “maker” template, and some fun fabrics to complete this easy appliqué project. Maker … yeah, that’s you!

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Sewing Tutorial: Make a Card Wallet

Give business cards, gift cards and loyalty cards a new home.

Here’s a cure for your overstuffed billfold and purse pockets: make a quick and easy card wallet. This beginner sewing project comes together effortlessly, and features a Dritz® sew-on magnetic snap fastener that’s a cinch to apply. You’ll have so much fun picking out your fabrics, trim and embroidery floss colors, we bet you can’t make just one! 

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Sewing Tutorial: Make a Valentine’s Day Banner

Because the message of love always wins.

Share the love – there’s no better way than to proclaim it, loud and proud! This Valentine’s Day banner sewing project lets you do just that. You’ll use pretty fabrics and alphabet stamps for the banner, and Dritz® grommet pliers and grommets to create the holes for hanging it. Psst: there’s no rule saying you have to take it down after the 14th!

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Easy Crafts: Make a Leather Cuff Bracelet

Where’d you get that cool jewelry?

Isn’t it great to get a compliment about something you’re wearing? Isn’t it even better when that something is handmade?! These DIY cuff bracelets are so cool, and so easy to make, you’ll want more than one. You’ll use a Dritz® awl and embroidery floss to create the designs on the cuffs. Heavy duty snap fasteners are the perfect closure – easy to install, with a professional finish. 

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Sewing Tutorial: Make a Shirred Pillow

An easy-sew project, made more fabulous with Dritz® iron-on shirring tape.

Pillows are a really perfect way to easily update your home for the changing seasons. This shirred pillow sewing project made with cozy plaid fabric immediately says “fall is here.” Its soft gathers are perfectly achieved using Dritz® iron-on shirring tape. This blog post shows you how simple it is to use the shirring tape, but be warned: you’re going to want to make lots of pillows, skirting, curtains and more!

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