coastal coin pouch pattern

welcome to my first official sewing pattern! i love quick projects that are very gratifying to make, and i think this little coin pouch fits that perfectly – sew a few lines, add a snap, and it’s finished! i also love that this pouch looks more complicated than it actually is, so it is perfectContinue reading “coastal coin pouch pattern”

fabric covered boxes

years ago, my friend L gave me a ton of empty tissue boxes to use as organizers for pens and other notions. these special boxes were perfect – they were sturdy, round, slim – but they were way too tall. these boxes/containers/organizers have been sitting in my room ever since, collecting dust and taking upContinue reading “fabric covered boxes”

diy scrunchies

it shocks me so much when i see something very simple to make for sale at stores like urban outfitters for ridiculous prices. for example, tube tops, which are literally just two pieces of knit fabric sewed together, no straps, no fitting, no darts, just fabric and three lines of stitching. and these are sellingContinue reading “diy scrunchies”

my font making process

introducing… shoreline font! (for the fiftieth time haha) but seriously, i’m so excited about this font! i taught myself how to make this font from youtube videos, online articles, forums, and good old trial by error. it took many many hours of staring at the computer screen trying to make every connection between each letterContinue reading “my font making process”

how to install a font (mac)

open the font file and download it on your computer. look in the downloads folder on your computer and find the font file. you should see an .otf file. open fontbook. drag the font file into fontbook. now open the application you will be using the font with. look for the font name (shoreline) andContinue reading “how to install a font (mac)”