Hairbrush Keeper – Free Pattern and Tutorial

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Hi Living With Punks readers! I’m so glad to have joined this series with Susan because this Hairbrush Keeper has been on my to-share list for a while and I finally had a deadline to make me do it! If you’re just hearing about the Home Sewn series, click through below to see more of […]

A Knitted Twill Tape Tote by Elsie Marley

So as an update, so far this week in twill tape world we’ve had how-tos for a tote bag, kid-crafted headbands and an apron. Our last guest post this week comes from Elsie Marley. Meg also made a tote bag and is sharing her tutorial but these are about as different as they can be and still […]

Twill Tape Apron with A Happy Stitch

In Twill Tape World so far this week we’ve featured an accessory for carrying in hand and one for wearing on your head and now one for wearing on your body. Specifically, on your body while in the kitchen. Preferably, on your body while in the kitchen and making something that looks at least half […]

Twill Tape Headbands with Imagine Gnats

More Twill Tape excitement today! Yesterday’s post was a carry-able, and today’s is a wearable. Rachael of Imagine Gnats is here to share twill tape headbands that can be made and worn by kids – a bit of elastic makes it nice and comfy. You’ll find crafting with kids ideas and lots and lots and […]

Leather + Lace Clutch and a Giveaway!


I’m going to go ahead and say it: I’m a leather addict.  I’m not going to go biker extreme on you guys, but I’m kind of a purist when it comes to shoes, bags, and jackets.  They have to be the real thing.  If you’re a vegan, you should just stop reading now, because I […]

Open Wide Zipper Pouches

(alternately titled: Open Wide Zipper Pouches, and How Much I Suck at Making Open Wide Zipper Pouches) I have 3 good friends all having birthdays within a month, so I went on the hunt for something fun and cute and most importantly EASY to make for all of them and knock all the presents out […]