DIY spool and bobbin rack for thread

thread spool and bobbin rack

My thread and bobbins have been sitting on my work table for awhile now, and every time I bump them they go clanging all over the place. I don't have a ton of thread spools, but there are enough that it's become cumbersome to just have them sitting out. I didn't feel like buying a… Continue reading DIY spool and bobbin rack for thread

Fabric cutting and ironing station (Ikea Hack)

finished table with cutting and ironing tools

I've been reading lots of sewing books lately, and one common theme is to have a cutting station that's counter-height to ease back strain. This makes sense -- my back has been pretty achy from leaning over my desk to cut fabric. And my ironing board is rather wobbly and really un-fun to use, so I wanted… Continue reading Fabric cutting and ironing station (Ikea Hack)