Weighted blanket weight matters whether the blanket is for adults or children. Learn how to find the right sensory blanket weight for you. See also: How to Sew a Weighted Blanket What Makes Weighted Blankets Heavy? Poly pellets are the most commonly used filling for weighted blankets, but glass beads and aquarium gravel are common substitutes. Click here to learn how … [Read more...] about Weighted Blanket Weight: How Much Should a Weighted Blanket Weigh?
Learn how to make your own DIY weighted blanket with this weighted blanket sewing tutorial. Step by step instructions for the perfect sensory blanket. This weighted blanket sewing tutorial has been updated several times to reflect feedback on how best to make a weighted blanket from my readers. I would love to see your photos if you make a blanket using this … [Read more...] about How to Sew a Weighted Blanket Sewing Tutorial (Sensory Friendly)
Weighted blankets are popular, but most use poly pellets. Learn how to make a weighted blanket without pellets. How to sew a weighted blanket sewing tutorial. My weighted blanket sewing tutorial is one of my most popular posts on this site. After years of helping readers with their projects - I get emails every day with questions even years after that initial post - I … [Read more...] about How to Make a Weighted Blanket Without Pellets
Child-designed projecst are my favorite hand sewing projects for beginners. Learn how to help kids design patterns with this simple beginning sewing project. Hand Sewing Projects for Beginners That Kids Design Two years ago, I wrote about how to teach kids to design and sew toys based on drawings. Today I'm joining Sew a Softie again to show you how this process can be used … [Read more...] about Hand Sewing Projects for Beginners That Kids Design
I love setting monthly goals as a way of providing a focus for the month. In March I finished some long-WIP fabric baskets as part of a March goal. I'm so glad they're out of the closet and being used! What are your April 2018 goals? I write these monthly goals posts on my blog because they help me get things done! Last month, I FINALLY finished these fabric baskets that my … [Read more...] about Sewing Fabric Baskets and Setting April 2018 Goals