Star Wars Embroidery Tutorial

These minimalist Star Wars characters are a great way to practice a new skill and embrace your inner nerd. Watch the video below to learn backstitch, satin stitch (for Chewy’s ammo belt), and our favorite way to finish your hoop.  Grab a Star Wars Embroidery kit or gather the following supplies: 6″ embroidery hoop cotton […]

Love Bug Tutorial

love bug tutorial

Love Bug Tutorial We’re gearing up for February with a craft that celebrates love, friendship, and imagination! These love bugs are a simple craft with endless possibilities. As Madison says in the tutorial, “Love bugs don’t actually exist, so you can make them however you want!” And your imagination doesn’t have to stop there… you […]

Scrappy Gnome Tutorials

Scrappy Gnome Tutorials Welcome to Merry Make.Do.! This is our first time offering craft kits and tutorials so you can Make.Do. at home. Now you can participate in our mission of creativity, connection, and compassion from anywhere!  These tutorials were created to be used with our Gnome-in-a-Bag kits, but you can absolutely still participate with […]

How to sew a face mask

How to Sew a Face Mask There are dozens of face mask patterns available out there. We tested several and combined our favorite parts of each. We knew we wanted a mask that had the option to insert a filter. We also added pipe cleaner at the top to help get a tighter fit across […]

Quarantine Craft Camp, Day Zero

Quarantine Craft Camp, Day Zero Things are a little weird out there right now. I don’t know much, but I do know one thing… Creativity makes it all a little bit better! It’s good for our brains. It makes time fly by. It reduces stress. It (probably) reduces sibling in-fighting too. Let’s make this the […]

How to Sew a Scrunchie

How to Sew a Scrunchie The scrunchie is BACK! And it is the most requested project in Make.Do.’s kids’ sewing classes. Luckily, it’s a perfect project for beginners. Scrunchies are quick, simple, and require minimal supplies. They’re a great way to use scraps from other projects (like this drawstring bag). Grab your supplies and follow […]

How to Sew a Drawstring Bag

How to Sew a Drawstring Bag A drawstring bag is a fun and simple sewing project for beginners. It makes a quick handmade gift too. Just fill it with a Make.Do. gift card and some chocolate… you’ll win the best present award for sure! You can follow along with this video tutorial or scroll down […]