There are some good sewing tips and free patterns here. Another pinner said: This is the most useful website for sewing clothes I've ever seen. Free patterns for men, women and children, techniques, detailed "how-to's"
Sweet Verbena: T-Shirt Refashion Great for if you get a stain on the front of a tee, but awesome anyhow. When looking at the tutorial, I thought the pins were pearls, so think sewing tiny pearls along the edges could be pretty, too.