Our family is on vacation right now and I didn't plan for the crafty bug to bite while away... sheesh, should have thought ahead! Oh well, here are some ideas that I thought were just too genius not to share. These were all found via The Long Thread, a site I highly recommend!
This is a technique I always wondered about and after looking at the tutorial it looks surprisingly easy to do and a great way to use up some fabric scraps. I'm going to have to give this a try!