As I was perusing Anthropologie the other day, I realized their conductor top was basically a men's shirt refashion. Aren't men's button up shirts brilliant and great for refashioning? It's a never ending game! Anyway, I put together a little...―
Today I have a great tutorial to share that is part of the Stretch Yourself Series hosted my Miriam of Mad Mim and Miranda of One Little Minute. I will be teaching color blocking for womenswear and specifically sweater knits. Melissa of I Still ...―
I'm kicking off the first tutorial of Handmaking the Holidays! It's the perfect gift to give to anyone who likes being in the kitchen or who likes looking cute. A couple weeks ago my friend came to me about copying this apron, so she could give it ...―
I was blown away by this diagram of How To Make a Skirt in 30 Seconds that I saw on Pinterest. ∙ Could this be real? It sounded too good to be true, so I tried it out. On my first attempt, I did a elastic casing at the top and sewed my...―
A couple weeks ago my sister-in-law and I made some circle skirts. One of them I sewed a fabric waistband to the top instead of elastic, and someone commented about liking that look better than the elastic look. I made a reversible skirt with a...―
I love halter swimsuits for their support and that I feel flattered in them. What I don't love is how they are tight on my neck and are constantly pulling down on my neck. It's hard to stand up straight in them. Also, I never seem to get them tied...―
My husband's cuff started coming undone so I thought I'd teach you how to sew a cuff while I was mending them. This is the quick "sew it with your basic sewing machine" way. No handstitching around here if I can get away with it. I'll tell you up...―
There have been thousands of post on the web about how to thrift. They have great tips like try everything on, check all departments, etc. But they never really tell you how to look, what to look for, and what questions to ask. Today we're getting...―
I love finding a fantastic dress with it's own unique details. I was given this white and tan striped linen dress that was much too big for me. I learned this technique in a tailor shop, and it's a technique that I use over and over again. Here's ...―
Fabric printing is quite easy and can really make your item unique. ∙ First, get some craft foam, I think I used the 10 mm kind, and cut out your shape. It's easier if it's simple like this heart. ∙ Then dump out some acrylic paint....―
My friend is graduating college in music and had a senior voice recital. She wanted a recital dress that didn't look like a bridesmaid dress and would look classic for years. She ordered a beautiful dress online, and she found it was a little too...―
Engaging your senses more fully is a great way to take everyday activities and turn them ...
Hey Loveys, ∙ I come to you from my couch for the first time since last Wednesday ...
Does taking prenatal vitamins is really necessary for the health of your baby? Definitely! ...