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Cross Stitch Week

    I’ve recently returned from a weeks holiday in Egypt with my granddaughter where I taught her how to cross stitch.  I found that the experience has reignited my love of this craft and when I returned home I dug out a cross stitch that I had started some time ago.  186 more words


Sewing a Floral Sundress

I decided I wanted to sew a dress Saturday and it was done by Wednesday! This was seriously such an easy pattern and quick dress to make (and my first one ever) that I had to share! 657 more words


Spread the love

Valentine’s Day is over, but that doesn’t mean I can’t go ahead and wear my heart on my sleeve all year long.  I am a real sucker for an elbow patch, so I wanted to DIY my way into some heart-shaped elbow patches. 428 more words


how to sew a dress: first seams


here are the next steps for the dress (part1, part2)

I cut the collar of a really soft fusible interlining

twice… 144 more words



As promised I am finally posting on the Christmas gifts I made this year. College apps/scholarship apps/school/sports have had me busyyyyyyy.

The main thing I did were these wood boards with sayings printed on them. 213 more words


Part one of Two: Back Attack! and the not so closeted lace addiction!

Part one of two: Refashioning from my sister’s second hand picks!

Check out this super cute linen/cotton dress!

I’m was happy with the high-low hemline and the torso section. 417 more words


Awkward length blazer refash

I found this sweet just-like-new blazer at value village for 10 bucks! The brand is “Kensie” (probably cost about $70.00 originally) with a lovely linen/cotton mix. 507 more words