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Sweatshirt Fairy Tale

Once upon a time there was an old, plain sweatshirt. Nothing wrong with her, just a plain jane gray. You know the type.  Recently while I was sewing away in my studio, I heard this tiny voice calling from the closet. 456 more words


Goodies in a Mystery Box!

As some of you read in my other posts, I’ve been running low on items to refash. I was thrilled to discover something amazing on my front step this week. 97 more words


Making a 1950s Cocktail Dress: The Conclusion

Hey Internet! It’s been awhile. I haven’t posted because I wanted to finish that damned cocktail dress before I write another article, and I have done that – it took much cursing, seam ripping and finagling. 694 more words


How to make Fabric Covered Cufflink

We’ve used fabric covered buttons to make stud earrings for the girls.  Let’s make something for the boys today. 205 more words


Too much fabric or not enough?

So I am planning to go to Korea for one year. I’ve booked my ticket and everything (Oh. Hold on. I don’t have a visa yet. 352 more words

Me-Made-May '15 - Week One

I know we’re talking about a very short week here, but I’m too excited about Me-Made-May to wait until next Sunday. :P

Day 1

Jumper: 256 more words



I have been meaning to take photos in this romper I made FOR.EV.ER. But it just hasn’t been warm enough until recently. This is one of the coolest conversions I’ve ever done to a piece of clothing. 118 more words