Author Archives: amy mayen

Everyday Yoga Pant Pattern : Tween Pattern Parcel #5

I’m excited to be a part of Tween Pattern Parcel #5! Today I’ll show you what I made with the Everyday Yoga Pants pattern from Greenstyle. Then we’ll talk about the sale! Everyday Yoga Pant pattern by Greenstyle I couldn’t be … Continue reading

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DIY Tin Man Costume for less than $20!

DIY Tin Man Costume Sof’s mom brought me some inexpensive stretchy metallic fabric and red trim with a request for a Tin Man costume. Total cost for this project was around $20, including the funnel to make the hat. For … Continue reading

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Button Up Jumper Pattern Release + Discount Code

Today is the Button Up Jumper pattern release! Rachel & Donna from Once Upon A Sewing Machine have made a fun play on a traditional jumper, with buttons at the waist. It’s designed to be worn with an undershirt, so … Continue reading

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How To Make A Knit Waistband : Tutorial

Have you ever wondered how to make a knit waistband? It’s easier than you think! This post was originally published at Diana Rambles Hate elastic casings? Just about any knit shorts, pants, or skirt pattern can be modified with a … Continue reading

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My Favorite Tween Pattern @ Sew Cool For The Tween Scene

A bunch of bloggers have been showing their favorite tween patterns for a fun series to celebrate the first anniversary of Sew Cool For The Tween Scene! Here’s a sneak peek of mine:) You can read about my favorite tween … Continue reading

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