Tag Archives: Sewing

Tween Sewing Survival Guide + Photo Shoot

While I’m sharing tips about tween sewing; please enjoy this photo-shoot. The girls brought their favorite outfits and accessories and modeled them just for this post. They designed several tween “looks” for you. For the integrity of the shoot, it … Continue reading

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Faux Button Placket Tutorial

A faux button placket is a great way to create visual interest in a garment. I’ve used them for several projects on my blog, including my Faux Button Placket Dress for 18″ dolls, my Scirocco Pattern Review, and Bella’s Summer … Continue reading

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Kitchen Towels & Hot Pads/ Easy Hostess Gifts

Kitchen towels and hot pads are an easy dollar store craft. I can’t bring myself to use too many exclamation points in this post, because kitchen decor just doesn’t make me jump up and down. But it’s really nice to … Continue reading

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Ruffled PJs by Once Upon A Sewing Machine

I’m glad you’re here today, because I’m dying to show you the hottest new pdf pattern: The Ruffled PJs!   The Ruffled PJs pattern is designed by Rachel & Donna at Once Upon A Sewing Machine. These jammas are Sofie … Continue reading

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123 Mulberry Street Hoodie Pattern Review

By Amy Mayen Today I’m reviewing the Hoodie pattern by 123 Mulberry Street. I’ve used several of their patterns before; most recently being the Cargo Shorts pattern I used here and here. Bella and Samantha are modeling today. I took … Continue reading

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