Tag Archives: Tutorial

DIY Crochet Lace Trimmed Shorts

Are you feeling the boho 70’s inspired fashion trends this season? If so, you’ll love wearing DIY crochet lace trimmed shorts. Let me show you how easy it is! I’m using a sewing machine, but you can easily hand stitch … Continue reading

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How To Stack A Boutique Bow

There are tons of variations of how to stack a boutique bow, but this is my favorite lately! It’s just spikes and loopers with some filler (feathers or tulle) topped with a bottle cap. I took the photos (below) when I … Continue reading

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How To Make Bottle Caps With Epoxy Stickers

I’ve been experimenting with bottle cap crafts again. I found the simplest way to customize bottle caps for jewelry, key chains, and of course; hair bows. Gather your supplies; I’m going to show you how to make bottle caps with … Continue reading

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How To Sew Sequin Trim Like A Boss

I learned a neat sewing trick: using trims on the outside of a garment to stabilize stretchy knits. Shoulder seams often need to be reinforced in order to keep them from stretching out. This is usually done with twill tape or … Continue reading

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3 Things To Know Before Sewing With Lycra

I didn’t want to reinvent the wheel and write a whole post about how to sew with Lycra. But it seems like some of you are still nervous; so here are the most important things that I’ve learned. 3 Things To … Continue reading

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