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American Girl 2-layer Skirt Tut

American Girl 2-layer Skirt Tut

Guys, I’m so obsessed with making {this skirt} that it is my go-to skirt when I find cute fabric for my daughter.  (see, I even made it {here} for Christmas)!  So, while I was trying to come up with a fun and unique birthday present for my daughter’s friend, I immediately thought I should make(…)

How to Sew: Girl Scout & Cub Scout patches

How to Sew: Girl Scout & Cub Scout patches

  I have a friend who is a Girl Scout troop leader.  Actually, I have a few friends who are troop leaders of their daughter’s GS troops, and a couple of years ago, one of them  asked me if I would  be willing to sew her daughters patches on her vest for her.  Well, what(…)

Top 2014 Tutorials

Top 2014 Tutorials

Happy New Year! I spent a couple of days looking back over the posts of 2014, and it was so fun to see all of the tutorials we posted this year.  In case you missed one, here are the top tutorials of 2014: January Party Pennant Tablecloth Easy DIY Window Valance February Hair Candy Valentines(…)

DIY Gift bags with Graham and Brown

  Wallpaper is my new favorite.  A dream medium to work with: the paper is so sturdy and easy to work with–and Graham and Brown have so many fun designs and patterns to work with!  Last time I had a chance to work with Wallpaper, I tried my hand and a lampshade.  Today, because the(…)

DIY Keyhole Blouse

DIY Keyhole Blouse

Recently, one of our sponsors, Raspberry Creek Fabrics let me choose a couple of their new apparel fabrics to showcase. For one of my fabrics, I chose this gorgeous Navy and Mint Rayon by Heather Bailey. When it arrived, I was not disappointed.  I had recently drafted a dress/blouse pattern and was excited to get(…)