DIY

Do It Yourself!

Knitting An Infinity Scarf

Winter and cold weather always finds me wanting to knit. I’m still a novice knitter, but I have knit several scarves...

Easy DIY: Swarovski Crystal Bobby Pins

I’ve tried many different hair accessories on my curly hair, but the one I always come back to is the simplest, Bobby pins.  Easy...
Upcycled Jean Shorts

Upcyclying Old Favorites

I always liked the idea of giving old clothes a new life, especially when the fabric is of good quality. Sometimes you just need...

Lacy Slope Long Sleeve Tee

Greenstyle Creations is my go to pattern company for sports wear sewing. So, when I needed a black top for running...

Winter Pyjamas Pants for Her…

Last spring I sewed a couple of Hudson pyjamas for my husband. I used a self drafted pants pattern and the...

Easy Drawstring DIY

Making string from scrap fabric is a great scrap buster and it’s very simple. I use this method to make drawstrings for...

The Roger Trench

I am finally getting around to sewing the Roger Trench coat from République du Chiffon. I had purchased this pattern some time...

Upcycled Jean Duffle Bag

I have been thinking about this jean duffle sports bag for a while and since I’m on an accessories kick and I...

Fabric Storage Baskets

Autumn has officially arrived and before the winter kicks in I thought I’d organize my sewing room by focusing on all the...

Flamingo Tote

I just realized that I never shared this Flamingo tote I sewed a while back. Initially I had bought this flamingo fabric...

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Sorbetto Top Hacks

The Sorbetto top by Colette is the first piece of clothing I ever tried to sew and the "original" pattern is one I have...

DIY Jean Shorts for the Summer

Jeans are one of my favorite things to upcycle.  Denim is a versatile sturdy fabric and can be used to make anything from accessories...

Upcycled Sweater Slippers

For years I’ve been collecting old clothes with the intention of upcycling them into something new.  One of my favorite things to upcycle is...

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