This is such an easy way to personalize any sewing pattern and take it from cute to WOW! I used the Hinterland dress pattern from Sew Liberated, made with long sleeves and no placket for this tutorial. Materials Needed: Medical paper or tissue paper (I get mine of amazon here.)RulerPensTapeOriginal sleeve pattern Take your sleeve … Continue reading Bishop Sleeves: how to convert any sleeve pattern to a Bishop sleeve
Every idea I have ever had solves a problem that I face. Some problems are more important than others, but even the small issues bring me joy to vanquish. My dear little Emma girl, now 5.5 months, is at that stage where she is no longer happy sitting on my lap or being held all … Continue reading DIY Tummy Time Quilt
As I've been trying to develop my first women's clothing pattern, I have been shocked at how hard it has been to create my size chart. This little simple chart at the beginning of every pattern to guide you in picking your size has been the death of me! I assumed that there existed in … Continue reading The Sizing Conspiracy!
The idea for this bag started when my friend was shopping for her twin boys and could not find a scripture bag that fit their personalities. It seemed like every bag geared towards boys was either a solid color or sports themed. Something you should know about me is that I LOVE solving problems by … Continue reading The Scripture Bag Pattern
The first step to creating a well fitting garment is to measure yourself correctly. The perfect tool to use for this is a flexible measuring tape. There are retractable ones and flat ones, so pick whatever you like! They can be found cheaply at any craft store or my favorite, Amazon. Check it out here. … Continue reading How to Measure Yourself
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