DIY Geometric Painted Shoes Tutorial

DIY Painted Shoes

Today I’m sharing an easy and fun way to make these geometric inspired shoes! Slip-on canvas shoes are my go to choice for footwear in the summer, and I’m always looking for a unique new pair to keep my wardrobe fresh and stylish. This is the perfect way to add some pizzazz to a pair of white canvas shoes, and will have your feet ready for Spring! Painted shoes are much easier than you might think! [Read more…]

DIY Freezer Paper Stencil Tutorial

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Hi there! I recently shared this over at Project Run and Play, and today I’m excited to share this freezer paper stencil tutorial with you! I’ve always thought Liz and liZ were so clever to come up with the name “Project Run and Play.” It’s catchy even to those who aren’t necessarily sewists, and so I thought it would make great text on a t-shirt for little ones! To make the text, we’ll use freezer paper, fabric paint, and your favorite top pattern! [Read more…]

15 Minute Gathered Skirt Tutorial

Gathered Skirt Tutorial

There’s something so satisfying about a quick sew, isn’t there? I love making things that are quicker to sew than it would have been to go to the store and buy it, and today’s project is no exception! Today I’m sharing a 15 Minute Gathered Skirt Tutorial, and it’s a perfect project whether you’re a new sewist learning the basics or an experienced sewist looking for a fun easy sew! [Read more…]

The Simplest Tip For Never Getting Twisted Elastic Again!

No More Twisted Elastic

People often think that if you’ve been sewing for a long time, you sew everything perfectly the first time, but that couldn’t be farther from the truth! My seam ripper and I are definitely well acquainted. I’m a firm believer that even the most seasoned sewists have at least a few simple things that always seem to give them trouble. For me, I somehow seem to often get my elastic twisted when threading through a casing, even after I’m sure I’ve double checked it. It drives me nuts when that happens, because the twist never shows up until after I’ve stitched the elastic ends together and closed the casing! Well, not too long ago, as I was fixing one such twist, it hit me and today I’m sharing the simplest way to never get twisted elastic again! [Read more…]

15 Bunny Projects To Sew

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Can you ever really have too many bunnies? Of course not! I’ve been having a little too much fun this year indulging in everything bunny, and today I’m sharing 15 bunny projects to sew that would be perfect for Easter, or, let’s face it, anytime of the year! [Read more…]