DIY: How to Lengthen a Dress Tutorial

How to add length to a dress

Hi friends! I recently found a dress that I loved from a place that I love (if you’re thinking Target, you’d be correct), but it was just a bit too short on me to wear comfortably. My sister and I were shopping together and when she said, “Well, can’t you just make it longer?!” I laughed that as a sewist I hadn’t thought of that first. The dresses were on clearance for about $14, so we brainstormed, grabbed a total of 4 dresses between the two of us, and were off to hit the sewing machine! Today I’m teaching you how to add length to a dress so you can do the same! [Read more…]

Knee Patch Baby Pants Free Pattern with the Cricut Maker

Baby Pants Free Sewing Pattern

Hi creative friends! Last week I shared love for my newest sewing toy (although toy definitely doesn’t do the Cricut Maker justice!), and as promised, today I’m sharing a Knee Patch Baby Pants Free Pattern, sponsored by Cricut, that you can use to make your own sweet pants! [Read more…]

10 Reasons Every Crafter Needs A Cricut Maker

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Cricut Maker Cutting Machine

Just when I thought the cutting machine world couldn’t get any better, Cricut has gone and done it again. My love for the Cricut Explore Air II goes deep, and last year when I first heard that Cricut was releasing a new machine with even more features and abilities, I knew it would be something I’d love to get my hands on. So naturally, when the opportunity came to partner with Cricut and showcase the Cricut Maker, I was immediately on board! [Read more…]

DIY Yarn Wreath Tutorial -3 Ways!

DIY Yarn Wreath

While I wish spring had arrived here in Seattle, unfortunately it hasn’t, and we’ll be most likely stuck with our rainy winter for a while longer. With all the time spent indoors, it makes me want to make cozy home projects that make winter just a little bit better. And today’s project fits the bill! I’m sharing this DIY Yarn Wreath Tutorial, sponsored by Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, that will show you how to make not one, but three different styles of yarn wreaths! [Read more…]

Faux Suede Charleston Dress

Little Black Dress

The Charleston Dress Pattern from the amazing Adrianna of Hey June Patterns had long been on my list to sew since it was first released, and recently I finally found an excuse to make one! [Read more…]