How to Cut a T-Shirt: Slashes with a Hood


A couple weeks ago OnlineFabricStore.net held a mini contest on Instagram for a “wicked good fabric” t-shirt.  Lucky for me I was chosen as one of the winners!  About a week later I received my package and in it was the t-shirt AND a reuable shopping bag, some beautiful quatrefoil fabric and a package ofContinue reading “How to Cut a T-Shirt: Slashes with a Hood”

DIY: High Low Skirt with Zipper Embellishment


I’ve got a new video on YouTube!  This is my favorite skirt yet!  Something new I’m trying is that on the Mondays I post a video, there will be a blog post talking more about the video.  Inspiration, creative process, what was going on in my head, etc.  Maybe I can even post some bloopers.Continue reading “DIY: High Low Skirt with Zipper Embellishment”

More Than This


So I post a lot of DIYs and recipes on this here blog every Monday with the occasional random in between posts, but I would also like to open it up to possibly more topics.  Maybe something to which you all could relate.  I don’t really have a scope in mind for this post otherContinue reading “More Than This”

A Skirt That Can Be a Shirt


I think empire waist dresses are my favorite, but if you’re like me you have…trouble fitting into them at times.  lol  So since I know how to sew I decided to take matters into my own hands.  This is how I did it. What you’ll need is simple: fabricelastic (in the tutorial I used 1Continue reading “A Skirt That Can Be a Shirt”

Magnetic Trinket Box


A few years ago I made this magnetic box to hold my pins and needles for sewing.  It was very handy in that it also allowed me to hold safety pins for stringing things through a casing.  However, I didn’t think it through well enough because whenever I opened the box, well, you see whatContinue reading “Magnetic Trinket Box”