Blog Posts

How to Reverse Tie-Dye with Bleach

I'm super excited about the possibilities that bleach tie-dyeing presents.  It's a great way to update old items and it's quite easy to do. For today's reverse tie-dye tutorial, I'm using the sweater I made in my DIY Sweater Tutorial. What is reverse tie-dyeing?...

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Raspberry Creek Fabric Swimsuit Tour 2021

Today I get to share my makes from the Raspberry Creek Fabrics' Suit up for Summer blog tour!  If you love swimsuits and sewing, you are going to love this tour!  There's links to tons of different blogs at the bottom of this post that will take you to different...

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DIY Sweater Tutorial

Sew a Sweater without a Commerical Pattern The beauty of being able to sew is that you can make just about anything you set your heart to once you have the fundamentals down.  For me, that often means copying something I already love.  In today's tutorial,...

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Easy DIY Knit Skirt Tutorial

This easy DIY knit skirt tutorial is a collaboration with JOANN.  All opinions and ideas are my own.  This post contains affiliate links at no additional cost to you. One of the first things I ever made was a skirt.  That's probably because it's one of the easiest...

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DIY Formal Dress

This DIY formal dress post is a collaboration with JOANN.  All opinions and ideas are my own. This DIY formal dress is easy--no buttons, zippers, pleats, or darts.  Thanks to the stretch-factor of this beautiful stretch velvet with sequins from JOANN, this dress turns...

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DIY Wipeable Tablecloth

I love the look of a crisp, clean tablecloth.  I also love my children.  For years, it seemed, I couldn't have both around at the same time.  And while I did briefly consider having the kids eat every meal outside; I knew that that probably wouldn't seem too cool and...

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