Kara Metta

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My name is Kara, and I’m so excited that you’re here!  Please take a moment to look around and check out some of my latest sewing and refashion projects.


Recent Blog Posts

McCall’s M7712 with JOANN

This post is a paid collaboration with JOANN.  All opinions and ideas are my own.  This post contains affiliate links at no cost to you. Sometimes I head to the store with a specific make in mind.  Other times, I come across a pattern that just speaks to me and I have...

Easy No-Sew Ribbon Bows with JOANN Ribbon

This  no-sew ribbon bows post is made in paid collaboration with JOANN.  All opinions are my own. I live in a land of tonka trucks, dirt, and super hero action figures. I'm surrounded by little boys 24/7. Don't get me wrong--I wouldn't have it any other way. But when...

Refashion Series Ep. 14 Upgrading a Prom Dress

When my friend asked if I could update her daughter's dress, I knew I had just the thing!  I've used the Gianna special occassion fabric from JOANN several times, and knew this was another great chance to put it to action. The original dress can still be purchased...

Refashion Series Ep. 12 The Peplum Set

Hello Friends! After overdosing on soda, and spending way too much time cramped up in the craft room, I'm happy to present--The Peplum Set. This piece began life in the early 90's. It was an elegant dress that looked like two separate pieces, but was in fact, one....

Refashion Series

 In these episodes, I take old, outdated clothing and transform them into something new and beautiful.


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