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

Picking a Father’s Day Gift for My Dad

Hey Friends!  I have been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser for this post; however, all the opinions are my own. #NauticaforDad #CollectiveBias My dad has four daughters and no sons.  As you might imagine, dinners at our house were filled with...

Updated! How I highlight my hair

A while ago, I shared my formula and application method that I use to highlight my own hair at home. I've been using this same formula for over 3 years now and have since done it on over 13 different people with success. I have decided that it was time to add a video...

Tulle Sequin Skirt

Hey Friends, You may remember the old white skirt from a post a little while back.  I kept changing my mind on what I wanted to do with it, until I found some beautiful sequined tulle fabric at the swap meet in Huntington Beach.  I originally planned on sewing the...

Super Quick Sock Bun Tutorial

I feel like sock buns were all the rage a few years ago, but I still turn to them on rainy and lazy days.  It literally takes me less than two minutes from start to finish.  Most of you have probably learned how to do a sock bun by now, but if not, you'll definitely...

5 Ways to Make Your Clothes Last Longer

5 Ways to Extend the Life of Your Clothes 1. Read the care label. You probably already know this, but that care label inside your favorite dress is there for a reason. If it says “dry clean only” you really shouldn’t wash it at home. I learned this lesson the hard...

100 Years of Swim Trends Presented by Modcloth

This post contains affiliate links, and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. It's a pool party over at ModCloth, and you're invited! With so many bikinis and, my preference, one pieces to pick from, you're bound to find the perfect...

Refashion Series

 In these episodes, I take old, outdated clothing and transform them into something new and beautiful.


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