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
I'm sharing a little advice today in hopes it can help you clean your vacuum. For years I cleaned out my vacuum haphazardly with scissors, only able to get the hair and thread that were easily accessible. When I began sewing again, I started using my seam...read more
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...read more
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...read more
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...read more
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...read more
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...read more
In these episodes, I take old, outdated clothing and transform them into something new and beautiful.
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