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
This post is a collaboration between JOANN and me. All opinions are my own. JOANN recently sent me some of their new faux fur fabric to try out. I had never worked with faux fur before, but it was so soft and beautiful I figured it would be fun to give it a try. I...read more
This post is made in partnership with JOANN, all opinions are my own. Have you ever been super intimidated to try something, but once you did it, you just felt plain silly because it was so easy? That's exactly how I feel about inserting eyelets. I used to think it...read more
I picked up this mustard floral fabric last year at the Golden West Swap Meet in Huntington Beach. It's one of my favorite places to get fabric for exceptionally low prices. I think this ran me about $2 a yard. Everytime we vacation in Huntington Beach, which is...read more
This post was created in partnership with JOANN. All opinions, dance moves, and ideas are my own. I've had McCall's m7577 in my pattern stash for MONTHS! I was so excited when I came across this pretty floral knit fabric from JOANN because I knew it would pair well...read more
Today is an exciting day because I'm officially announcing that WhileCamdenSleeps.com has become KaraMetta.com. I began this blog over 6 years ago when my first son, Camden, would take his many newborn naps. Now, as a mother of three, including Camden that NEVER...read more
This post is a paid partnership with JOANN. All opinions are my own. I've keep finding myself admiring the projects my friends have done using pom pom trims. I decided it was finally time for me to jump onboard with the trend! With the 4th of July in mind, I made...read more
In these episodes, I take old, outdated clothing and transform them into something new and beautiful.
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