Hello! A brief break from sewing to do something a little different – embroidery! I started doing some embroidery projects a couple years back, but never anything too complex and I mostly followed patterns I got from Etsy. As a result of this hobby, I have quite a few skeins of embroidery thread, embroidery hoops, and aida cloth at the bottom of a few craft … Continue reading Easy Watercolor Embroidery!
I made a backpack! And I lived to tell the tale!! If you told me a year ago that I would be able to make my own backpack and actually wear it, I’d probably laugh in your face. Yet here we are! The amazing Sarah Kirsten’s new pattern has taken the sewing world by storm by releasing this awesome backpack that is an amazing dupe … Continue reading Raspberry Rucksack Review
Whew, March has been jam packed with activities that my blog posts have slowed down! I actually did this entire project early this month, but it took a while to make the garment and then to photograph it. This was meant to be part of the yellow week of Sew Happy Color, read more at my previous blog post! First off – here’s a peek … Continue reading How To: Easy DIY Turmeric Tie-Dye!
Sigh. The weather lately has been sooo cloudy and sad lately, that it’s been hard to get outside or even motivate myself to do things! I spent last weekend with my lovely college friends in Chicago, and got to some snow for the first time in a while! (hi chicago friends reading this!) To bring a little sun into my life, I decided to sew … Continue reading meridian wrap dress || oh sew versatile!