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
So I’m currently in the process of getting ready to move apartments here in Houston, so I’ve been spending a lot less time crafting and more time sorting through what I’ve accumulated in the last four years. Needless to say, I have almost an entire gallon sized Ziploc bag filled with unused pens, highlighters, etc — note to self: stop buying writing utensils!! The Zadie … Continue reading zadie jumpsuit | sew satisfying!
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!
One creative way to introduce color into your wardrobe is by choosing your own colors and painting them yourself! This is a fun way to flex your creative muscles by creating your own designs and playing with paint – something I definitely don’t do enough of. After you paint the fabric, choose a fun pattern to show off what your work! I chose a free … Continue reading DIY Handpainted Fabric