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
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!