Because of the service the U.S. military has given, I had today off. I lounged around for most of the day, doing who knows what, but I was productive for parts of it. I took Pippin outside (not the balcony) for the first time. We just went to the side of the building where there … More Day 315. Day off
This bow is easy to make, doesn’t take much time, is super cute, and is quite versatile. Think of all the ways one could use this bow: bow tie, sewn onto a stuffed animal, attached to a bobby pin, used with wrapping gifts. The first time I made this bow was when I sewed … More Day 272. Craft: Fabric Bow
I went to Jo Ann’s yesterday to look at fabric and patterns for potential purchasing. At first I looked at dresses and shirts but as I nothing really popped out at me I made my way to the Halloween costumes. Many of the costumes looked really cool but also tricky to make. The fact that … More Steampunk dress pattern: should I?
I finished my sewing project for Katie: a stuffed bunny! I think it turned out pretty well. Next time I think I’ll make the arms and legs a bit bigger and maybe add a tail (in real life it looks a tiny bit creepy, hehe). It wasn’t too difficult to make, anyone can do it … More Homemade stuffed bunny
So guess what?! I have to decided to start a new 30 day challenge a little early. I have decided to post once a day for the entire month of September. My goal is to try to be more creative and to hopefully live a bit more exciting of a life. Here we go! Today … More It’s post a day time!
I got my bag back yesterday from my sewing class. It’s pretty nifty, right? There is an interior fabric and an exterior fabric. Oh oh, and I have pockets and velcro on the inside! I’m so proud. 😀 That was such a difficult project. In fact, there are some students who, when I left class … More I present to you: my home-sewn bag!
After roughly an hour of: cleaning my sewing machine (including taking apart sections of it) thinking I had broken it figuring out I hadn’t going through all the bits and pieces learning how to set up the machine for a buttonhole and trying to make a button hole two times I succeeded in making one! … More I made a buttonhole!