HI all! Hope this post finds you well, out there in your home, fabric land, the online sewing comminity, somewhere with more crazy kids than you know what to do with....or wherever you are. 🙂 happy summer! This is, hands down, my favorite time of year. Every year, around this time, "the funk" (seasonal depression)… Continue reading This new round from RP custom fabrics will rock your world…quite literally!
Hi all! Occasionally, I come across a stand out tutorial while doing research for a project. I recently had a patten test that called for a bias tape/banded neckline. I have never been great at these, so I was a little nervous about it. Luckily for me, the pattern had an excellent explanation, but in my… Continue reading Reblog: Getting flat bias necklines by Grainline Studio – perfectly explained!
A few weeks ago, I shared a small peek at a new project I was super excited about. At that moment in time, the suspense was killing me....but I survived. 😉 I would like to proudly introduce you Flosstyle's new (and my first me-made) Kanga baby carrier! 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂 I like doing pattern… Continue reading Rainbow baby carrier
Love the idea of making your own. Talk about getting exactly what you need! 🙂
Today’s project is my first onbu but my 11th diy carrier at this point. I am not a professional seamstress I do no sell my carriers. I have simply combined things I have found in other tutorials or other carriers to make this carrier. I am in no way responsible for the safety of your child while wearing this carrier. Features of this carrier
- Padded to wrap straps
- Leg out padding
- Hood compartment
- Padded protector at waist ring
Most of my directions here are based off this tutorial – from the fine and fair blog http://www.fineandfairblog.com/2013/10/tablecloth-mei-tai-tutorial-with-wrap.html 1. I simply used the printable pattern and assembled as directed… and a 60″x84″ table cloth. I would recommend about 1/2 yard of canvas or duck fabric for this project as well 2. I cut out all of my parts.
- 3 Main body pieces – (1 – canvas or duck fabric – 2 –…
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We were recently afforded the opportunity to tests this new cologne by Ralph Lauren. The name is Red Extreme and it promised to help us live life to the extreme. Now, my house consists of me and my family...Which includes a husband, 2 preteen boys and another 4 year old boy who desperately wants to… Continue reading Trying Ralph Lauren red extreme cologne
Its rare that I go in search of a tutorial without first trying to figure something out by myself, but jeans are the one thing I'm scared to death of, so I feel I must research as much as possible before attempting a new hack. I have been trying to find a way to make… Continue reading Worth the share…An amazing flat booty hack to try: “Getting rid of the gap in back” from presser foot.blogspot.com
Hey everyone! I keep hearing good things about Swagbucks. Is this something you have tried? From what I can tell, it seems to be a site where you can perform simple tasks (watching videos, answering questions) to earn SB (swag bucks). After accruing so many SBs, you can trade them in for gift cards to… Continue reading Another quick way to earn money or rewards online
Hello everyone! I'm running a Holiday giveaway on my Facebook page. Some of the prizes include: teethers, tote bags, carrier accessories and more. I really just felt like giving back to those of you who have been by my side and supported me through this whole thing. I would also love to make some new… Continue reading Join us for my Holiday Giveaway!
Are you a blanket maker? I've noticed that within the sewing community, There are a fair nunber of us who don't really "do" blankets, it seems. (maybe it's just me). That being said, I have been trying to dip my feet into the blanket and quilting world, and this tutorial seemed like a great place… Continue reading A tutorial I’ve been dying to try!
Hi again! Are you a fabric lover? I am officially addicted to it. Soft, fuzzy, sheer, silky, stretchy and amazing, fabric is wonderful, in all its many forms. When I first started out sewing, I shopped at JoAnn's. I still love this store. Its my 3rd favorite, based on the reasoning below: 1.You can double… Continue reading Where do I shop? (Fabric edition) with coupons, discount codes, tips and more!