sewing

Crafty Monday: Pillow with piping tutorial

Note: Before you read through here, you need to be aware that I’m using a new WYSIWYG editor, and it’s not working the best for me. It’s better than the default editor, but I’m not an immediate fan like I am for other WordPress plug-ins. —- Pillows are easy projects,…

Crafty Monday: the almost drooling list

~~ I just need to photograph the dress makeover. It’s been done for months. ~~ Fall begins as a big schedule change with school starting. My oldest is a senior in high school! Now that fall is nearing the middle of its season, I’m looking to settle into some crafts.…

Dress goal sheet

In sympathy with my 4-Her, I will give my goal sheet for the dress makeover. Goal: My goal is to make the tie dye dress into a short dress without smocking. I additionally desire to spend less than $10 in this makeover. List what you do to reach the goal:…

dress with ruffles

Dress solution on the way

Agreeing with Laura’s comment, I’ve decided to make the ruffle dress. And it just looks easier. I will need to buy muslin to line the dress and some elastic, but then I should be ready. Deciding is half the battle.

three dresses

Dress makeover dilemma

The situation. My daughter has a very long dress that isn’t working for her or for me. I say ‘or me’ because she asked if I wanted it to wear. I tried it on. I felt overpowered by the skirt. The long dress is not only long, but also has…