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DIY: Jeans into Denim Jacket

As a designer and seamstress, I love making original looks that you can’t buy online. I prefer to redesign garments into..

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DIY Zip Closure Skirt

As you can see I’ve been enjoying this animal print trend lately. Enough to carry it over into my Spring projects.

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DIY Zip Tee

I love sewing and wearing basics with a twist. For example, a t-shirt that has an extra detail like this Coats & Clark Fashion zipper..

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DIY Refashion: Cutout Striped Shirt

I had this striped French top for awhile now and just couldn’t seem to get rid of it. I loved the wide stripes, boatneck collar, and 3/4 sleeves.

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DIY: Versatile Zipper Racerback Top

Zippers, whether used as a closure or an edgy detail, I love adding them to my designs! With the right zip you can change a basic ..

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DIY Zip Front Skirt

I love a cute skirt come fall. Especially in a rich warm color and fabric like corduroy. It’s a great piece..

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The Tango Tunic with Embroidered Neckline

I wish I could say ‘Greetings from the lovely Palmetto Bluff Montage Resort in lovely Bluffton, SC!’ It was a paradise th …

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How to Sew Pajama Pants

Have you ever wanted to learn how to sew pajama pants? If so, you are in luck because Courtney from A Little Craft in your …

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How To: Machine Embroider Jeans

I love the look of embroidery on garments. It’s a fun way to …

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DIY Upcycled Pillow Sham to Skirt

I had this pillow sham in my “stash” for awhile now. I really loved the colors and patchwork details that went into it.

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DIY: Embroidered Cuff on Jeans

My last post, I shared how to embroider on the bottom hem of jeans (here) using their Trilobal Embroidery Thread.

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DIY Zipper Poncho/Kilt

Maybe it’s the Scottish heritage in me but I love all things plaid. It’s my favorite print and usually what I look..