Tag Archives: knits

Bundle Up! Win it before you can buy it…

I am so excited to be part of the very first Bundle Up! Build a Better Bundle promotion from Pattern Revolution.  I have to say I was seriously flattered to be included with some amazing veteran designers that I have admired … Continue reading

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Last chance for $19.99 Craftsy classes!

Don’t forget to check out the classes over at Craftsy, today is the last day of their amazing sale!  I have purchased a few photography ones myself and I have been VERY happy with them.  I have heard amazing things … Continue reading

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TUTORIAL: Rockin’ Zombie ~ Distressed Reverse Applique

The twins were really excited this year when I told them that they could design & help make shirts for the first day of school.  They got some fun and BRIGHT shoes and wanted something trendy & mama wanted it … Continue reading

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The Perfect Fitted Cap Sleeve Tee from iCandy (link to free pattern/tutorial)

Recently on Pinterest I fell in love with ‘The Perfect Fitted Cap Sleeve Tee’ from iCandy. It is a cute simple tee that can easily remain causal, layered or dressed up!   Depending on the colors you use it can … Continue reading

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Upcycling is for Boys too!

I know upcycled dresses are all over for girls, but what about those boys?  As a mom of 2 boys it can be hard at times to find cute boy patterns that age appropriate yet school worthy for my 7.5yr … Continue reading

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Sewing with Knits 101

I have been sewing with knits for a while but as they have become more available more people have started trying them out as well.  Unfortunately they don’t always realize that they sew a bit differently until they finish the … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Upcycled Dress & Clothes From ANY Knit Pattern!

Upcycled dresses, hoodies & pants are currently very popular but can easily cost an arm and a leg.  There is good reason for that, well made garments take time to make & decent knits are not cheap.  I have started … Continue reading

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Upcycled T-shirt Nighty

Well with everything so crazy busy this is the first time, since my cape orders before Christmas, in almost 2 months that I have had a chance to sew something! So part of my ‘stash’ is a pile of mens … Continue reading

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