Month: March 2018

DIY – How to Sew a Fabric Bow

Today I’d like to show you how to create your very own fabric bow, one of the easiest things you’ll ever do! The best part is that you can add these to virtually any project. Add one to a handmade skirt, dress, handbag, or even use simply as a hair bow or a hat ornament.. you name it!

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DIY – How to Copy a Dress Pattern!

Hello my lovely readers!! Today I’d like to show you how to copy your very own pattern from any dress in your closet! This skill is a wonderful tool to learn because I’m sure as a sewer (or aspiring sewer) you own one or two beloved dresses that you’ve always hoped to recreate in different fabrics. I’d like to challenge you to figure out how to accomplish this! Of course the process¬†vary slightly depending on the dress you’d like to use, but the basic principles stay the same. For my chosen dress, I will be focusing on the bodice portion. The skirt is a basic dirndl/gathered skirt, which I’d blogged an earlier tutorial for HERE and HERE.

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