Month: May 2014

Low-rise Jeans to Denim Skirt | Mabey She Made It | #sewing #refashion #jeanskirt

How to Make a Skirt Out of Jeans

  Updated 5/19 with better instructions for how to make a skirt out of jeans. If you’ve wanted to learn how to make a skirt out of jeans, this refashion is for you! Everyone needs a jean skirt in their closet–they’re so easy to wear and back in style. Refashioning Jeans When I finally had […] Read more…

Muslin Ruffle Dress | Mabey She Made It #sewing #sewingforkids #dresses

Muslin Ruffle Dress

I don’t know what it is, but I love muslin. I especially love it ruffled and frayed a little. From this love came the Muslin Ruffle Dress. I actually made this dress when Saige was little, but it never fit her quite right. I realize now it was just too big when I was putting […] Read more…

May Vellum Flowers | Mabey She Made It #silhouette #flowers #vellum

Vellum Flower Arrangement

You had to know that when I did an April Showers project that there would be May Flowers, right? This Vellum Flower Arrangement was something that’s needed to happen for a while now–ever since we moved in December. Previously I’d made some cute little tissue paper flowers that I really loved. They were so cute, […] Read more…

Ribbon Gathered Skirt | Mabey She Made It #sewing #sewingforkids #skirt #ribbon

Ribbon Gathered Skirt Tutorial

Are you ready to take your basic skirt to another level? There are so many things you can add to or change to make a basic skirt a little more interesting. I have used this fabric before for a skirt for myself, and I really like that it’s easy to care for and it doesn’t […] Read more…

Basic Skirt | Mabey She Made It #sewing #easyskirt #sewingforkids

Quick and Easy Basic Skirt Tutorial

When Saige was little, I found a style of pants I LOVED on her and I bought a whole size run from 18 months to 4T. I love how they fit, and we’ve gotten such good use out of them–they still look fabulous now that Brynley has worn the smaller sizes. But something has happened recently–Saige […] Read more…

Glass etched bakeware | Mabey She Made It #glassetching #etchedglass #silhouette

Glass Etched Bakeware

I don’t know about you, but I love the look of etched glass. It’s fabulously subtle and classy at the same time. Whether it’s on windows, mirrors, or in cabinets, I just adore how the etched design elevates the piece. I also love the idea of having your name on your pans so when you […] Read more…

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