sewing tips and tricks

Use these 7 tips and your sewing projects will look more professional--people won't even suspect you made it yourself!

7 Ways to Make Your Sewing Look Professional

Updated April 2019  You’ve come to learn more about how to make your sewing look more professional and amazing, and I have so much to share with you. Before we get to those tips though, let me share a few more things with you. When I started sewing I would often look at the things I made […] Read more…

This super easy 2-minute fix will ensure you never lose your drawstring again--so easy and awesome!

How to Fix your Drawstring So You Never Lose It Again

  I don’t know about you, but it drives me crazy when I pull my hoodies or sweats out of the laundry and the drawstrings are crazy lopsided–or worse, when they’re pulled out! And babies LOVE to yank on those dangling strings too. If they’re pulled all the way out, sometimes I don’t even want to […] Read more…

Basic tutorial for lengthening a dress hem from Mabey She Made It.

Lengthening a Dress: A Tutorial

Have you ever found the perfect dress only it’s just a bit short? So frustrating, right? Well it happens to my lovely sister (pictured above) a lot since she’s a fabulous 6′ tall. And since my brother’s wedding was this past week, we needed to lengthen this dress from Shabby Apple just a bit. Lengthen […] Read more…

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