Painting tote bags

I’m making these little white tote bags, painted with acrylics mixed with a fabric medium. For now, I’ve noticed that mixing one part paint with another of medium makes the resulting substance long lasting but not necessarily nice to use with...

My Perfect Summer Shorts Pattern

I love it when this happens. When after many trials, I finally get a pattern I love and can use again and again. I’ve been investing more time in learning how to draft patterns lately. And I sort of got...

And the Winner is…

Stephanie – comment 29! (I’ll be mailing you today to get your address You will be getting the carrot pouch and the floral bag Thank you all for participating in this giveaway, and for taking the time to leave such...

Giveaway Day May 23rd!

What a great idea the Sew, Mama, Sew! people had! One full day for giveaways! Natually, I am participating too I am giving away the following: One cotton carrot pouch, fully lined and ready to hide and keep your pencils,...

How to make a fancy button necklace

Fancy? A button necklace? Please… I can hear you but – you didn’t meet Daria yet. She makes the most feminine, funny and classy-chic accessories ever. Out of traditional and less traditional supplies. Check out her blog, kitenhood for beautiful...

An Oversized Reversed Tuxedo Vest

I loved making this vest from the latest Burda easy. It took me only half a day from cutting the pattern to choosing the fabric to the final piece. The instructions were good, but a bit misleading and it is...