add sleeves to a strapless dress

If you are buying a prom, bridesmaid or wedding dress in the store, you most likely experienced some frustration in trying to find some attempt at modesty straight off the rack that doesn't look like a grandmother-of-the-bride dress or worst. Sleeveless dresses seem to be the standard and if … Continue reading

skirt tutorial elastic waistband

An easy step-by-step skirt tutorial elastic waistband,  a tier skirt with three layers of fabric. Learn techniques in gathering with a basting stitch and installing an elastic waistband. This project is meant to be adaptable to any sized girl or woman. Step 1:  Choose three fabrics to work with … Continue reading

tutorial: felt heart magnets

For Valentine's Day or any day you want to share some love! You will need: Various colors of felt, use up small scraps if you have them. Scissors Glue gun Sequins Beads Magnets Start with a bag of various colored scraps of felt or purchase squares of felt, in colors you love from your … Continue reading