Earth Day: Refashion Roundup

Earth Day is this week so I decided I wanted to share why I do what I do.  In college I took a sustainability class that I loved. We were assigned an eight week project where we had to lower our carbon footprint. While most of the class changed light bulbs […]


The Gingham Dress of My Dreams

This gingham dress, it really is the handmade dress of my dreams. It is by far my favorite project I have ever sewn. I know, I know. Every new post I say is my new favorite project, but GUYS I really mean it this time! This dress is my favorite […]


Hawaiian Muumuu to Ruffle Shift Dress Refashion

Refashions are one of my favorite things to make. I found this ginormous Hawaiian muumuu at the GW Clearance Center for pennies on the dollar. To make a refashion happen, it helps to pick out something with a ton of fabric. It’s always easy to cut away fabric, but much […]


Two New Patterns For Spring M7287 + M7542

Spring could not come any faster here in Washington. Its been a cold, wet, never-ending winter. I may be jumping ahead but I pulled out these two patterns for spring. Don’t get me wrong, I loved the snow, for the first month or so, but I am ready for some warmer weather. […]


St. Patrick’s Day Banners + Free Printable

St. Patrick’s Day is just a week away. We are going to be on a little spring break vacay for it, but I did put together these banners. It’s not usually a holiday I would decorate for but I have been making banners like crazy these days. They are so easy […]


Peplum Shirt Refashion

I love when I find a new thrift store in town. It’s easy to do since I haven’t really explored that much since we moved here. I have been loving peplum shirts and ruffles so when I came across this gingham shirt I knew exactly what I wanted to do with […]


Mardi Gras Banner + Free Printable

Mardi Gras is creeping up on us so I threw together this free printable banner. It is the easiest last minute decor for your office, classroom, or home. All you need for this project is to print out these five pages, a pair of scissors, and some string or ribbon […]


My 10 Favorite Things

It’s my birthday but I pretty much want to stay 22 forever. I know I can’t be the only one that feels that way, right? Since today’s my special day and while I didn’t really make/craft myself anything for my birthday, I did put together this post about some of my favorite […]


Happy Valentine’s Day – From Me to You!

Some people think today is just a day for showing extra love to your significant other, but I think it’s the perfect day to let all your friends and family know you love them! Let’s be honest, who doesn’t need a little extra love these days? So Happy Valentine’s Day […]


Simple Refashion: Jean Jacket & Lace

This refashion project is 100% inspired by a Pinterest find. I saw a project on there that added lace to jean jacket. Just one quick search shows lots of jean jackets decked out in lace, ruffles, and tons of different trims. The jean jacket I used I thrifted from Plato’s closet and […]