Sewing Projects

Design Your Own Vans

Design Your Own Vans

I’ve been in a bit of a creative funk lately, feeling like every thing’s been done before and nothing feels new or fresh.  Leave it to a group of amazing 9-18 year olds to totally pump me up and get me so excited about pretty much everything!  I taught an art camp for the past(…)

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Little Lovie Sock Puppets

Little Lovie Sock Puppets

What, on earth, happens to socks when they go into the laundry?  It’s like this big mystery no one on the planet can figure out.  I definitely can’t.  I swear, we have a bin of over thirty socks that have lost their match.  How is this possible?  They go in there.  I know that.  But(…)

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Thanks Gram and Grandpa – Reupholstering Project

Thanks Gram and Grandpa – Reupholstering Project

  My grandma recently moved from Florida to Palm Desert, CA.  My mom was kind enough to pack up her house and ship us my grandpa’s favorite chair and couch.  I remember my grandpa sitting in this chair so vividly.  He always looked so regal and strong, and yet so happy and content.  Like he(…)

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Ruffle Skirt Take One

Ruffle Skirt Take One

It’s Yom Kippur and we’re not in Temple.  I feel kind of bad about that so I wanted to do something that helps me feel close to God today.  A new art project usually does the trick and I’ve been wanting to take my sewing machine out for a whirl.  My friend Carla at BabyJiDesigns(…)

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