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Fancy Collars DIY

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My daughter has about 1 million cardigans in her closet.  Around here, it never gets terribly cold, so they are worn a lot (sometimes as outerwear).  Unfortunately, they're a bit boring day in and day out.  So, I made some bling for them.  For a girl who loves to accessorize, the first order of business was a sequin collar. Fancy Collar diy - with Fre[...]

Disney Princess Skater Dresses - Pattern Hack

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Before our trip to Florida, you were likely to find me in my sewing studio sewing like a fiend in order to get these comfortable princess dresses done in time! After all, what could be worse than walking around Florida in 100+ degree heat in a long sleeve polyester dress. I mean....seriously. I sweat just thinking about it. So after getting the Skater Dres[...]

How to do a Full Bust Adjustment

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Hi there, Justine here from the Sewing Rabbit Team! Today I'm here to share how to adjust the Stepford Dress pattern to fit fuller busted women. Most women's sewing patterns are drafted for a B cup so if you are larger than that, you may find your dress bodices and top projects riding up in the center, or being too short waisted, as well as being too tight a[...]

Elsa Costume DIY

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For those of us who have children under the age of 10, the movie Frozen has become a household name. Most parents know every word to every song, as well as the YouTube parodies that go along with these catchy tunes.  My girls have literally been begging me to make them both Anna and Elsa costumes ever since they saw it on the big screen, and once I saw t[...]

Bear Butt Baby Shorts DIY

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I am pretty sure there is only one time in your life when you can have things sewn or painted on your bottom, and have it actually be really cute...lol - BABY time :). Who doesn't love a baby bum? Especially when it has cute animals on it as they scoot by?!  Gah - I die. Tara of the Sewing Rabbit Team is here with a fabulous sewing DIY tutorial for these[...]

Layered Bodice Sundress DIY - 30 Days of Sundresses

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I pretty much live in maxi dresses all Summer long. In my opinion, they are the most comfortable outfit to wear while still looking nice. My hair can be thrown up in a messy beach bun and I can be wearing no make up, but if I am wearing a maxi dress with sunglasses - its still a total score. After shopping around to add to my collection, it turned out - [...]