Category archives: Sewing


Tablecloth Turned Placemats

I've been on the hunt for cute wipeable placemats. Cloth placemats just don't cut it. With all the washing they get, they start to fade, shrink, and lose their shape. I did try bam[...]


Another Vintage Sewing Machine!

Can I say that I have some really awesome friends? I really do!! Just check out what one of my friends gave me... Yup! A vintage Singer sewing machine. She sure knows the wa[...]


Ruffles & Flowers Pillows

Suraya's pillows are done! I think they turned out cute! Suraya thought so too! I mixed them up with ruffles and flowers working with fabric I already had on hand. I'm going[...]


Ruffled Pillows

Last spring I whipped up a couple of pillows for a quick fix. Anybody recognize them? I'd be surprised if anybody does! They were only in the background of some of the pictures [...]


Recycled Sweater Baby Doll

I love making the gifts I give. Whenever I need a gift for someone, I immediately start thinking of what I should make. However, for bridal or baby showers, if someone has a regist[...]


Vintage Singer Sewing Machine

Guess what? I couldn't stop thinking about the vintage sewing machine that I saw at the antique mall, so I went back and bought it! Yup, I sure did:D I've wanted one since I starte[...]


Silhouette & Ruffles

How do you guys like my new outfit? Well, not my new outfit as in for myself, but I'm sure you figured that out, right? I made this outfit for a sweet little girl. It's her bir[...]


Bloomingdale's Pillow Copycat

Whenever I make a trip to Anthropologie (and Godiva for my free monthly truffle!), I tend to cut through Bloomingdale's (Home) because there's almost always a parking spot for me t[...]


A is for Airplane Baby Blanket

A is indeed for airplane, but it's also for Aiman! My friend had a baby boy, so I made her a baby blanket. I'm very pleased with the way it turned out:) I hope Mama a[...]


Sew Tweed!

Today's post: Susu's and Suraya's Eid outfits. The inspiration: Tweed! The moment I found the fabric I used for Susu's outfit I envisioned a long jacket/coat and wide leg pants.[...]