How to turn a child’s drawing into fabric

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Hey Y’all Alida here from Alida Makes! Today I’m going to show you a project that is so ridiculously easy I don’t know why I didn’t do it sooner.  I took a drawing by my daughter Charlotte and made it into Fabric using Spoonflower.  Here is the Spoonflower image:  And here is the fabric in [Read More]

Dyed denim jacket tutorial

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Hey y’all!  It’s Alida again from Alida Makes, with another denim tutorial.  Last time I shared how to bleach and stud a jacket, this time I’m taking it a step further and dying the bleached jacket.  Here was my Pinspiration: And here is my creation: I wanted it blotchy and not too “perfect” and this [Read More]

Sewing 101 – a simple pillowcase tutorial

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Hello again girlfriends!  I feel as if we are over winter for the season!  March is a fresh of breath air in Michigan!  We had our share of snow days (4 to be exact) & since I work at the school that my youngest son goes to, I get a snow day too.  I love [Read More]

DIY denim studded jacket – refashion

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Alida wows us again with another amazing DIY post inspired by pinterest!! {to see all the posts from Alida on Love Stitched click HERE} ————————————————— Hey y’all!  A while ago I asked a question on my blog: what kind of Pinspiration post do YOU want to see?  The number one answer?  DENIM.  You wanted to [Read More]

diy Christmas fabric pennant banner

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Happy Holidays! Are you getting into the Holiday Spirit? My husband & I are passing over the Thanksgiving Table & skipping town for our 15th wedding anniversary! Our anniversary actually falls on Thanksgiving Day, so it’s a perfect excuse to not show up! Once we exit the plane & arrive home, I feel we will [Read More]

Infinity Scarf {a tutorial}

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Hey y’all!  Today I’m sharing a fun faux-sequin scarf.  Sometimes I click the “Women’s Fashion” button on Pinterest and just see what people are loving these days.  This sequined scarf kept coming up, and I fell in love.   There were only two problems.  One, it’s $135.  And two, sequins are scratchy and although it’s a [Read More]

DIY jersey knit skirt {a tutorial}

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I am SO excited to introduce to you our NEWEST contributor Alida! Alida blogs over at “I make stuff” and will be blogging for us here twice a month as the PINSPIRATION CONTRIBUTOR!!! She finds awesome things we all love on Pinterest and turns them into an easy DIY for YOU! so fun right! So [Read More]

Fabric headband Tutorial from Sew Caroline

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Hi friends of Brittany’s! My name is Caroline and I blog over at Sew Caroline. I am a wife, a daughter, avid crafter//sewist, Castle addict, lover of bright colors & Springtime. I love to paint my nails, wear my hair in a messy bun, mix matching outfits, and eating homemade pizza. My husband and I [Read More]

“mystery” braided bracelet tutorial

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OOOOOH YES!  it’s me again, peeps!!  Leslie, from Little Mookie!!  Wahoo!!  ok, pompoms down. before we get down to the nitty gritty, can i just say that i’m in love with Instagram?  i’m fairly new to the game, but i love it!  what’s that?  you have instagram too?  let’s be friends, shall we??  ooh, goodie! [Read More]