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Free Project – Small Canvas Tote Bag

Free Project – Small Canvas Tote Bag

PATTERN DETAILS This is an easy tutorial and pattern for a small canvas tote bag. You can also use upholstery fabric as well. It’s a request from a few readers who make items to sell at markets, but I think anyone who loves to sew bags will love this one too. This small canvas tote […]

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Lace Up Sweatshirt DIY

Have you ever had a craft supply keep calling to you until you decided to give in? I…

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DIY Wooden Circle Earrings — 2 Ways 

I’ve gotta say, I think the statement earring trend is the best thing to happen to crafters in…

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Embroidered Dress for Summer

Dress: Mint Julep Boutique (on sale!) | Bag: Mywalit | Shoes: Marc Fisher | Ring: Larimar | Glasse: UO One word: OBSESSED. I am so in love with this dress and know I will be living in it this summer. It would also be the perfect maternity top for all you pregnant mamas as well! This dress […]

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Springy Pom Sandal

I’m a gal who tends to gravitate towards kitschy styles and decor. I adore whimsy and quirkiness, so…

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Easter in Pictures

I hope you had a wonderful Easter! I look forward to this weekend every year, and the joy and hope that it brings. It’s funny how having a baby makes you look at things, like holidays, a lot differently. I found myself super conflicted over the easter bunny this year, and we ended up not […]

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Easy DIY Circle Tote

As an avid lover of circles (Yes—that’s a thing!), I’ve been really diggin’ the circle purse trend. After searching…

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CASUAL DENIM JUMPSUIT + FRINGE HEELS

HI DARLINGS! Ok, today is an #OOTD sorta day. I bought this 7 for Mankind jumpsuit last summer and had not yet worn it, lol.  I went online to see if I could find it but no such luck, I did, however, find an awesome light denim one HERE. You could also get a similar look […]

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How to Turn a Crew Neck T-Shirt Into a V-Neck: A Fun One Minute Sewing Video

For those group shirts you get from school/company/race/sport etc. that come with a high crew neck that seems to choke you and you’d like to feel like you had a little more breathing room…. Many women also choose a V-neck … Continue reading

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Free Sewing Pattern – Button-up skirt (Small)

Free Sewing Pattern – Button-up skirt (Small)

PATTERN DETAILS Pattern for button-up skirt  Pattern for size SMALL only Finished garment measurements: – Waist: 27,5 cm or 11 inches – Length: 44,5 cm or 17 1/2 inches – Hips: 45 cm or 17 3/4 inches RECOMMENDED WITH THIS PATTERN 1/2 yard of fabric buttons or snaps coordinating thread Download Now

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Make Your Own Macrame Bracelet 

I’ve been meaning to try my hand at macrame but haven’t been sure where to start. Then I…

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EVERYDAY GRAY DRESS WORN BACKWARDS

HI DARLINGS! So today is an #OOTD sorta day. I found this dress at H&M although when you click that link and go look at it, it’s not going to look like this because I am wearing it backward, LOL! I like the way it was intended too but when I am feeling a little […]

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Mama + Me: Welcome, Spring!

This is by far one of my favorite outfits I have put Piper in. She just kills me in that little bonnet, polka dotted tights, and blue dress. We took these pictures on a chilly morning with my gal pal and photography genius, Jessi Nichols. I’m still not totally sure I trust Spring as to […]

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Free Project – Mary and Jenna Crochet Boot Cuff Pattern

Free Project – Mary and Jenna Crochet Boot Cuff Pattern

PATTERN DETAILS As simple as a scarf but with much better results. Choose boot cuffs as your first project and finish something you can make quickly and wear forever! Pattern is quick and simple and the finished product will be so impressive!! Get ready for requests from your friends! Pattern calls for 2 strands of […]

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BLUSH PINK LINEN JUMPSUIT

HI DARLINGS! Today is going to be a super short post because I have been on set the last two days filming something awesome and I have just a few hours to wrap up, pack and head to NY for another super awesome thing that I will post about tomorrow. Today’s look is an #OOTD […]

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CASUAL FRIDAY IN MY SECONDHAND SWEATER

HI DARLINGS! You guys know I am a huge fan of thredUP and in my last haul, I posted a sweater and jeans look found HERE and sneak of this TORY BURCH sweater that was in that post. I wanted to share the full look and wish you all a happy and wonderful weekend. I […]

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Caviar and Bananas

Top: Tobi c/o (on sale!)| Jeans: Articles of Society | Heels: Shoemint (old, similar) |Lips: Colourpop Greenville has really upped the anty on their coffee situation. It’s about time I updated my “6 Must Visit Coffee Shops in Greenville” post. It’s more like…12 now!! I am recently loving Caviar and Bananas. The decor is on […]

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A New Video Series to Binge Watch: The Renegade Seamstress Show

Need a new video series to binge watch? Well, you’ve come to the right place! OK, so it might not be the next Downton Abby or This is Us, and it really isn’t called The Renegade Seamstress Show (although I think … Continue reading

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TRACK SUIT AND HEELS

HI DARLINGS! Okay, today is an #OOTD kinda day. I was running around town last week trying to find some fabric I needed for a project and although most times you can find me in jeans, sweats and fashion sneakers I was feeling sassy and put on my heels. I know there is a lot […]

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Free Sewing Pattern – JUMPER/ROMPER DIY

Free Sewing Pattern – JUMPER/ROMPER DIY

ATTERN DETAILS Free jumpsuit pattern, you can use rayon to make this jumper and the best part is you don’t need to add zipper. The patterns do not include seam allowance. Download Now

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NEW MIMI G. SIMPLICITY SPRING PATTERNS 3 OF 3

HI DARLINGS! Ok here is my last third pattern from my SPRING COLLECTION for SIMPLICITY. I especially love this one because as you can see my baby girl Imani models my junior patterns. She is growing up so fast and looks so gorgeous that I just stare at these pics, lol. Pattern have all started […]

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MY RECENT HAUL & HUGE SAVINGS!

HI DARLINGS! I am thrilled to be doing another sponsored post for thredUP. I did a fantastic Facebook Live with my last haul in December and it was amazing, if you missed it you can check it out HERE and you can still enjoy my 40% off coupon code by visiting THIS LINK and using […]

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SPRING FEVER FOR THE FAMILY

HI DARLINGS! I don’t know about you, but I have spring fever already! The kids and I partnered with Old Navy again this month to show off our favorite spring looks. You know I love bright colors and dresses so when I saw this YELLOW FLORAL beauty I knew she was coming home with me. […]

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Teal Box-Pleat Skirt

These box pleat skirts are seriously my favorites.  I will be making a tutorial soon.  I just need to find another fabric perfect for one. The fabric is a brocade that I used a while ago when I made a pencil-dress.  The best part about this skirt is that, like Sam’s, IT HAS POCKETS!  You…

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DIY DRESS REFASHIONED

HI DARLINGS! If you can’t tell after this post that I love THIS PATTERN you’re not paying attention, lol! I rarely ever photograph something I have made and posted again but I am smitten with this pattern. I posted this dress HERE but I also knew I was going to wear it with jeans so I […]

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Concert Dress Refashion

This was my high school concert band dress.  I loved this thing, but ever since high school I have only worn it once and that was in college when I was stuck in the basic concert band for a semester instead of my Major which was jazz.  This dress has soo many amazing memories and…

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Free Project – Crystal Choker Necklace

Free Project – Crystal Choker Necklace

Awesome necklace that you can make on your own.  Let everyone talk about your talent. Download Now

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GETTING HEALTHY AND STAYING ACTIVE WITH JCPENNEY

HI DARLINGS! As promised here is my recap of my trip to Kansas City for an in-store event with JCPENNEY. I had the opportunity to partner with JCPENNEY again to share my tips on getting healthy and active as a busy mom. It was so great to spend time with everyone who joined me. JCPENNEY is my one stop shop where […]

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THRIFT STORE FIND! DVF DRESS

HI DARLINGS! I am back from Kansas and it was so awesome, I will be posting pics tomorrow and sharing some of the things I talked about too. I was so happy to be returning to 74-degree weather! So now that I am back I need to get everyone in gear for the conference since […]

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Free Sewing Pattern – The Hoodie

Free Sewing Pattern – The Hoodie

PATTERN DETAILS This is the easiest hoodie pattern and tutorial I could come up with. I have tried my best to simplify the method, but still, I believe it is for the intermediate to the advanced seamstress. As promised we are going to slowly work our way into comfortable workout clothing. This is the first […]

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