I thought this was a great idea. Simply sewing them together creates the perfect shape. Use the leftovers sewn together to make the essential front pocket. The ties are a nice weight,…Continue
I found this refashioning by Extra Petite and had to post it. It's another button-down shirt tutorial. She removes the sleeves to make the cutest bow to go around the collar, a couple of darts, a few other small alterations, and voila! She's wearing a very classy blouse that you could wear *anywhere* and look fab…Continue
Added by Susan on March 21, 2013 at 4:00am — No Comments
It's MIL's birthday at the end of this month, and when I asked what she would like, she said one of my aprons. When I said what do you want on it she surprised me by saying a Teddy!
I have done a Teddy for…Continue
A few months ago I asked if we could recover the bench seat in my 1963 Chevrolet truck. We found a professionally renovated and recovered bottom part on e-bay, so the Other Half decided I could just recover the back to match as the padding was okay. It sort of matches, insomuchas it's a textured vinyl whereas the other was smooth. It took a bit more effort than making the sun visors, and I wish I could learn how to do it properly, but this is fine. It involved…Continue
Added by Karen on March 9, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments