Monthly Archives: October 2012

Mock up fabric

Since I will have to lengthen/resize my daughter’s swimsuits when I make them I wanted to make a mock up/practice suit. I went to Goodwill with the intentions of buying a shirt made with streachy fabric or a swimsuit that … Continue reading

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Zippers and straps

I found a roll zipper that was 12 feet long and included 4 slides/pulls on Ebay. (if you are looking for this item, search zipper chain, roll zipper or zipper tape) It cost less than $10 with shipping. While waiting … Continue reading

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Stay stitching

Since the orange camo fabric seems to fray easily, so I did what I call stay stitching, so that if it does fray it will only fray to the stitch line. Stay stitching is very simple, all I did was … Continue reading

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Glitter oranamets!!!

Every girl loves glitter right?? I saw ornaments with glitter on the inside on pinterest, I knew I wanted to try them. But I wasn’t about to buy a floor cleaner just to make a few ornaments. I gave up … Continue reading

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Ornaments

I made a 4 Mod Podge ornaments, the top two are covered with the circles of paper I cut out a while ago, and have clear glitter sprinkled on them. the bottom two have randomly cut peices of paper and … Continue reading

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Cutting it up.

After making my patterns I cut up the fabrics, 1 1/2 yard each heavy fleece and the vinyl/nylon orange camo. I was anticipating getting 3 shotgun cases but there was enough left to lengthen one case a little bit and … Continue reading

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Finishing touches

I have had theese jammie bottoms sitting on my sewing table for far too long, all that was left was the elastic and the hem. There were many times during the summer that I almost finished them but never did … Continue reading

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