DIY Adjustable Collar and Cuffs

​This is a quick and simple project you can make from an old blouse.  I purchased this one from my local Goodwill.  The collar is created from the entire bottom hem of the blouse and the cuffs are from the sleeves.  The collar is adjustable with a hidden drawstring which can be drawn up to… Continue reading DIY Adjustable Collar and Cuffs


My Sewing Tips Published in Threads Magazine

Hello friends!  I'm in the midst of creating more posts for my sewing category which needs more attention.  Meanwhile, I wanted to take the time and share with you some of my tips I submitted to Threads Magazine a while back which were published to my surprise.  This fueled my desire to go further.  … Continue reading My Sewing Tips Published in Threads Magazine


DIY Dress Form Cover & Custom Padding

I was fortunate to have a dress form handed down to me from a friend, I couldn't afford one on my own.  It's adjustable with measurement dials on the bust, waist and hips which helps tremendously.  Unfortunately it was lacking real curves and the original color was a dark and drab brown.  Believe me,  if… Continue reading DIY Dress Form Cover & Custom Padding