Tag Archives: crafting

I’ve got a secret to tell you……

 Today I’ve been having fun putting the finishing touches onto tomorrow’s live web seminar for BurdaStyle. Blogging has been such a healthy part of my life for the last few years. When I started my little sewing blog, I never dreamed … Continue reading

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Secret Ways to Make Your Sewing Blog a Success

Blogging has been such a healthy part of my life for the last few years. When I started my little sewing blog, I never dreamed of the wonderful places it would take me, I never imagined the opportunities that would come my … Continue reading

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DIY: Felted Jewelry Pouch Tutorial

I’m proud of the people I come from and I happen to be the lucky recipient and caretaker of some of their most cherished pieces of jewelry. Isn’t this dress amazing!   Aren’t they beautiful! And they were a big part of the Washington DC social … Continue reading

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DIY: Three Refashioned Easter Basket Tutorials

 “Here comes Peter Cottontail, hopping down the bunny trail, hippity, hoppity, Easter’s on it’s way!” This year, why not create a handmade fabric Easter basket that your child will cherish  after the treats inside are long gone. I’ve put together … Continue reading

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DIY: Ruffled Heart Shirt Just in Time For Valentine’s Day

For those of you lucky enough to have a little girl in your life this Valentine’s Day, I’ve put together a ruffled heart shirt tutorial for you. All you need are several thrift shop t-shirts, a sewing machine, scissors and a free … Continue reading

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DIY: Upcycled No Sew Denim Basket (And Another Give Away)

I have to say, this latest slide show tutorial I did for eHow has got to be one of my favorites! Not only do I love the basket, but I’m thrilled with the images, too. Everything about this makes me … Continue reading

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And the Winner of the Smittens is…….

Linda Salzman Sieroslawski! Congratulations, Linda! Email me at bhunting@eoni.com and let me know where to send them. You can find my tutorial for the Smittens here. Happy Holidays! For more inspiration:

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DIY: Sweater Mitten Tutorial and Enter to Win a Pair of Smittens

 Really, I need to stop now. This mitten making craze I’m on is getting ridiculous! You need to be careful what you wear around me. Be very, very careful. Each sweater I lay my eyes on these days becomes a … Continue reading

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DIY: Quick and Easy Holiday Gift Tutorials and Another Giveaway

Whoa, it’s December 1st already and you do-it-yourselfers know what THAT means……..only twenty fours days left to make all of your holiday gifts. Da-da-ta-da-ta-da! The Renegade Seamstress to the rescue. :) Throughout December, I’ll be posting quick, easy and inexpensive … Continue reading

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Refashion Runway: Halloween Sewalongs

Welcome to Refashion Runway: Halloween Sewalongs! I think we are all in agreement that Molly needs to start her own blog, so we can keep up with all of her wonderful refashions. This week, Molly made the perfect apron for … Continue reading

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