April 15th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Every year since she was four, my younger daughter designs an outfit, I create it from thrifted and discarded clothing and other fabrics, and then she models it on the runway at our town's annual Trashion/Refashion Show
April 4th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Even if you can't sew, you can sew this.
March 16th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
I have an unwritten rule for my kids that whenever I mend something for them, I also add something new to make that thing a little cuter
March 14th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Repairing clothes with embellishments on them sometimes requires a bit of finesse. Here are three methods to repair embellished clothing, so it looks good as new!
March 11th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Sewing for big kids, however? It's a whole new pastime, and it isn't necessarily for the beginner, nor the faint of heart.
February 22nd, 2016 | by Julie Finn
To be a dog, all you REALLY need are puppy ears
February 5th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Thigh rips in jeans are the nemesis of anyone who has thighs
January 22nd, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Elastic-waist pants are the easiest to modify, of course, since the absolute only thing that you have to do is swap out that elastic
January 6th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Check out this relatively simple way to completely replace a coat pocket, so it's even sturdier than the original
December 24th, 2015 | by Guest Contributor
Now that holiday craziness is winding down, settle in and do a bit of crafting that's just for you. Here's how to make a blanket scarf. It's a quick, easy, and satisfying sewing project that even beginners can do!