Tag: dying fabric

The Ginny Gown // a Color Magnet DIY

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I really didn’t mean to take a blogging hiatus, but when we first moved into our house it was so exciting and there were (ARE) so many projects to work on, and so every night I would be like hmm, Blog? Or put up the curtains? Curtains. Blog? Or make a bench? Bench. And then I… Read more »

Trouble Shooting Fabric Dying

So the other day I really screwed up a dye job. And not like a bad job, but a total fail, wa wa waaa.  I dyed some fabric a deep blue green-blue color that was just a tad too blue for me.  It was really lovely, but I felt like I might not wear it… Read more »

Sewing for a Belly: The Ruched Maternity Tshirt

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Awhile back Megan Nielsen over at DIYmaternity asked me to try out her new Ruched Maternity Tshirt pattern, and of course I was thrilled to–I just needed to find a good knit! Lately I’ve been bummed by the lack of good knits around  here. Basically there’s either TwinkleAnn’s or Hancock’s. TwinkleAnn’s selection is pretty bad… Read more »