14 September, 2011
lafemmediy added the project Beloved T-Shirt Quilt
For years now, I’ve been carrying around bins of old clothes, each time I move. I couldn’t bear to get rid of them because they were important or sentimental to me. Especially my concert t-shirts…
23 February, 2011
lafemmediy added the project Triangle Pennant Banner
Present for my mom, to hang in her guest bedroom. :-)
Triangle pennants, sewn double-sided, cut with pinking shears and sewn into a row with bias tape.
lafemmediy favorited the project Fabric Dyeing 101: Jar Dyeing Tutorial
21 January, 2011
lafemmediy added the project Paper Garlands
Beautiful garlands made of paper circles, sewn together in long strings. A great way to recycle paper and cardstock!
I used iridescent origami paper I’d had forever, pieces of Anthropologie catal…
14 January, 2011
lafemmediy commented on the article Sewing with SINGER® and The Martha Stewart Show: A Great New Way to Upcycle Your T-Shirts!
Very nice! Personally, I think I’d rather carry a more structured bag, like Burda’s Charlie bag, but I can see how Martha’s bag would be very accessible to people who aren’t used to sewing. Every…
lafemmediy commented on the article Clean House this New Year with the Krrb Corner Contest!
What a great site! I hope other people in Minneapolis will join soon— it’s a little lonely in our area! My corner looks pretty random right now, but I’ve just begun my great re-organizing of 201…
31 December, 2009
lafemmediy favorited the technique Small thread spool holder for under AUD$5.00
lafemmediy favorited the project Very Retro Charlie Bag
21 December, 2009
lafemmediy commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Win 3 books from the Singer Simple Sewing collection
I’m pretty sure it was some kind of Barbie outfit that I made for my sister’s dolls! I also remember making little purses for her, using scrap material for the pocket and ribbon for the strap.