Thanks, all! :) Your kindness is so encouraging.
My mom and I spent a whole weekend sewing together. We made t-shirt totes, gathered scarves, a couple simple dresses for an African charity organization for needy girls, chair cushions, and a throw…
Sorry for the yellow/fuzzy photos! We were sewing in the evening and the house was kind of dark f…
I sewed cushions for my dining room chairs. My mom helped me make the nice box corners, which I did not know how to do prior to this project. It was a great, simple, satisfying project!
Yeah, I had some “sentimental” t’s that I didn’t want to get rid of, but at the same time I never…
I dyed a few yards of fabric using the Indian spice turmeric, which turns fabric a bright gold-yellow color. My mom helped me sew this long straight skirt with it. We didn’t have a pattern, we were…
I re-purposed some old t-shirts to make reusable grocery bags. It was a fun and simple project, and the check-out ladies at the market always compliment me on my cool bags!
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