Sewing · What Am I Making?

New Blog Series: What Am I Making?

I have decided to change things up a little. Instead of my usual "finished garment" post, I am going to share some "work-in-progress" photos. I've noticed that I am constantly trying to come up with a new sewing project in order to have a blog post. The problem? I am finding my wardrobe to be… Continue reading New Blog Series: What Am I Making?

Tutorial

How to Cover a Cardboard Box with Scrapbook Paper

I have something a little special for you this week. I have wanted to start posting more tutorials and how-to's, and this is a good start. This is actually a mini-tutorial because when I was transferring the pictures from my phone to my computer, something went wrong and several of them were lost. Since this… Continue reading How to Cover a Cardboard Box with Scrapbook Paper

Sewing · Vintage-Inspired

Gertie’s Zipper Front Dress Review

And spring has arrived! After two weeks of chilly, wintery weather, the balmy spring days have returned. Which is fitting considering that yesterday, March 20th, was the first official day of spring. I know there will probably be several more cold days, but I am so excited to see those days becoming less and less.… Continue reading Gertie’s Zipper Front Dress Review

Emmy Couture Podcast · Minerva Crafts Blogger Network

New Podcast Episode and Minerva Crafts February Make

Hello everyone, I have a couple things to share with you today. The first is my Minerva Crafts make for February. Aren't these stuffed animals adorable? You can read all about them in my blog postย on the Minerva Crafts Blogger Network site. Also, I have just uploaded another podcast episode. Finally! I feel like it… Continue reading New Podcast Episode and Minerva Crafts February Make

Sewing · Vintage-Inspired

Hydrangeas – Gertie’s Princess Seam Dress

One of the biggest perks of knowing how to sew is the ability to make beautiful dresses for my sister. She fell in love with this hydrangea print fabric when we stopped by Hancock fabrics during their closing sales last year. We purchased three yards and had just enough to squeeze out this dress. Literally,… Continue reading Hydrangeas – Gertie’s Princess Seam Dress