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T-Shirt Makeover

T-Shirt Makeover

Each month I get to host BabyLock Club at Humble Sewing Center…. Today we had several sweet ladies who braved the storm to attend this fun and FREE monthly meeting. We had a great time getting to know each other, sharing sewing stories, exchanging tips and ideas as well as making a little mischief…. You … Continue reading

Onesie Conversion!

Onesie Conversion!

Look at what I made! Today I refashioned a ready-to-wear onesie that I had purchased at Walmart for about $2.  I used my handy dandy embroidery machine and added an applique to the front of it.  I also bursted a few brain cells and created my own pattern so I could add a mock-wrap skirt … Continue reading

The Refashioned Stretch Velvet Top

The Refashioned Stretch Velvet Top

Hello again! Today’s post is all about an experiment I conducted to refashion an old top of mine.  I decided to cut it open and add button holes & buttons.  Overall, it was a success, with a little bit of a fail mixed in.  See below for more…. (The following is reposted from my most … Continue reading

The “It’s All About the Shoes” Ensemble

The “It’s All About the Shoes” Ensemble

As part of my efforts to spread the word about our Humble Sewing Center Blog, I’ve recently become a member/contributor to a number of online sewing communities. The following post is the one I just shared on a site called:  The Sew Weekly.  Each week, the site owner provides us with a “challenge” to make … Continue reading

Tea Towel Apron Tutorial

Tea Towel Apron Tutorial

Oh yes!  MORE aprons! I guess it’s time for me to admit that I am an apron-aholic.  Funny thing is, I don’t have a cute apron of my very own!  Every time I make a new apron, I end up gifting it to a friend or family member. I created these for class samples a … Continue reading