Sewing

DIY: Easy Candy Corn Costume Tutorial

by jessicaturner on September 11, 2014

I was going through some old Halloween costume posts and realized I never wrote a costume tutorial for Adeline’s felt candy corn costume that she wore at 16 months. I went back to our 2012 photos and found a few in case anyone is looking to make a simple little girl costume this Halloween. Felt […]

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Easy Sam I Am Costume Tutorial

by jessicaturner on September 8, 2014

Today I am delighted to share how to make an easy Dr. Seuss Sam I Am costume. I made this costume for Adeline during Dr. Seuss week at her school, but thought this tutorial was perfect to share with Halloween right around the corner. I have walked through the steps to making this costume in […]

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10 Easy-to-Sew Little Girl Dresses

by jessicaturner on April 11, 2014

Next month, my friend Katie and I are planning to have a sewing marathon and sew a bunch of cute clothes for our little girls. Needless to say, we have been scouring Pinterest for lots of ideas. I thought I would share 10 easy tutorials that I found because I know many of you also […]

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Wonder Woman Costume Tutorial

by jessicaturner on October 5, 2012

For Elias’s superhero birthday party, I made a Wonder Woman costume for Adeline. It was inspired by this Wonder Woman costume picture on Pinterest. Here are the steps to make this easy and adorable Wonder Woman costume. Supplies Wonder Woman onesie 6-9 yards of blue tulle (the more tulle you buy, the fluffier the skirt […]

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Fun Craft Projects

by jessicaturner on February 28, 2011

Now that I am well-into my second trimester, I am feeling much more motivated and crafty. I have blogged about Springpad before (a website where you can keep notes for virtually everything) and how I use it for recipes and fun craft projects that I discover online. I thought I would share a few favorite […]

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Peter Pan Costume-Making Tips

by jessicaturner on October 18, 2010

Over the past two weekends I successfully sewed Elias’s Peter Pan costume using a pattern from Make It and Love It. (It took two weekends because I forgot to buy a few supplies the first weekend.) It is about 98% done, so I thought it would be helpful to share a few specifics to help […]

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