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    DIY,  Sewing Pattern Review

    DIY Overalls: Tilly and the Buttons Mila Dungarees Review

    The Mila Dungarees from Tilly and the Buttons is one of my favorite sewing projects to date. I love working with Tilly and the Button patterns.  I took my time making these overalls. I find sewing more enjoyable when I break projects up into small daily tasks. With that said, I can’t offer any valuable insight on how long it takes to complete the dungarees. Anyone who follows me on Instagram knows that it took me months. But during that time, I was also focused on other hobbies, like circus aerial arts and shoemaking. I used size 6 of the pattern without any adjustments. I prefer a higher waist. They…

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    How to Make Giant Tissue Paper Flowers

    Working on the random ideas that pop into my head is one of the ways that I’m staying sane during these stressful times. So when the idea to do an Alice in Wonderland theme photoshoot in place of my canceled bday trip to Punta Cana crossed my mind, I headed to Pinterest in search of a tissue paper flower tutorial that I had saved. It was a rainy week so instead of an outdoor shoot, I stayed inside and decided to do a dark forest take on the theme.  This tissue paper flower tutorial is inspired by the Giant Paper Flowers from Ruche on┬áDesign Sponge. That site is shuttering soon,…