Month: February 2010

Patchwork Pillow

I got these really not so lovely looking smallish pillows from the dollar store a while ago, planning to one day cover them for A.’s room. I never did get around it though.. until today :). I came across the blog Sew Chic and Unique last week, and saw that they were having a sew […] Read more…

Boy's embroidered pillow

My lil bro embroidered this pillow for his room, stuffed it and sewed it closed 🙂 I really like how he took the time to completely fill in the red and blue details. He has about 3 more pillows lined up to embroider, I can’t wait to see them all together :D! My lil bro […] Read more…

Blue Bead Dress

Lil Blue Boo & Dharma Trading have teamed up to host a design challenge!! The idea is to use a Lil Blue Boo pattern and make it unique by fabric dyeing, fabric painting, stenciling, fabric transfers, screen printing, or other embellishments. I kept thinking and thinking about what I should submit for this contest.. finally […] Read more…

Arabic Alphabet hoodie and pants set

Okay.. I bought the Lil Blue Boo Hoodie Pattern, and I tried it out immediately!! :).. it was soo super easy to use with very clear instructions and loads of photos, I can’t wait to start sewing more things for my daughter. I painted the letters on with gold fabric paint, and added pink stripes […] Read more…

Black Apple Doll

I made this doll back in Sept 2008 for my little sis as a gift for Eid. I got the Black Apple doll pattern (designed by Emily Martin) from Martha Stewart’s Website, and I got the idea for her felt shoes and embroidered face from Jill’s blog HomeMadeByJill. I ended up using a (new) sock […] Read more…

Glove Bunny

Okay this is an old project.. but my hubby said it looked scary so I never did post about it. But when I saw it today, I thought who cares what he says! haha. Black was the only colour I had in gloves! Anyways A. loves it and that’s all that matters right? 🙂 I […] Read more…