Category Archives: Tutorials

Covert Robin- what I made for Kat

A while ago I mentioned that I participated in the Covert Robin¬†handmade gifts exchange, I just received my gifts and my swap buddy also got the one I sent, so it’s time to share what I made, and what I got (this will be in another post.) !

My Covert Robin buddy is Kat from Modern Vintage Cupcakes¬†in New Zealand. From her blog I knew she adores 40s and 50s styles and oh my! she sews a lot of nice and elegant dresses! Although I sometimes sew for myself too, I know very little about vintage style. As I read on, I found she is also a mom with little kid. There’re several thoughts running through my head about what to make for her, what fabric to use, and what kind of prints she may like. At last, I decided to make a pair of indoor slipper and a wet bag.


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Posted by on April 13, 2013 in Bags, Tutorials, Women


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{TUTORIAL} Wrist Pincushion

Wrist Pincushion tutorial on

Pins are so important to me, it’s one of the essential sewing supplies to have. I have the long, yellow, flat heat pins as well as the pearl head pins, I like both of them. From the day I bought them, they’ve always been stored in the original cases they came from. I don’t know why I waited for so long to make a pincushion!

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Posted by on February 21, 2013 in Tutorials


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