After viewing the Black Panther movie, the obvious choice would have been for me to create a Black Panther tutu, and I'll get to that in an upcoming tutorial. (FOR SURE) But I immediately fell in love with the beautiful and powerful women of the Dora Milaje. In addition to their strength, intelligence, and physical beauty, their battle gear was awesome!
What is more fitting for a Birthday Girl of any age than a Unicorn Tutu set?! Here's my take on this timeless girly theme. For the video I created a no-sew tutu using The Ultimate Crochet Tutu Top pattern. I do prefer to sew together my crochet tops because I like the over-all finished look, … Continue reading How To Make a Unicorn Tutu Set
A perfect way to enhance your photos on a budget is to use vinyl decals, like the ones at Create-A-Mural, to create a beautiful backdrop for your products. Although this company specializes in adorable decals and murals for children's bedrooms and play spaces, I found the decals to be perfect for creating indoor backdrops for my products. Vinyl decals are simple to install and removable, which is an especially great aspect for renters.
It is truly possible to create a tutu dress for ALL occasions! If you are having a Purple Rain Party or 'reppin for the state of Minnesota, THIS is the look you're looking for. This tutu was created for a child sizes 3T to 5T, but stay tuned to my videos or follow my blog … Continue reading D.I.Y. Prince Inspired Costume Tutu Dress
The difference in this pattern makes, besides the obvious superior adorableness, is that it fits COMFORTABLY. Yes, crochet tops fit most children ages 0 to 5 years old, but what about the size 6/7 tutu fan base?? After selling hundreds of tutus, I have NEVER had a return for sizing because this technique is incredibly forgiving.
I'm often asked by parents my opinion on purchasing a toy sewing machine for a child versus a standard sized sewing machine. I was NEVER a fan of toy sewing machines, but since my daughter received one for Christmas I'd thought we would give it a try. My mother purchased her he Totally Me! Sewing Machine.
Here is an example of a bow I created using and Iron-On transfer
Iron-on transfers are one of my favorite ways to customize a fabric item for you, your child, or a customer. There's no bulky or expensive equipment necessary. You can create an adorable personalized t-shirt in minutes with just a printer and an iron. The only item you will need to purchase is a pack of … Continue reading How to Make an Iron-On T-Shirt
No matter how many baby showers she has, a Mommy-To-Be can never have enough diapers! Here are 3 amazingly adorable and super simple ways to present diapers at your next event. Watch the DIY Video Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9mV9N4tBxBY
It turns out that you don't have to actually BE an amazing seamstress to LOOK like one. Well, maybe that's not always so, but it's true most of the time in tutu making. Here's how you can design a totally amazing tutu gown without having to sew a single stitch! Supplies: Hot Glue Gun, Glue … Continue reading How to make a No-Sew Corset Tutu Top