Starting a handmade capsule wardrobe

I am starting my journey on sewing a capsule wardrobe. I’ll be mixing clothes I already have while designing, patterning, and sewing new clothes to fit my style. I’ve outlined how I started planning my capsule wardrobe.

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even more shows to binge while you sew

Even more shows to binge while you sew

I’ve put together another list of my favorite shows to watch and television I’ve enjoyed. Watch these while you work on your next sewing project.

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CARA DUNE TUTORIALS

Cara Dune cosplay tutorial: Blaster Pistol and Holster

Cara Dune cosplay tutorial: Blaster Pistol and Holster

Featured Image Credit: @StarWarsIRL This tutorial will show you step by step how to make the Cara Dune blaster and how to put together the blaster holster. Supplies I used: Black faux leather fabricLight to Medium weight fusible interfacingEVA foam or something...

Cara Dune cosplay tutorial: Boots

Cara Dune cosplay tutorial: Boots

This tutorial shows you step by step how I made boots for my Cara Dune cosplay and what supplies I used! It’s easily the simplest piece of this whole costume.

Cara Dune cosplay tutorial: Belts

Cara Dune cosplay tutorial: Belts

This Cara Dune belt tutorial will show you how to create the teal and black belt, including the blaster holster. We will be doing everything except for the buckles and ammo/greeblies on the teal belt. Supplies I used: Black faux leather fabricTeal faux leather...

Cara Dune cosplay tutorial: Pants

Cara Dune cosplay tutorial: Pants

This Cara Dune pants tutorial covers drafting a pattern for the leg panels and sewing them to the pants You will also be adding a waistband to the pants.

How to make a Harry Potter Christmas sweater

How to make a Harry Potter Christmas sweater

Keep warm in the halls of Hogwarts with your very own Harry Potter sweater. See how to make a sweater similar to the Christmas gifts from Mrs. Weasley! No knitting experience required.

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How to make your synthetic wig look natural

How to make your synthetic wig look natural

We all know cheap wigs look…well…cheap. But you don’t need to spend hundreds to get a better looking wig. Below are some of my favorite tips on making a synthetic wig look more natural.

Quick and easy DIY Halloween costumes for women

Quick and easy DIY Halloween costumes for women

Halloween is obviously the greatest time of the year. You can fight me on that. But trying to find a costume without breaking the bank or spending half your life constructing it can be challenging. This is why I’ve put together some simple, quick and easy but recognizable halloween costumes that don’t require a professional workshop to create.