DIY pretend makeup kit for kids

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Check out this BRILLIANT idea for pretend makeup from My Craftily Ever After. How fun would this be to create as a stocking stuffer or for a Christmas gift with dress up clothes! Thanks My Craftily Ever After for the great option for moms who don’t want their little girls wearing makeup yet or for […]

Kids DIY Peter Pan Collar – Refashion

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 Hi friends! It’s Jess again with the Mommy Makes Things blog! I’m here to share another simple Refashion idea for the little ones and just in time for Back to School! Peter Pan collars are still one of my favorite fashion trends and thank goodness it doesn’t seem to be leaving us anytime soon. What […]

Refashion – Animal Print dress to skirt

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Refashion is a passion of mine whether that is for my wardrobe or for my life. Maybe this Refashion will get your excited to go thrifting to create something fabulous for your own wardrobe! Be sure to check out the before and after! I love a great before. Here’s my thrifted dress that had this amazing […]

DIY simple Bow Tie – sewing

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Bows, bows, bows, I like bows!  Usually I am making something with a bow on it for one of my girls or for myself.  Today, however, I am making a bow tie for all the sweet little boys out there!   This tutorial is easy.  I, being a simple sewer, can do it – so […]

Beauty products – differences between Real and FAKE ones!

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Hello everyone! This is Courtney from Fry Sauce & Grits. I normally write posts about bras, but this month I thought I’d do something a little different. I had an experience this last week that made me really mad, sad, and upset. I recently got a haircut and needed to buy some new hair products […]

Mother Daughter Crafting made EASY – Crafters Crate

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As moms we are always looking for activities to keep our kids happy, learning, creative and occupied during the Summer break….but when it comes to back to school time that doesn’t mean that the crafting has to stop! Schedules are tighter and busier and there’s not always a lot of extra time to sit down, […]

Flat to FITTER – Skinny up a BOXY top!

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This is one of my FAVORITE refashions to do! It’s so basic and will work wonders on the tops in your closet! I’ve shared it often when I go and speak/teach refashion classes but I’ve never shared it here (what???? I know right?) It will also change the way you shop the sales/clearance racks. I […]

Apple Tree Craft – Kids DIY

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Making an apple tree craft at the end of each summer has become a tradition for my family. Big, full apple trees are reminiscent of the end of the summer season to me and the beginning of my most favorite season…Fall! The apple tree we made this year not only has a handprint making it […]

DIY fabric flower corsage

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Hi everyone, this is Sachiko from Tea Rose Home again! When we think about refashion, the first thing that comes to mind is to change an article of clothing to something different, right? In this post, I want to introduce a slightly bit different approach. You don’t have to change the clothing itself, but by […]