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You Can Make a Cute Christmas Tree Skirt From a Tablecloth

Even though I’ve been sewing and creating Christmas projects for weeks now, this morning I woke up to the first snow that’s actually sticking, and now I’m TOTALLY in the Christmas mood. If your Saturday includes holiday decorating and you … Continue reading

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These Cozy Sweater Trees are Perfect For Your Holiday Decorating and a Giveaway

A funny thing happened on the way to holiday decorating this year, I started WAY before Thanksgiving. I know, I know, you’re supposed to wait until AFTER Thanksgiving, but sometimes I just can’t help myself. The past few weekends I’ve … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Crafts For Your Kids Table

Keep them busy with these fun and easy Thanksgiving crafts for your kid’s table. Made with love and kid fingerprints, these vibrant and colorful turkeys will welcome all your family and friends to the table this year. Click here for … Continue reading

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How to Twist Rope to Make a Rope Bag: One of My Favorite Projects of All Time

Get ready for one of my favorite projects of all time! I absolutely LOVE how this bag turned out and it was super fun and easy to make. If you’re looking for a great gift to make for someone or if … Continue reading

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How to Make the Waist Bigger on Jeans: Film Debut

You might not know it,  but Tuesday night was a big night in the film world. Because, look out everyone, The Renegade Seamstress is taking the movie industry by storm.🙂 Can you believe it? eHow asked me to make a few of my articles into … Continue reading

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How to Make a Vintage Dr. Zhivago (Faux) Fur Hat, Plus Removable Fur Cuffs and Collar

OK, so I just couldn’t help myself. Rylee made this DIY fur hat look so amazing. And she did look like she should’ve been on the cover of Vogue, so I made a magazine cover for her.🙂 And. It. Was. So. … Continue reading

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New From Annie’s Publishing: My Refashioned Sweaters On-Line Class and a Giveaway

I’m super excited to announce the release of my new on-line and video class for Annie’s Publishing. And, it’s just in time for the holiday gift giving and present making season! I had so much fun getting this class ready for you when … Continue reading

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How to Make an Anthropologie-Inspired Laundry Hamper

WARNING: Corny joke ahead! A young couple moved into a new neighborhood. The next morning while they are eating breakfast, the young woman sees her neighbor hanging her laundry outside. “That laundry is not very clean,” she says. “She doesn’t … Continue reading

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9 Halloween Costume Tutorials (Even if You Don’t Sew)

 Halloween is just around the corner which can be a scary, scary time of year if you don’t sew. But have no fear, The Renegade Seamstress is here!!🙂 If you need a costume or two, and sewing isn’t your forte, just head … Continue reading

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How to Make a Rope Rug With Fabric Scraps

I don’t know, call me weird, but Jeff Bridges cracks me up as “The Dude” in the Coen Brothers cult classic movie, “The Big Lebowski”. He’s just a laid back, pot smoking bowler, who gets caught up with some mobsters, when … Continue reading

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