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Mend Those Jeans With a Sashiko-Inspired Stitch

Remember when I confessed that I hated mending? It’s true! In the past, when I glanced at my mending basket, I’d hear those high-pitched horror movie violins and run the other way. I know it’s weird, for as much I … Continue reading

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Top 10 Renegade Seamstress Projects of 2016

Call me weird, but I love reading all of the top 10 lists that come out at the end of the year. Anything from the most popular nail polish colors to the best new books to read. So, I thought you might … Continue reading

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DIY Cozy Sweater Slippers: Perfect Project For a Snowy Day

I just knew if I said it out loud, and said it enough times, it would happen. And it did! It’s officially a SNOW DAY!!! I don’t have to go to school and I get to go to the studio … 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 … 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. … 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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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 … Continue reading

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Refashion Runway: Sew Along Winner

Well, the votes are in and the Sew Along winner is…. Molly from Molly Made It who sewed along with every challenge this season. Molly will get a prize package from a unique new card company, Send Out Cards Thanks so much for … Continue reading

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Refashion Runway: Oops… One More Vote

Oh, man. We were so lucky to get one more Refashion Runway sponsor a couple of weeks ago and I totally forgot to include them in the prizes yesterday. Soooooooooooo……. I thought it would be fun to have one more … Continue reading

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Refashion Runway: All Stars Winner of the Pantone Challenge and the Overall Winner Announced

Well, here we are already at the end of the fourth season of Refashion Runway: The All Stars Edition. It’s been a fun season of transformations and I’m going to miss opening the emails of all of these talented women to … Continue reading

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