Tag Archives: upcycling

Make Shorts (or Pants) a Bigger Size: A DIY One Minute Video

I always have the best intentions every spring. “I’m going to lose those extra pounds and fit into my favorite shorts again.” But somehow July rolls around, it’s hot and the shorts don’t fit yet. I could just give them … 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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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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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 All Stars: The Winner of the Tunic Challenge

Congratulations to Carissa from Carissa Knits! She won the Tunic Challenge with her clever, adorable, and flattering reversible tunic refashion. And good news!! Sarah Gunn and Julie Starr have graciously given a copy of their new book The Tunic Bible  to … Continue reading

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Refashion Runway: Tunic Sew Along

A big thank you to everyone who has been sewing along with Refashion Runway this week!! ***************************************** Molly from Molly Made It has three fantastic sew alongs to share with us today. “When I saw this dress, I knew it would be … Continue reading

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Refashion Runway All Stars: The Winner of the Button Challenge

Well the ladies have done it again!! We have a another tie for first place in the button challenge. You all loved Carissa’s handmade buttons from tree branches and her amazing dress transformation. And you all loved Susan’s nautical look … Continue reading

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Refashion Runway Season Four: Button Sew Along

A big thank you to everyone who sewed along with us this week on the Button Challenge! ************************************************* Vicky Myers from Vicky Myers Creations I have been lucky to inherit my Gran’s and mother-in-law’s button boxes. I have designed a … Continue reading

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Refashion Runway All Stars: Time to Vote on the Button Challenge

Time to see what all of these talented ladies have been working on this week and be sure to vote for your favorite at the bottom of this post. Have fun! *************************************************** Gema from Sequins and Slippers “After last week’s metallic … Continue reading

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Refashion Runway Season Four: Metallic Sew Along

A big thank you to everyone who has been sewing along during Metallic week. If you haven’t had a chance to vote for your favorite metallic refashion from last Saturday, be sure to click here to get your vote in before … Continue reading

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