Archive for Sewing Project

Valentine’s Day Onesie for JP

I wanted to try out my professional cutting device, the Silhouette Cameo, using iron on vinyl material. I purchased some sparkly red vinyl from and cut out a simple heart shape for JP’s plain white onesie. I thought it would look super cute for Valentine’s and it worked out very well. The teacher’s at […]

Sewing Machine Information – Brother SE270D Sewing and Embroidery Machine

                    Manuals and Documentation for Brother SE270D User Manual – English – UM_SE_270D_EN_6927 Disney Design Info PI_SE_270D_EN_6749 Accessories Catalog –  AC_HE_120_120PKG_240_Innov_ís 900D_LB_6770_LB6770 PRW_LB_6770THRD_SE_270D_350_EN_2337 Quick Start Guide – QSG_SE_270D_EN_345    

Crafts: Turn diaper box into decorative storage

Diaper boxes are durable and sturdy, it’s a shame to have to throw them away or even recycle. The boxes that we purchase also fit perfectly into our kid station in the family room. Once again the internet came through! I found several Pintrest posts about how to reuse/epurpose diaper boxes and was inspired by Red Stick Mom […]

Gita Makes – Envelope Pillow Case | Home Decor Project

Background Story I purchased a Brother Sewing and Embroidery Machine in 2009 but never really had a chance to use it until recently. After several years of sitting in the box, I finally had an opportunity, and the interest, to open up the box and learn to use it. It took me a few hours […]

Mannequin/Dressform Pushpin Project | My First Sewing Project

The Mannequin Pushpin Project This was my first sewing project in my adult life not including the odd button replacement or simple wardrobe repair. I had not used the sewing machine before so this was a perfect test project for me to get to know the machine. I had some trouble in the beginning and so […]

Adventures of the Solita family!