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My Favorite Spring Outfit and Win $250 Toward a New Spring Outfit for YOU!

Win $250 to update YOUR Spring wardrobe from Jergens.

Let's talk fashion! Let's talk Spring fashion! Even though it snowed here yesterday, or maybe because it did, I am even more excited and ready for Spring!! Last weekend we were in Southern California and it felt so good to wear sandals and capris. I can't wait for the warm weather. Do you have an outfit or sandals that you are just dying to break out for Spring? Or maybe you already have … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap Up Party — and Shailie Starter Set Giveaway!!

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It's Friday!! Welcome to the Weekend Wrap Up Party!!   This week's giveaway is the fabulous DIY dress-up/fashion designing Kit, Shailie!! Shailie® was born offering sleeves, skirts, tops, and accessories of various styles, colors, and lengths. Girls can mix and match to create endless looks on their very own life size designer dress form making their creation a cinch to wear and model with … [Read more...]

10-Minute Spray Painted Shoe Makeover!

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I love bright colors in the Summer. So I thought it might be fun to try spray painting some kind of blah black shoes to give them a summertime update! I shuffled through my paint bin and found some Valspar Pink Burst spray paint. Perfect!! (I taped off the inside of the shoes with painter's tape to keep the original insides clean) … [Read more...]

Great Ideas–20 Fashion/Refashon Projects to Make!!

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Thread, check, fabric, check and definitely some amazing ideas, CHECK, CHECK!   Get inspired with these darling FASHION inspired ideas.  If you haven't used your sewing machine for a while, THAT'S OK.  Get it out, the ideas are INCLUDED!  Check out all of the AMAZING LINKS!  Chain Necklace @ Vintage Wanna Bee Easy Chunky Cuff @ Crafting Rebellion  Bit by the Sewing Bug @ Tales of a … [Read more...]

Fall Project — Make a Tree Button Shirt! {with free pattern}

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Hi there fellow TT and J'ers, I'm Jen from My Own Road, and I'm so excited to be guest posting on Tatertots and Jello today! Thank you for having me, Jen! I'm a working mama of 2 who squeezes crafting in afterhours. My blog is a little of this and that, but you can usually find me making clothes for my two kids (who are growing out of clothes faster than I can make them lately!) Today, I … [Read more...]

Giveaway Monday — Mom and Daughter Giveaway from Downeast Basics!!

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Welcome to Giveaway Monday. This week I'm so excited to spotlight one of my absolute favorite clothing stores -- Downeast Basics. And did you know that DownEast Basics also offers adorable girls clothes?? Yes, it's true!! Check out these cute Girls' Clothes: Plus, their awesome Women's fashion!! … [Read more...]

Clothing Refashion — Embellished Flowered Cardigan {tutorial}

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Hi I am Sachiko from Tea Rose Home! I am so thrilled to be here today, thank you for having me to your lovely blog Jen! On my blog I share sewing/craft ideas and tutorials and a little bit about my life. I love anything that lets me be creative, but my love is deeply rooted in beautiful fabrics, sewing and quilt making. I host weekly link parties too, so if you have something you have created … [Read more...]

10-Minute Refashion Makeover — from Tube Top Dress to Ruffly Skirt!! {tutorial}

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It’s Summer and the weather has finally started to warm up in Utah, which I am THRILLED about!I love Summer and my favorite thing to wear around in the Summertime is comfy cotton skirts and flip flops. I was shopping at Kohl’s a few weeks ago, and I saw some little tube dresses. I wasn’t sure if they were dresses or swimsuit coverups, but I loved the navy and white stripes and RUFFLES of one. … [Read more...]

Guest Post — make a Nautical, Anthro-inspired Necklace!! {tutorial}

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 Hi, I'm Nina from Momma Go Round, and I'm SO excited to be here today with Jen!   Since day one of my blogging adventure I've looked up to Jen, so it's a real honor to be on TT&J! Momma Go Round is all about the miracles, milestones, and meltdowns of motherhood. I love to figure out my style in my series Real Momma, Real Style, share crazy tales of life with a 2 year old, my … [Read more...]

Spring Sweater Refashion 2011 {1}

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Last Thursday I went on Studio 5 and shared a bunch of sweater refashions.  Now, let me preface this by saying that I have only been sewing for about a year. So these are really easy, straight-stitch kind of projects!! The first one I'd like to share is also one my favorites {I have 11 to share}. This is a kind of coral v-neck sweater with a blue and white nautical mix.   I love this … [Read more...]