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Four Ways to Wear The Perfect Little Black Dress

Four Ways to Wear The Perfect Little Black Dress The Perfect modest little black dress   Every girl needs The Perfect little black dress It's almost as elusive as a unicorn - you know it might exist, but that perfect black dress remains something almost every girl is always on the look out for. So when I saw a little black dress that seemed perfect I snapped it up. And I love … [Read more...]

5-Minute T-Shirt Neckline Refashion

5-minute t-shirt neckline refashion. I go through project phases I think. A few years ago I wanted to refashion my entire wardrobe. And since then I haven't really refashioned or sewed much. But last week when I was in Texas I saw this t-shirt at the airport and LOVED it. I am all about mexican food and I just had to have that shirt. Nevermind that I can't wear high collared shirts (I feel like I … [Read more...]

Introducing My “Fruit Salad” Summer Clothing Line with Cents of Style!

Sometimes I have to pinch myself because I get to do something I love so much and work with amazing people. I am so humbled and thrilled to announce a Summer clothing, accessories and jewelry line from my collaboration with the awesome site Cents of Style: it's called Fruit Salad! I love Cents of Style, and it's a dream come true to work with them!! It's a bright and HAPPY … [Read more...]

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

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!!

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!

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!!

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}

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!!

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}

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...]