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HAPPY Holidays — Make DIY Boutique Holiday Shirts with Free Templates!

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Hello! I am Samantha from Crafty Texas Girls and I cannot even begin to tell you how honored I am to be crafting today on Tatertots and Jello.    I feel like I am a guest on a fabulous talk show or something! Thank you Jen for including me in your Happy Holidays series. On my blog, Crafty Texas Girls, I chronicle my adventures in balancing motherhood, creativity, and a small … [Read more...]

Rainbow Ruffle Shirt Refashion (tutorial)!!

Rainbow Refashioned Ruffle Shirts

I have three girls, and consequently we have a lot of hand-me-down shirts that get donated after being worn by all three sisters. Most of the shirts are not really something that can be worn again, since they are stained or worn out. But I hated to see them sent to the landfills. So I thought it might be fun to take the t-shirts and make something with them. … [Read more...]

New Blog Alert — Refashion Files!!

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You might know that I LOVE fashion and refashioning clothes. It's been a passion of mine, well.... forever. {Ruffled Dollar Store Shirt} So I am excited to announce that Amy from Mod Podge Rocks and I have launched a new site -- Refashion Files!! It's a new site where we will be featuring refashions we love, PLUS -- we are going to have monthly challenges, giveaways and more!! We could … [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...]

Make a DIY Stenciled Grocery Tote! (tutorial)

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Hello Friends! I'm so happy to be here another month sharing with you one of my latest little projects. Lately I've been super busy working on my kitchen makeover and inspired by it I made this tote. The best part about it is that you can purchase these totes at your local Wal-Mart for about $6.00 for 3 of them. We are just going to give them a quick makeover using paint, ribbon and … [Read more...]

14 Easy Ways to Refashion a Winter Coat!! {tutorial}

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 I love a good refashion. I've refashioned shirts, sweaters, skirts and accessories. And with the Winter months coming, I thought it would be fun to try some Coat Refashions!! We all have a coat that we've had for years. It's good quality, and keep us warm, but it might be a little on the blah side or a little outdated. Instead of giving it to the thrift store and spending money on a new … [Read more...]

Clothing Refashion — Embellished Flowered Cardigan {tutorial}

Embellished Cardigan - She Wears Flowers

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...]

"Summer Social" Guest Post — Make a Ruffled Laptop Bag Refashion!

  Hi Tatertots and Jello readers! My name is Ellie G. And I am the president of the Tatertots & Jello fan club. {tee hee} Really, I just love Jen and this blog. I'm so honored to be here. I blog at Less Cake {more frosting}. I get asked a lot if it's a food blog. And it's not. It's about all the things I love...so definitely food is included, but not exclusive. I also love things … [Read more...]

10-Minute 4th of July Shirts!! {tutorial}

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Here's a fast and easy way to make some 4th of July shirts for your kids -- or even yourself this year!! I actually made these last year but the night before the Fourth {that's how I roll} -- too late to blog it. And my younger daughter grew out of her shirt, so I made her a new one to wear this year. I used old shirts and scrap fabric, so this project also ended up being FREE. Yay!! I love a … [Read more...]

Silhouette Heat Transfer Project and $250+ GIVEAWAY!!!

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UPDATE -- GIVEAWAY CLOSED. Winner is #3850 Jess @ If Only They Would Nap.   Have I ever told you about my Airstream Dream?? {Pinterest} It's always in the back of my mind. I have a folder of camper ideas on Pinterest and I've  posted about it too.  I would love to get an old Airstream and restore it.   It's one of my life dreams. {Pinterest} My husband? He's not on board yet - … [Read more...]