DIY: Bracelet Handbag Tutorial

Bracelet handbags may be my new favorite thing. If you’d like to make your own…you can! Check out my tutorial here! I’m pretty excited about this particular project, and plan on making more of these in different styles… If you do create your own, I would seriously love to see it…I mean that! Post a […]

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FREE SHIPPING!

Need I say more?!? Now, US customers can enjoy free shipping at the Moth and Rust shop on Etsy, anytime, no code necessary… Have you visited Moth and Rust Handmade lately? There are a few new items I love, including the Slant Mittens knitting pattern and a custom-made, *WITH POCKETS*, black linen skirt!

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Fashion, Fundraising, and FUN!

VIBRATION was a huge success!! Last week’s fashion show, featuring incredible talent from Wichita designers, not only raised a lot of money for Camp DI, but it really raised our–yep–vibrations!! SO MUCH POSITIVE ENERGY was in this show. I truly felt honored to be able to participate and know we were supporting young people pursue […]

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How I design a simple clutch…

Handmade pleated clutch purse with zipper.

I thought I would show the process of how I design and create a simple pleated zipper clutch…it’s not really a tutorial (though you can find my basic pouch tutorial here,) but a look at how I make the pattern and finish the piece. What would you like to see me design next?! I do […]

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7 Sewing Tips for Beginners…

7 tips for beginning sewists! Yep, I made another awkward video. (Hey, you gotta start somewhere!) And the information itself isn’t that bad, though…I hope you find this informative!! Do you have any special advice or tips for sewists, beginning or otherwise? I’d love to hear them!

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One week until VIBRATION Community Fashion Show!

Do you have plans next Saturday? Because I am super, super excited to be part of Vibration Community Fashion Show at TISSU, and I hope you’ll be there too!! This show is sponsored by TISSU and Finishing School for Modern Women, and 100% of the proceeds will be donated to Camp Destination Innovation, a STEM […]

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