Dress and Top Patterns | Featured Patterns | Perfect Party Dress | Romper Patterns | Ruffled Romper

Romper and Dress in Flutter & Float!

So excited to share these projects with you today! I sewed up a sweet sister set with the Perfect Party Dress pattern and the Ruffled Baby Bubble Romper pattern using the brand new Flutter & Float collection by Ana Davis for Blend Fabrics. The Perfect Party Dress is made with Float in Green, Flower Crown … Continue reading “Romper and Dress in Flutter & Float!”

free tutorial | Pocket Tutorials | Tutorials

Free Kitty Cat Pocket Pattern and Tutorial

A lot of people spied our adorable kitty pocket on last week’s New York Minute Dress peplum tutorial! How about we show you how to make them, and give you a free downloadable pocket pattern too. Kitty Pocket Tutorial First, download the free pocket pattern piece: .  Then print at 100% or to your personal … Continue reading “Free Kitty Cat Pocket Pattern and Tutorial”

Daffodil Capris | Daffodil Top Pattern | Featured Patterns | sewing tips | Tutorials

How to Sew an Underlining – on the Fabric.com Blog

[This post contains affiliate links, which are indicated by *. More information here.] Tie Dye Diva is blogging over at the Fabric.com blog again today! Last time we showed you how to sew a blind hem. Today our fabulous new TDD assistant Gina is over there showing you step-by-step how to sew an underlining so … Continue reading “How to Sew an Underlining – on the Fabric.com Blog”

Featured Patterns | free tutorial | Knot or Not Headband | Perfect A Line | Pocket Tutorials | Tutorials

Foldover Patch Pocket Tutorial – Riley Blake Enchanted Blog Tour

Welcome to Tie Dye Diva’s stop on the Enchanted collection blog tour sponsored by Riley Blake Designs! We are super thankful to Dodi Poulsen of Two Sisters at Squirrel Hollow for again asking us to sew up one of her new collections – her designs are always perfect for children’s clothing and versatile for so many … Continue reading “Foldover Patch Pocket Tutorial – Riley Blake Enchanted Blog Tour”

Featured Patterns | Seaside Sailor Dress

Sweet Collared Dress for Baby featuring Anna Griffin Charlotte

Just a quick post today to share adorable Miss Willow Jane in our modified Sailor Dress for Baby pattern made with Anna Griffin Fabrics’ Charlotte collection! How sweet would this dress be at a special Valentines’ Day event or Easter brunch? When it comes to sweet, romantic florals, Anna Griffin fabrics never disappoint! I was … Continue reading “Sweet Collared Dress for Baby featuring Anna Griffin Charlotte”

Dress and Top Patterns | Featured Patterns | Perfect A Line | TDD Pattern Add Ons | Tutorials

How to Make an Unlined Perfect A-Line Dress

I love sewing reversible dresses and other reversible garments! You get two looks for the ‘price’ of one, plus a tidy, all-seams-enclosed finish that means no hemming and no seam finishing. Our popular Perfect A-Line Dress pattern is a great example of a fully reversible dress that I love to sew. If you love reversible, … Continue reading “How to Make an Unlined Perfect A-Line Dress”

Dress and Top Patterns | Featured Patterns | Perfect A Line | TDD Pattern Add Ons

How to Sew a Hem Facing

Sewing a hem facing is an alternative to turning a hem on a garment. It adds a special touch and is useful for lengthening an existing dress or top, or when you are sewing a garment and have alllllmost enough fabric but are a little short. It also makes hemming A-line tops and dresses simple … Continue reading “How to Sew a Hem Facing”

Dress and Top Patterns | Featured Patterns | New York Minute Dress

Dress Pattern for Fleece – New York Minute Dress!

We’ve got a brand new pattern over at Tie Dye Diva Patterns today – the New York Minute Dress pattern, a dress pattern for fleece and other stable knits. You know all that fleece you got for an amazing price on Black Friday? You don’t need another new-sew blanket. Now you have something more awesome … Continue reading “Dress Pattern for Fleece – New York Minute Dress!”

Fair & Square Dress and Top | free tutorial | sewing tips | TDD Pattern Add Ons | Tutorials

Easy Placket Tutorial – Avoiding the Continuous Lap Placket (if you must!)

Today we have an easy placket tutorial for you. We’ve done a few continuous lap placket tutorials here for the skirt portion of a dress or back of a top. I love them! Some people don’t. So here’s a way to do a very simple alternative to the placket.  It’s not my preferred method because … Continue reading “Easy Placket Tutorial – Avoiding the Continuous Lap Placket (if you must!)”

TDD Pattern Add Ons | Tutorials | Zee's Tee

How to Make a Pokeball-inspired T-shirt!

  We are all about Pokémon in our household. All 5 of us enjoy Pokémon Go, and my youngest is a fan of all things Pokémon – playing the card game, trading the cards, reading the books, watching the cartoons, and talking incessantly about HP and CP and XP and actually understanding it all. So … Continue reading “How to Make a Pokeball-inspired T-shirt!”