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How to Sew a Blind Hem (on Fabric.com blog)

We at Tie Dye Diva are SO excited to be the very first featured contributor on the brand-new Fabric.com blog! Today we’re over there showing you step-by-step how to sew a blind hem, both by machine and by hand. Blind hems are so versatile and add a professional look to your garments. Our post features … Continue reading “How to Sew a Blind Hem (on Fabric.com blog)”

Doll Clothing Patterns | Featured Patterns | Garnet Dress, Top and Skirt | Potato Chip Skirt | Sterling Leggings/Shorties | TDD Pattern Add Ons

Tutorial – Adding Built-in Shorts to the Potato Chip and Garnet Skirts!

We love skirts in our house. They are the perfect everyday wear paired with a cute tee.  But, without fail, we need to put shorts beneath.  Try as I do to teach Sweet Pea to be ladylike, little bike shorts or some kind of undershorts are still a necessity.   Skirts are the perfect back … Continue reading “Tutorial – Adding Built-in Shorts to the Potato Chip and Garnet Skirts!”

Featured Patterns | Garnet Dress, Top and Skirt | Potato Chip Skirt

Back to School Sewing for Girls (on the Cali & Co Blog)

Blogging about Back to School sewing for girls today over at Cali & Co. Learn about this darling chambray Potato Chip Skirt and Garnet Tee, made with yesterday’s tutorial on sewing a neckband on a tee (instead of the collar included in the Garnet pattern).       See the post here: https://blog.califabrics.com/2016/08/13/a-skirt-tee-for-back-to-school/ Don’t miss … Continue reading “Back to School Sewing for Girls (on the Cali & Co Blog)”

Chocolate Chip Skirt for Women | Featured Patterns | Holiday / Costume | Potato Chip Skirt

Anna Griffin Christmas Kitch in July Blog Hop – Mommy & Me Skirts and a GIVEAWAY

  Welcome to Tie Dye Diva’s stop on the Christmas in July blog hop featuring the Christmas Kitsch collection by Anna Griffin fabrics! I hope you’ve been enjoying the whimsical and playful designs in this collection – those Santas, though! These prints are available now at the Fat Quarter Shop. Head over there now for the … Continue reading “Anna Griffin Christmas Kitch in July Blog Hop – Mommy & Me Skirts and a GIVEAWAY”

Featured Patterns | Potato Chip Skirt | TDD Pattern Add Ons | Tutorials

How to add a Faux Placket to the Potato Chip Skirt

Adding a faux placket to the Potato Chip Skirt pattern is a fun and easy way to add an extra detail to this incredibly versatile skirt.  With just a couple simple steps you’ll have added a faux button placket and be sewing on your way. The Potato Chip Skirt pattern features a flat front with … Continue reading “How to add a Faux Placket to the Potato Chip Skirt”

free tutorial | Pocket Tutorials | Sugarplum Skirt | TDD Pattern Add Ons

Riley Blake Lulabelle Blog Tour and Inseam Pocket Tutorial

Welcome to our stop on the beautiful Lulabelle Collection blog tour! I hope you’re enjoying the fresh colors and sweet designs in this collection. I had so much fun sewing it up, and the talented designer, Dodi Poulson, was wonderful to work with while we prepared for the blog tour. Be sure to read all … Continue reading “Riley Blake Lulabelle Blog Tour and Inseam Pocket Tutorial”

Sugarplum Skirt | TDD Pattern Add Ons

How to make a Suspender Skirt using the Sugarplum Skirt Pattern

    Suspenders Skirts are cute and trendy and perfect for fall!  We at Tie Dye Diva had been tossing around the idea of a suspender skirt tutorial using the Sugarplum Skirt pattern when Patricia at Two Snuggle Bugs shared this picture in the Tie Die Diva Facebook Group: Show Two Snuggle Bugs some Tie … Continue reading “How to make a Suspender Skirt using the Sugarplum Skirt Pattern”

Featured Patterns | Garnet Dress, Top and Skirt | Knot or Not Headband | Potato Chip Skirt

Riley Blake Designs Back to School Fashion Tour with Tie Dye Diva Patterns

We’re so happy to be today’s stop on the Riley Blake Designs Back to School Fashion blog tour! Miss Kennedy’s wearing the Tie Dye Diva Potato Chip Skirt pattern which is the perfect comfortable, wearable skirt for back to school. The Potato Chip Skirt features a flat front, elastic back, and inset pockets (gotta have … Continue reading “Riley Blake Designs Back to School Fashion Tour with Tie Dye Diva Patterns”

Chocolate Chip Skirt for Women | Featured Patterns

A Year of Dresses: The Chocolate Chip Skirt for Women

  You asked for it, you waited and anticipated, and now it is here!  How could this week’s A Year of Dresses feature anything but the brand new Tie Dye Diva pattern, and a first for women, The Chocolate Chip Skirt?  It all started with the Potato Chip Skirt for girls, which took the PDF … Continue reading “A Year of Dresses: The Chocolate Chip Skirt for Women”

Featured Patterns | Potato Chip Pants/Shorts | Potato Chip Skirt | sewing tips | TDD Pattern Add Ons | Tutorials

Using Buttonhole / Adjustable Elastic in the Potato Chip Skirt or other patterns

The Potato Chip Skirt pattern has a flat front and elastic back, plus separate waistband, so it’s a perfect candidate for adjustable “buttonhole” elastic to accommodate a growing child or a child whose waist size you aren’t sure of. You can use this adjustable waistband technique in this tutorial in any pants, shorts, or skirt … Continue reading “Using Buttonhole / Adjustable Elastic in the Potato Chip Skirt or other patterns”