Doll Clothing Patterns | Dress and Top Patterns | Easy Peasy Peasant Dress | Featured Patterns | free tutorial | Tutorials

FREE Doll Dress Pattern – Riley Blake Flit & Bloom Blog Tour

Welcome to Tie Dye Diva Patterns’ stop on the Riley Blake Flit & Bloom collection blog tour! We had so much fun with these pretty, petite prints by Patty Young. As soon as Patty mentioned this collection had colorful, smaller-scale prints I knew I wanted to show girl and doll dresses. I love how cutting … Continue reading “FREE Doll Dress Pattern – Riley Blake Flit & Bloom Blog Tour”

Fair & Square Dress and Top | free tutorial | Sterling Leggings/Shorties

Adding a Faux Button Placket to Your Sterling Leggings

Today we’re blogging over at Cali & Co. with more of their truly awesome fabric!  You may recognize this gorgeous and breezy lawn from our Fair and Square Tiers pattern hack post, but now we’ve paired it with the most beautiful turquoise knit Sterling Leggings.  We thought it would be fun to embellish them a … Continue reading “Adding a Faux Button Placket to Your Sterling Leggings”

free tutorial | Pants & Shorts Patterns | Potato Chip Pants/Shorts | TDD Pattern Add Ons | Tutorials

Button-Tab Roll up Shorts and Pants Tutorial for Potato Chip or any Pattern – Tute Tuesday

What’s better than making something for our kids that’s not only practical, but versatile and fashionable too?!  I can’t even begin to tell you how many times I’ve had to roll up my kids’ pants or shorts, only to have them fall right back down.  Well today we’re solving that issue with roll up button … Continue reading “Button-Tab Roll up Shorts and Pants Tutorial for Potato Chip or any Pattern – Tute Tuesday”

Featured Patterns | free tutorial | Storybook Pinafore

The Storybook Pinafore Short Dress – Tutorial Tuesday

I’m going to be honest with you, I’m already crazy about chickens, owls, daisies, books, basically everything you see in the Garden Roost collection by Elizabeth Grubaugh for Blend Fabrics, so it was love at first sight!  When I saw this collection I knew I needed the perfect pattern to showcase these playful prints.  I … Continue reading “The Storybook Pinafore Short Dress – Tutorial Tuesday”

Daffodil Top Pattern | Featured Patterns | free tutorial | Potato Chip Pants/Shorts | Potato Chip Skirt

Quick Seam Finishes – Tutorial Tuesday

If you’re anything like me, then you want your handmade clothing to look as pretty on the inside as it does on the outside.  Finishing your seams doesn’t need to take a long time, but it’s definitely worth that extra effort to keep them from unraveling!  Today I’m going to share with you a few … Continue reading “Quick Seam Finishes – Tutorial Tuesday”

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”

Featured Patterns | free tutorial | Garnet Dress, Top and Skirt | Tutorials

How to Make A Fabric Bead Necklace

The moment I saw the pink colorway of the Panda-rama collection by Maude Asbury for Blend Fabrics, I knew the Garnet Dress, Skirt and Top pattern for Girls would be perfect to showcase these playful prints.  The pattern is available in sizes 12 months – 10 years and includes the dress pattern with knit bodice … Continue reading “How to Make A Fabric Bead Necklace”

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”

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!)”

Every Day Top | Featured Patterns | free tutorial | Potato Chip Skirt | sewing tips | Tutorials

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)”