Crafts: bow belt fix

On Monday I went shopping with my cousin and found a super cute belt marked down to $5! It had an elastic band and a snap in the back, aka not adjustable. I could tell that it was several inches too big. Problem? Naw. I bought that shit anyway.

As you can see, it hangs a little low…



What’s a grrrl with a sewing machine to do? Cut it apart.

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Trim it down.

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Singe the edges to protect against fraying.

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Stick the pieces back in place.

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Stitch it up.

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And rock it!

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Man, ever since I got an iPhone, taking pictures has gotten so much easier! But the quality is obviously not as good as my digital camera. I’m going to vote it a toss up because this project took 15 minutes with picture taking, and you just can’t beat that.


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Hello, I’m Kerry! Maker. Sewist. Fan of all things bright.

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