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9 Favourite DIY Kid’s Tutorials (From 2009-2014)

June 6, 2014 – 9:00 am | 2 Comments
The 9 Favourite DIY Kid's Tutorials on The DIY Mommy from 2009-2014

We’re celebrating 5 years of The DIY Mommy this month! Have you entered my celebratory giveaway yet worth over $500? Over the next couple of weeks, I’m going to share with you some of the …

Sew the Easiest Shirred Summer Dress Ever

May 14, 2014 – 10:34 pm | 7 Comments
Sew an easy summer dress with pre-shirred fabric.

In the spring and summer, I like to wear dresses. I like to wear them A LOT. There’s something to be said about throwing on something that’s just one piece and lightweight and breezy… ahhhh. …

The Playtime Tunic + Leggings Sewing Pattern from Oliver + S

September 9, 2013 – 10:01 pm | 8 Comments
Oliver + S Playtime Tunic & Leggings - The DIY Mommy

I had the pleasure of previewing one of Oliver + S‘s adorable new fall sewing patterns this last week as part of a Sew Mama Sew challenge. Oliver + S are known for their contemporary …

Sew an Infinity Dress with a Built-In Tube Top

April 30, 2013 – 8:00 am | 16 Comments
Sew an Infnity Dress with a Built-In Tube Top by The DIY Mommy

Once upon a time, we weren’t building a house and I had one baby instead of two. I had time to sew things for other people and sell them.
One of my most popular creations was …

Announcing: Golly Gee! Baby Downloadable Sewing Patterns (Win All 5!) – Giveaway (Ends 04/30)

April 8, 2013 – 8:00 am | 65 Comments
Toasty Tundra Baby Boots Sewing Pattern by Golly Gee Baby

It’s been a long time coming, but I’m finally doing it. My baby clothing & accessories brand, Golly Gee! Baby, is going DIY and I’ll be releasing sewing patterns for my popular designs!

These sewing patterns …

Sew Vintage Inspired Easter Dresses for Baby and Big Sister

March 11, 2013 – 8:00 am | 3 Comments
DIY Vintage Inspired Easter Dresses by The DIY Mommy

Easter seems to be approaching really quickly this year (and it is coming quicker quite literally since it’s in March this year). I’m really not sure I’ll be able to sew my two girlies Easter …

Sew an Easy Valentine Dress with Ruffle Fabric

February 4, 2013 – 9:16 pm | 2 Comments
Sew and Easy Valentine Dress with Ruffle Fabric by The DIY Mommy

Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and my girls (and hubby!) and I are really excited to celebrate it this year. I love my little family, and any chance I can get to show them …

Sew a Strawberry Shortcake Costume

October 23, 2012 – 8:00 am |
Sew a Strawberry Shortcake Costume by The DIY Mommy

My eldest daughter really wanted to be Strawberry Shortcake for Halloween (and also apparently for her birthday in January). She was very adamant that she wanted to be “that Strawberry Shortcake” (the “new” one with …

Sew a Vintage-Inspired Half Slip

October 3, 2012 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
Sew a Vintage-Inspired Half Slip by The DIY Mommy

by Christina Dennis

This dress was beautiful, but it needed a lining badly! (Oh-so-see-through!) I whipped up a little vintage-inspired half slip for it the first time I wore it using a scrap of lining fabric …

Wear a Summer Dress with Tights & Boots for Fall – Petite Curvy Mom Style

September 21, 2012 – 8:00 am | 6 Comments
Wear a Summer Dress with TIghts and Boots - Petite Curvy Mom Style by The DIY Mommy

by Christina Dennis

Summer has come to a close and as of yesterday I am now 30 years old. I’ve been considering doing posts on my style for a little while now, and with your email …