DIY Tassel

photo of yellow tassels

Who knew that tassels would be so fun to make!  They’re easy to customize to fit any project, and I’ve seen tassels on earrings, necklaces, scarves, key chains and clutches.  I decided to make a few this weekend with some yarn I had stashed away.  It’s Lion Brand Yarn that comes in little tiny skeins […]

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Woodland Baby Shirt and Bloomers


These cute woodland themed fabrics keep popping up everywhere, and I have a really hard time resisting them.  Over the holidays, I had some extra time to sew and made Kate two woodland shirts and a pair of bloomers. This furry forest friends Japanese sheeting fabric is lightweight and makes a comfy baby shirt.  I […]

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Easy Tote Bag Strap Tutorial


Making straps for a tote bag can be so frustrating!  Usually I’m all finished with my bag, and then I remember, I have to make my straps.  After finishing the body of the bag, the last thing you want to do is take time to turn a skinny tube of fabric right side out.  This […]

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New Telafante Shop is Now Open!


I’m excited to announce that the new Telafante shop is now open! My etsy shop will be on pause for now, so check out the new and improved Telafante shop.  There are a few new swaddle blankets, cuddly fleece/knit blankets, nursery decor items and several zipper pouches. We’ve also added a Telafante Newsletter, so make […]

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Chambray Bloomers


I combined two of my favorites today while sewing: chambray and bloomers!  Bloomers have become one of the best things for me to sew for babies and toddlers, because they take about an hour to make cut to finish, and they look so cute with just a onesie or under a dress/long shirt. Of course, […]

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