I’m laundering, dusting, straightening, vacuuming, everything, the whole house today, when inspiration strikes. The majority of the knotted rag rug tutorials I’ve seen require some kind of grid to knot the scraps to.  I’ve seen the braided rag rugs that … Continue reading

Pillowcase Dress Take Two

Here’s Katie’s pillowcase dress.  I did her dress the same way, except I didn’t cut as much off the top so it would be longer.  I used an old knit tank top to make the ties.  I had lace from an old nightgown (the rest of the nightgown into a skirt for Katie) that I used along the top to cover a hole in the pillowcase.  This is another steal from Goodwill.  I think I paid one dollar for it.  Katie requested only one pocket and I had just enough lace left to do the top of the pocket.



You can’t even see the hole!  I also put fray-check around the edges of the hole.



I just noticed that I almost matched up the pocket perfectly.  Go me!  I didn’t even think of doing that at the time.