One Day I Will Rule the World

World Domination, Babies and Middle Eastern Dance

Category: Sewing
December 1, 2012

Last Minute Party Bunting

This is how simple making party bunting can be. The edges of this bunting will be raw and can fray a bit, but I consider that part of the charm. 1. Cut triangles. Cut strips off of your fabric that are as wide as your bunting triangles will be long. These ones are a trifle […]

July 13, 2012


I have reached the point of handing off the troupe dresses for other people to work on. I have no idea how many hours I put into them. I started to keep track on one of the dresses, but then the next afternoon I had a friend over helping and so I was jumping around […]

May 23, 2012

Border-Print Apron Pattern

Remember when I made my friend an apron? And I told you about my apron and promised to give you more details soon. It took me a long time to have a good opportunity for an apron photo-shoot. “Oh thank god she finally matches her kitchen curtains,” is what I hear you saying. I know. […]

July 29, 2008

The Seven Swan Brothers: craft priorities and deadlines

I started making my first belly dance costume, oh, four months ago, I think. I priced a bunch on the internet, and the ones I liked were upwards of $400, and suggested a twelve week lead time because they’re made to order. I considered spending the $400, but I didn’t like the lead time — […]