Vintage Ceramic Planter Pincushion Tutorial

Vintage Planter Pincushion Tutorial

    I thought I’d share this vintage planter pincushion tutorial with you all as a fun, cheap, and super-easy last-minute gift idea. They’re so cute and easy to make into a fun gift for a sewist in your life! We find these little planters pretty often at thrift stores,[Read more]

Sewing Project: Mermaid Applique Skirt

    Hey guys! I’m here today sharing another vintage inspired skirt of my own design. I don’t know about you, but I recently discovered the joy of buy/sell Facebook groups. I’ve been acquiring way too many fabrics and have managed to sell a few things too. One of the[Read more]

Sewing Project: Retro Ornament Circle Skirt

    I’m so excited to share this project with you guys today! It’s something I’ve been working on for a while and one of those projects that I wasn’t too sure was going to work out like I envisioned but which actually came together better than I had hoped.[Read more]

Fabric Designs Part 3: Let it Snow

    Hi again, I’m back with the next collection I designed for my portfolio I made using Bonnie Christine’s class on Skillshare. This was one I made awhile back and I recently went back and expanded it into a full collection I could put in my portfolio. I’m calling[Read more]

Melissa Ormonde Guzman Surface Pattern Design Up and Away Retro Hot Air Balloons

Fabric Designs Part 2: Up and Away

    Today I’m sharing the second collection I created for Bonnie Christine’s workshop on Skillshare, Create a 3 Focal Point Prints in 3 Weeks. This one is a hot-air-balloon-theme. Topography (blender print). Hot Air Balloons in an alternate colorway. Topography in some alternate colors. Suitcases in a couple of[Read more]

Melissa Ormonde Guzman Surface Pattern Design All Aflutter Lovebirds Fabric

Fabric Design Collections- Part 1: All Aflutter

   I mentioned awhile ago that I was working on creating some fabric designs after watching Bonnie’s classes on Skillshare. Well, this summer I took it a step further and enrolled in a special workshop that Bonnie runs through Skillshare in which she helps guide you to make 3 focal[Read more]

Trick or Treat Card Free Download

  Hi guys! I’ve been having so much fun getting ready for Halloween this year. I made up a little card and I wanted to share it with you all. You can print it at home or any print shop. Click below to download it! Download the Card    

Sewing Project: The Brynna Dress by Sew Liberated

    I’ve been on something of a sewing hiatus these last few months. I’ve been super busy finishing up my graphics degree at the local community college (while working two jobs to pay the bills).  As I’ve been working on getting my design portfolio and resume completed, sewing has[Read more]

Fun With Fabric Design!

    Hi guys! I just wanted to pop over and share something I’ve been super excited about for the past month or so- fabric design! It all started when I finally watched Bonnie Christine’s awesome classes on Intro to Surface Pattern Design: Learn Adobe Illustrator | Create Patterns[Read more]