January Refashion Month with RaeAnna from Sewing Mama RaeAnna

I'm really sorry I am putting this up a little late today. But life gets in the way and it wasn't possible for me to schedule this before. You see, I've been in bed for nearly three days now, with a huge flu. 

Today's guest is RaeAnna, from Sewing MamaRaeAnna. One of the most talented ladies I've met in the blogland. Just like last year, RaeAnna accepted to take part in this series again, and she has come with a fun project to show us. You might want to check the series she just hosted with Veronica from SewVery, called Snowflakes and Lace


I love watching Magda and her refashioning magic and seeing all the creativity during the various Refashion Month series.  I was able to show some patriotic refashioning during the last series (here) and for this month I wanted to use up some material that I refashioned a few weeks ago.


This is one of my favorite projects so far - I took a sweater and a lace vest and turned them into boot socks - see the tutorial here!

Since I had some leftovers I wanted to use them for another project and I landed on making my first rag doll!

 I skipped using any sweater for the doll but here's how it came together:

Fleece - I had yardage gifted by my sister-in-law for Christmas in 2010!
Felt - from my felt stash - I use them for making bow centers like this
Lace undies - used from the lace vest
Embroidery floss - Leftover from making my son's smocked Easter outfit in 2010
 Dress - used the leftover from the lace vest.  I sewed it into a "tube" and cut slits in the lace for her arms.

The pattern is modified a bit from this

I love how it came together - she's a bit alien looking in the face but that's my own fault!  Hopefully the next doll will have a better facial structure!

Thank you, Magda, for having me during your refashion series!

P.S.  Eva Mae is on my lap while I'm typing and keeps saying "I want baby" - she's off to her room to go cuddle her little baby doll!


  1. Thank you so much Magda!!! I'm so sorry you've been under the weather :( You need to take care of yourself and that little growing baby! Praying for you!

  2. RaeAnna, this is just adorable! I totally understand Eva Mae :)


Leave a comment, I'd love to read it.
Leave your URL too, so I can visit you.


About us Acessories Adult Adults Advent Calendar Appliqué Baby Baby Acessories Baby Doll Acessories Baby Doll Sling Baby Shoes Back Warmer Pillow Backpack Bags Barbie Beading Beads Bedsheets Beret Bibs Bikini Blankets Blazer Bleached Blog Tour Blogs Blouse Bolero Book Covers Book Review Boots Bowling Game Boxers Boy Bracelet Bralette Breastfeeding Pillows Briefs Button Shirt Button Up Shirt Cap Cardigan Carnival Causes Cell Phone Stand Challenge Create Charger Support Chevron Christmas Clutch Coats Commitments Constant Change Contests cookies Corset Cose+ Costumes Cowl CraftingCon Crochet Crossstitching Cushions Dance Outfit dashiki Dia de Los Muertos Diaper Pouch Doll Clothes Dolls Drawstring Bags Dreamcatcher Dress Duvet Cover e-book E-Zine Review Easter Embroidery EnglishPaperPiecing Fabric Baskets Fabric Chess Game Fabric dolls Fabric Flowers Fabric Games Fabric Memory Games Fabric Printing Fabric Stash Fabric Three in a Row Game Fabric Toys Features Felt Flamenco Dress Flamenco pants Food Free PDF Pattern Fun Cakes Funny Fur Gifts Girl Giveaway Glasses Case Granny Squares Guest Posting Hair Clips Hair Clips Hanger Halloween Hand Warmer Pillows handbag Handmade Cards Harem Headband Henley Highlow Home Homemade Liquid Soap Hoodie How to Inspiration Jackets Japanese Sewing jeans Joggers Jumper KCW Keyring Kid's Choice Series Kid's Crafts Kimono Kleenex Purse Pouch knitting Knock it Off Leather lederhosen Leg Warmers Leggings lunchbag Maratón Telaria MashUp Series Maternity MeMadeMay; Men Mending Challenge Mini-Sofa Cover Mobile Mobile bag Mom's Monthly Wrap Up Needle Rolls Nightgown No Sew Nursery One Thimble Onesies Operation: Project 0$ Other Crafts Ottobre Overalls Pajamas Pants Paper Crafts Party Favours Party Time Patchwork Pattern Pattern Testing Pattern Tour Pear Puff Seat Pencil Case Pencil Rolls Peplum Peques de Cine Peter Pan Collar Pijamas Pillow Covers Pillows Piñata Cake Pinterest Challenge Pipe Cleaner Crafts Placket Pockets Plastic bags Dispenser Pleats Pocket Slings Podcast Pompoms Pouch Practising ´n Improving Project Run and Play Project Sewn Projects Pt Refashion Week Quilting Recipes Recycled Ribbon Organizer Recycling Refashion Month 2012 Refashion Month 2013 Refashion Month 2014 Refashion Month 2014 (2) Refashion Month 2015 Refashion Month 2016 Refashion Runway Refashioning Retro Reverse applique Reviews Ribbon Roses Robe Romper Romper Dress Romper Week Roots Round up Rucksack Saving Series Saving while Sewing Savings Made By Sewing Scarf ScrapsBusting Sequins Sew 20's Sew Along Sew Geeky Sew In Tune Sew-a-bration of Womanhood Sew-vivor Sewing Tips Shirt Shorts Skirt Skort Sleep Sack Slings Slippers Snowflakes & Lace Sock Monkey Socks Stitching Suit Surprise Sweater sweatshirt Swimsuit swimwear T-shirt The Hearties The Sew Off Thrift shopping Tights Tips Tissue Case Toddler Top Top 12 of 2012 Top 5 of 2013 Top 5 of 2014 TOP 5 of 2015 top 5 of 2017 Top Stitchers Trousers TSNEM Tunic Tutorial Tutu underpants Underwear Upcycling Vest Videos Vintage waistbag Wallet When things go wrong WIP Women Wreath Year Wrap Up

Cose +

Cose +
Magazine de Costura em Poruguês