It may be winter, but the results from our ruffles and rosettes challenge will make you feel like you’re in the heart of spring! Read along as new techniques and tools are taken to children’s clothes. “Mommy and me” projects like embellishing tights in playful hues to beat the winter blues are also featured. To warm up, learn how to alter coats and jackets in a variety of ways, including: stenciling on leather, embroidering 3-D flowers, and altering a military-style jacket. This winter, cozy up with Altered Couture.