children’s clothing

Emmie’s New Coat

So I wish I was kidding, but I literally started this project January of 2014. (as my instagram account can attest) Thankfully I made it too big for Emmie, because it still fits her well, especially considering how much she has grown this year. I got it 80% done, but then ran out of steam…

Middle School Dance

Emmie had a middle school dance to go to tonight, and it was semi formal in its dress code, so I got lucky and got to make her a new dress! (the pictures were taken at night in our apartment building lobby, so they aren’t great) Emmie was really excited about this fabric, (we got…

2014’s Resolutions, How Did I Do?

    Hello! Are you so excited about it being 2015? I am looking forward to so much of what’s ahead, but before I get too far ahead of myself, I thought I would look back at my resolutions from last year and give myself a grade for how well I did! Since there is…

Breeze Top Pattern Tour

I’m excited to be on the Breeze Top pattern tour; I first “met” Shannon of Little Kids Grow through Project Run and Play’s sew-a-longs and have always been impressed by her style, and love of her family – so I was really excited when she contacted me about participating in introducing her new pattern for Peaches…

Guest Post {Project Run And Play}

I’m over at Project Run and Play today sharing a dress I made, and a shoe knock off tutorial, for liZ and Elizabeth’s Flashback May series. I am going to be uploading the bodice pattern for the dress here, as soon as I can get Paul to digitize it for me (it will only be…

Roman Costume Flashback

    So today, I have sort of a funny/weird post; earlier I was going through pictures so that I could edit them for a guest post I am doing, and I came across some pictures from last year that I never posted. Emmie had a Social Studies class, that for their end of year…

How’s it going?

I keep putting off posting anything new, a. because I don’t want to overwhelm poor Paul while he is fiddling with the new design, and b. because I am currently still a little intimidated by the new WP format and figuring out how to do a post with pictures and links etc. so sorry if…

Tween Guest Post {brought home}

I am so excited to be here today, as tween sewing is one of my greatest passions! (Thanks Sally and Major Moma for having me!)  I have a total soapbox that I like to get on to complain about clothing companies not making things that are age appropriate for older kids by either having them…