Glitter Dress

Be it February, we miiight be a bit behind on the making and blogging. January went by with lots of doctor visits for both my daughter and husband who took turns each week getting sick. Thankfully, I came out the other side unscathed! Christmas is a special time for our family as with most. The... Continue Reading →


Toddler Undies

What's better than a potty trained toddler? Free undies for said toddler! I got the Made it Patterns Play Pants pattern for free and had it stashed for the time I would need it. My toddler graduated to level 3 of the Oh Crap Potty Training book (highly highly recommended if you are looking for... Continue Reading →

2017 Year in Review

2017 was the year of pants! I made 9 pairs of pants between my daughter, husband, niece, and myself. There were six dresses, all but one were for a two year old 😉 .. what can I say, I love having a girl to dress up! I also made some tops, a jacket, swim rash... Continue Reading →

Fit for a (Military) Ball

One of my neighbors contacted me a couple weeks ago, one Saturday afternoon. She asked me if I could make her a custom dress by Wednesday! At first I was thinking... I am not sure if that's possible given my other obligations at home. But she wanted something simple that fit her, was maxi length... Continue Reading →

School Bench

Recently, I had the opportunity to work with Little Oaks Montessori owner, Dr. Heather Abott. She is well versed in child psychology, which makes her a great person to open up a Montessori. She wanted the new school to be inviting. She asked if I could make comfy a little bench cushion made for the... Continue Reading →

Flowery Blue Virginia Dress

My third pattern test has come to completion! A new pattern Virginia Tunic/Dress by Frocks and Frolics was released today. PS - there is a 25% coupon code for this weekend, in the Facebook group once you join. The pattern comes in tunic and dress length, has a unique yoke and can be embellished with... Continue Reading →

Fuzzy Like a Bear Tiger Hoodie

Making Lilli's coats and jackets for the winter are perfect because she uses them so much, I feel like it is worth the time I spend making it. Does anyone else feel like that? I needed to make a fall jacket for her and had just the right pattern. The Tiger Hoodie by Puperita. Annalisa runs... Continue Reading →

Flowy Tiny Pocket Tank

This week has been crazy. So here I am on Friday thinking I haven't written about this tank top I made. Shall we rectify that now? Yes, yes! I had gotten this fabric in the remnants section at Joann's. I always always stop there. Most of the time I find great pieces for just a... Continue Reading →

Easy Peasy Pirate PJs

Pattern for Pirates just released these unisex PJs which includes both youth and adult sizes from 3M to 3X. These PJs are very easy and fast to sew up. Did I mention it is FREE! They had an Top Tester competition that I took part in last week. This was my second pattern testing and... Continue Reading →

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