Children · Patterns · Project Run and Play

Stripes are Everywhere

So wondering where to take pictures for this week was making my head hurt. So we went for a walk through the nursery one evening, we come across this area of these trees with a beautiful canopy that we could take a walk under. To help stabilize the trees they use stakes to hold them… Continue reading Stripes are Everywhere

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Children · Patterns · Project Run and Play

Lake Day Fun!

Week 2 theme is Sew Your Stash, well this one was a hard one to decide on what to do for my final outfit. I went through three different looks before I settled on what I was going to use. Well I definitely used up some of my stash. Decided on using what my girls love… Continue reading Lake Day Fun!

Children · Patterns · Project Run and Play

Free Spirit Circus

Project Run and Play season 16 Week 1 Circus

Children · Patterns · Project Run and Play

Personal Style: A little bit country and a little bit of everything else.

It's very hard to say what my signature style is. I love everything, but mostly I have been loving the flowing in the wind type dresses and I have always loved chunky lace. So I made an outfit for each item for this week. Oh, and who doesn't love the look of white clothing. For… Continue reading Personal Style: A little bit country and a little bit of everything else.

Patterns · Womens

Top it off Tour: La Croix cross back top

This top, I need in all sleeve lengths!! Oh my goodness this is so comfortable. Winter Wear Designs is revamping the older patterns. This time it is the La Croix cross back top. I have been meaning to try this pattern, and what a perfect time to do it for a blog tour. I made… Continue reading Top it off Tour: La Croix cross back top

Children · Patterns · Project Run and Play

Jupiter Storm: Project Run and play

At first when I saw the theme for this week all I could think of was asteroids and shooting stars. I was wanting to think outside the box on this one. Talking it over with family and friends, we came across this beautiful, but yet scary looking storm on Jupiter. The colors just screamed out… Continue reading Jupiter Storm: Project Run and play

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Project Run and Play: Crafting a Story

Thinking about this theme, I had to really think of a childhood story book that I loved. Well there really wasn't. Even in early childhood you would catch me creating something. When we went to the library, bookstore you name it, I was in the arts and craft section of books. So I sat and… Continue reading Project Run and Play: Crafting a Story

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Project Run and Play: Seven wonders of the World

Over at Project Run and Play,  they are in Season 15 and this time I wanted to play along! This week it's about the Seven wonders of the World modern, or ancient. Well knowing more of the natural wonders, I had to look up what the wonders were. Trying to decide which one to do, I… Continue reading Project Run and Play: Seven wonders of the World

52 week challenge · Children · Patterns

Periwinkle from Petite Stitchery

I already have been spring sewing since after Christmas, and Periwinkle was on my list to make soon. What better way to welcome the blossoms on the tree and the warm sun with this lovely dress. From website listing: -This PDF Pattern is for sizes 2t-12 Periwinkle is a show stopping sundress. The slip on… Continue reading Periwinkle from Petite Stitchery

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Hip Hop into Spring

You start to feel it -- that warm sunshine kissing your skin, but then suddenly a cold breeze sweeps up your hair! Yes, I'm talking about flip-flop wearing, green grass, and blooming flowers kinda weather. SPRING!!! There's no better way to celebrate Spring's arrival than sewing up a romper! *Please visit all the stops on… Continue reading Hip Hop into Spring

52 week challenge · Children · Patterns · Womens

52 Week Sewing Challenge

One of the many Facebook groups I belong to, this one is going to challenge me. 52 week sewing challenge, they have certain themes per week or you can go rouge and sew something else. I will be adding the weeks as I go, hoping to have all 52 here when I'm done. Week 1:… Continue reading 52 Week Sewing Challenge

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Mommy and Me Christmas Scarves

*some links contain Affiliate links* As we come to the season of giving,  I thought about mommy and me looks that can be given as gifts as well. (think last minute stocking stuffers.) Things that are able to be made quickly so we can enjoy the time spent with our family. What makes an outfit… Continue reading Mommy and Me Christmas Scarves

Christmas · HTV Files

Floating Ornament

I made a few of these before as Christmas gifts, and everyone loved them. This time decided to make one using the Christmas HTV Designs from Winter Wear Designs. I don't have one of those fancy cutting machines YET!! When you download the designs, it comes with a jpeg file. So lets have some fun!! First… Continue reading Floating Ornament

Children · Patterns

Bow Detail on sleeve for Metropolitan Blouse and dress

A pinspiration again! Saw a cold shoulder sleeve detail on Pinterest, instantly thought about using the Metropolitan from Lil Luxe Collection. Go grab your copy of the Metro, and print out Picture Athe size you will need, adjust bodice if needed. To modify the sleeve for the gathering I added and 1" to the bottom and non… Continue reading Bow Detail on sleeve for Metropolitan Blouse and dress

Patterns · Uncategorized · Womens

Mama Adelyn: Petite Stitchery First Women’s Pattern

*Some links contain affiliate links* Affiliate link For the first time, Petite Stitchery has created their leading pattern for women, Mama Adelyn.  Adelyn Pointed Hem Tunic/ Dress OPTIONS -Short sleeve -Elbow Sleeve -Long sleeve -Simple Sleeve Hem First, I created my Mama Adelyn with this beautiful floral DBP from So Sew English. This is the Tunic length with… Continue reading Mama Adelyn: Petite Stitchery First Women’s Pattern

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Blog Tour: Button Up Top from Winter Wear Designs

Since we are in fall and the weather is getting cooler, going through my closet looking for things that I can wear I noticed I didn't have any of my flannels left. Either I didn't like the plaid any longer or that I just couldn't fit into them anymore. So I thought to myself well… Continue reading Blog Tour: Button Up Top from Winter Wear Designs

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Modern Belle Dress with a Twist

I have always loved the silhouette of the Modern Belle from Lil Luxe Collection. Lately when looking at the pattern,  I have thought this would be adorable to make a coat with this shape. So after cutting out the pattern and messing around with the pieces adding width, taking away length, and also adding some… Continue reading Modern Belle Dress with a Twist

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One Last Swimsuit before Fall

I just had to sew one last swimsuit for each of the girls before fall arrives, they are growing like weeds! My favorite swimsuit pattern of all time is Lil Luxe Collection Peach Beach Swim Set. Sweet Little details of sweetheart neckline turned into a bow,  for the two piece a high waist bottom. On the suit on… Continue reading One Last Swimsuit before Fall

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WREN from ModKid

Wren a new pattern just released by Modkid, From Listing ; Wren is a unique layered dress with a crop top overlay. The crop top makes the tank style dress code compliant for school! The pattern comes in 2t(toddlers) to 12 (girls/tween). Here is where you can find the pattern:https://www.etsy.com/listing/538167414/wren-tank-dress-and-crop-top-pdf?ref=shop_home_active_1 This is so perfect for the transition… Continue reading WREN from ModKid