Monthly Archives: March 2014

Tip Of The Day

I’m working on a dress right now. No sneak peeks, it’s for a pattern test. But I can say that the skirt has knife pleats, that can be topstitched down if the fabric used doesn’t hold a pleat well. I’m … Continue reading

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Ellie Inspired – Nonie’s Baby Dress PDF pattern released.

Click here for more pictures from my test and a little write up. I had so much fun testing the Nonie’s Baby dress from Ellie Inspired. You can read all about it by clicking above. And guess what?! Nonie’s Baby … Continue reading

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A reveal – FINALLY

Ok. I’ve learned something about myself in the last week or so. I have a really really really hard time not sharing pictures of my kiddos, especially in something I made for them. Today is the day. I can finally … Continue reading

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Make It & Love It – Linky

Make It & Love It is an awesome blog. Go follow. Seriously. You won’t regret it. I just found the cutest tutorial for interchangeable bow tie onesies with attached suspenders over on Ashley’s blog. Yeah! My Jackson NEEDS me to … Continue reading

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Ugh. Cleaning.

Today is a boring “sewing” day, in the sense that there is no sewing happening today. Today is a cleaning up the sewing room day. I somehow always manage to make a gigantic mess when I’m in the sewing process. … Continue reading

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Pattern Storage Dreams

Last night I posted about Kijiji Finds. Within, I stated that it was my dream to own a pattern filing cabinet. DREAM REALIZED My husband and his best friend just picked it up from me. Fabricland is no longer carrying … Continue reading

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Kijiji Finds

Let’s talk Kijiji for one second. I have found some amazing sewing finds on Kijiji in the past. Last year, I found HUNDREDS of vintage sewing patterns for FREE! Free, people! Hundreds of them. I don’t even know where to … Continue reading

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Bring on the BOY sewing

It looks like this mama-to-be needs to add some boy patterns to her collection. A boy. After three girls. What am I going to do….. EDIT TO ADD: March 22/14 I’ve started a Pinterest Board so I can keep track … Continue reading

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Rose’s Skirt – Filles à Maman – The pattern and a discount

Mélanie of Filles à Maman has completed tweaking the pattern and instructions for the AWESOME Rose’s Skirt. The pattern is up on her Etsy shop now. Go grab yourself a copy! Click here to be taken directly to the Rose’s … Continue reading

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Secret Talent

This is my secret hidden talent. I can fold tissue patterns back up exactly how they came in the package. It comes in super handy when I borrow sewing books from the library that come with tissue patterns, like the … Continue reading

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