Monthly Archives: September 2014

Winter is coming…. Do you have accessories?!

I think this might be my first time sewing since Jackson was born. Mel of Filles à Maman was awesome enough to let me be part of her most recent pattern testing. Mittens with or without a thumb, cowl with … Continue reading

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Sweaters of Summer

These might have been my favorite thing to sew this summer. I was part of Little Kiwi’s Closet testing group for the Street Smart Sweatshirt Collection. The pattern covers sizes from newborn to 12 years. There are lots of different … Continue reading

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Simple Seaside Shorties and Capris

This summer I was part of the testing group for Ruby & Jack’s Simple Seaside Shorties and Capris pattern. The pattern went through a second mini round of testing after the testing that I was part of. I think the … Continue reading

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Uptown/Downtown Pattern Testing

This summer I had the opportunity to test The Uptown/Downtown Dress for Sew Straight & Gather (formerly Terri Lin Designs). You can find the pattern here, and you can “like” Sew Straight & Gather on Facebook here. I made the … Continue reading

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15 Minute Nightgowns

I made River and Elle some really quick nightgowns. I used the free Ottobre tank top pattern, and mashed it up with design 24 from the Spring 1/2014 issue of Ottobre, in the same way I did with the Harry … Continue reading

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Wedding Dress

I made my cousin a wedding dress. She asked me two weeks before the wedding. It was stressful at all. Mmm mmm. Nope. Not even a little bit. Hear the sarcasm? I think it turned out alright. It definitely could … Continue reading

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Frozen Finger Puppets

Guys. Guys! Seriously!! My kids are Frozen obsessed. So when I saw Embroidery Super Deal was offering a FREE (not anymore, sorry) machine embroidery file for Ice Princess In The Hoop Finger Puppets on Craftsy, I knew the girls would … Continue reading

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Baby Sewing

Before Jackson was born, I decided to make a few little items for him. The moose embroidery design is part of Bunnycup Embroidery’s Forest Animal colection, which also comes in applique format. I put the design on a Carter’s brand … Continue reading

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Bebelambs Summer Sewing

I sewed up quite a bit of Bebelambs patterns this summer. CATHERINE EMME – in various styles HOPE FLOATS and KINLEY mash-up EMME and SUTTON mash-up (NOT my favorite thing I’ve made) LABRI and SUTTON mash-up BERKLEY … well, a … Continue reading

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Blue Bunny’s Hat

When River was a month old I bought her a little bunny lovely, that would affectionately, but not creatively, be named Blue Bunny. River LOVES her Blue Bunny. It’s obvious by his general appearance. I tried buying her a replacement … Continue reading

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