Tag Archives: sewing for kids

Gracie May – Classic Dress

I tested the Classic Dress by Gracie May Designs, in a tunic length. Let’s get real for a second. This test was difficult for me. Not because of the design or the pattern or anything of that sort. That’s all … Continue reading

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Laurelette

I got to test out the cutest pattern!! I love it. I made two for Elle during testing. One for Danica for her school picture day. And sadly, none for River because I haven’t had the perfect fabric for her … Continue reading

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Ballerina Street Smart

The end of June, I had the opportunity to test the Street Smart Sweatshirt Collection for Little Kiwi’s Closet. I blogged about it here. Danica’s doesn’t fit as nicely as it did. She grew this summer. And since we’ve had … Continue reading

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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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Jack Skellington Underwear

I haven’t blogged in a million years. I have been sewing though. Not so much recently, because I’ve been busy with a newborn, but I did sew quite a bit in the summer. Danica is in love with Nightmare Before … Continue reading

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CraftingCon- Let’s Harry Potter All The Kids Clothes, Yo!

This post originally appeared on Friends Stitched Together on June 3, 2014. Hello CraftingCon Readers! I’m super excited to be here (you know, “here” in a virtual sense). I’m Laura, and you can find me blogging over at Manning The … Continue reading

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