clothing

Let the Sewing Frenzy Begin!

The Kid’s Clothes Week Challenge has officially begun! Here’s a sneak peak at what I started last night: I’m working on some girls jumpers following Ikat Bag’s winter jumper pattern and tutorial. I found this cute corduroy print at JoAnn’s that’s just perfect for fall–the hardest part was picking out buttons to match (I never […]

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Birthday Girl and Keeping Life Simple

Our little girl turned two last weekend and we celebrated with a party! Eleanor was very specific in requesting a pinata for the festivities (and cake and presents). I spotted this adorable number two at the grocery store (thanks for picking it up for us Gran and Papa!) and just had to get a picture […]

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Pinwheel Dress

Along with all of the sewing I’ve been doing for the baby, I’ve wanted to sew some dresses for Eleanor, too. Well, I finally got one done yesterday from a pillowcase I found at the thrift store for about a dollar. I loved the print and thought I would make a traditional pillowcase dress out […]

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Itty Bitty Baby Dress

Recognize this fabric? It’s a thrifted sheet, that I used to make this dress… and now I’ve made another! This one is for the baby-to-be (in just a few weeks). I’d seen the free pattern by Rae, of Made by Rae, and had it bookmarked on my to-do list for the longest time. Well, I […]

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