sewing

Friday Favorites

1.  paint and embroidery combined  2.  circle skirt tutorial  3.  kids stitch sampler  4. sippy cup leash Time for another round of Friday favorites! Here’s what I’ve found in the blogosphere this week: An awesome way to channel and preserve your kids (or your own!) artistic abilities through the combined media of embroidery and painting. A great […]

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Friday Favorites

1.  dollhouse drawers   2.  tin can cover  3.  chalkboard tablecloth  4. baby jean skirt tutorial There are just too many great ideas in the blog world! At least I know I’ll never be without a project–let’s just hope I’ll never be unable to make them! Here are my favorites of the week: the dollhouse […]

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Ready to Jump

Yesterday I managed to finish the pockets… and sew on the buttons and buttonholes… and today it’s all hemmed up… and ready for play! Okay, so it’s really not all as easy as that–I did most of my sewing during naps and while my husband was off yesterday, and I hardly got anything done last […]

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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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Kid’s Clothes Week Challenge

 I may be crazy for saying this, but I’m going to give Elsie Marley’s Kid’s Clothes Week Challenge a go.  The challenge is to work one hour each day on making clothes for your kiddos during the week of September 20-26. I’m usually able to find at least an hour a day to work on […]

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