• Caroline Party Dress and Cousu Trousers patterns
Caroline Party Dress and Cousu Trousers patterns

Vintage May :: Victory Headscarf

Greetings!  I’m over the moon that Jessica from Craftiness Is Not Optional (CINO) and Kristin from Skirt As Top invited me to participate in Vintage May this season!  The precept for Vintage May is pretty open: sew something vintage inspired.  I’ve always been really drawn to 1940’s style, so I went with that! Specifically, I wanted to […]

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Top Stitchers Challenge

I took a little break from working on my Moto Jacket pattern to participate in a fun event – Top Stitchers!  This is the brain child of Becca Duval of Free Notion, and pairs competitors up to meet challenges in different categories. I was assigned the category of pioneer, and as such I was tasked […]

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Mouse House Creations for STYLO Issue 4

Mouse House Creations STYLO

Hooray!!  STYLO Edition 4 is here!  I’ve been dying to be able to share this behind the scenes look from Mouse House Creations! The theme of this edition is STYLO no.04: HIGH FRUCTOSE, so everything revolves around bright citrus-y colors.  Hayley’s concept was to sew a collection of white and gray clothing and then set the kids loose […]

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Moto Jacket Pattern

I’ve been working on drafting and writing the tutorial for what will be my next pattern – The Moto Jacket!! This one will be in a smaller size range, and will be unisex!  The original was made using salvaged leather from my sofa, but it will be written to work with denim, twill, canvas, etc. […]

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Friday Fiver!

If you haven’t heard of Friday Fiver at Crafterhours, then you definitely need to go check it out ASAP! Today, I have a pattern featured as a Friday Fiver – go check out the post on Crafterhours to learn which pattern it is and how to buy it!

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Color Me Fabric Tour :: Verona Dress

I have been so excited to write this post about Hayley from Welcome to the Mouse House‘s new Color Me fabric line! As soon as we received the fabrics, Arden set straight to work coloring the princesses, ballerinas, hearts, unicorns, cats and castles!  Basically every single thing that Arden or any other little girl would […]

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Alley Cat Romper

I’ve had this Alley Cat Romper completed for about six weeks now, but only just had the chance to photograph Hadley in it!  Jessica of Lil Luxe Collection has a winner with this pattern. I am such a fan of rompers in general, and this one just screams comfort!  Hadley slept in this the first […]

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ruched leggings free add-on to Dressage Leggings by Jennuine Design

Free PDF Tutorial :: Ruched Leggings

I’m excited to share this collaboration with you!  Kim of Kimmie Sew Crazy and I have been working to bring you a free PDF tutorial for ruched leggings as an add-on to my Dressage Leggings. They work equally well with the basic legging pattern as with the riding style with panels. You’ve already seen the […]

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Kids Clothes Week :: Day 5

I am on fire this Kids Clothes Week season! {pats self on back} Yup, I printed, cut, sewed, AND photographed these all today.  Mind you, they’re just leggings, and it’s a pattern with which I’m intimately familiar – the basic version of my Dressage Leggings. But if you look closely, these have a fun twist! […]

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