Cute little knit dress

Red Dress pattern

My oldest daughter just turned nine and is less enthusiastic about her mom making her anything. Not because she doesn’t like the clothes. But just because her mom made them. She’s ahead of her time. Yesterday I tortured her with a new dress. Poor girl. Pattern: Red Dress by Amelie Clothing - this is a PDF

Celestial Tee


I had the pleasure of sewing the Celestial Tee by Figgy’s for the Perfect Pattern Parcel tour! In my daughter’s words “ooh, I like it!” Pattern: Celestial Tee by Figgy’s. Available HERE in a bundle right now. Size: Size 8/9 Fit: The fit is really well. My daughter has a smaller chest measurement than the

Adorable layered ruffle dress for Easter


Less than one week until Easter but I’m making dresses still, of course! It wouldn’t be a holiday without last minute sewing involved! I whipped up this cute Darling Daisy Dress for my 5 year old daughter and she was so excited when I let her wear it as soon as it was done. She’ll

DIY family shoe storage solutions


If you’ve got more than one person in your family you have likely tried to answer the “where should we put the shoes” question. It’s easiest if they’re stored near the door so everyone doesn’t track their shoes all over the house but is a giant rubbermaid tub or some elaborate built-in you only option?

The best DIY wallet tutorials


Ready to sew a wallet or coin purse? These DIY wallet tutorials will show you how to make the wallet you’ll love! 16 tutorials and adding more soon! iPhone wallet TGIFF wallet in a snap kids wallet bi-fold wallet pixie hexie wallet boys wallet organizer wallet leather iPhone wallet leather card holder zippy wallet passport

Organizing recipes


On our gluten free journey I’ve begun collecting new recipes and trying them out here and there. Eating meals is pretty easy when it comes to being gluten free. The things we used to eat for dinner are gluten free naturally so there hasn’t been a big shock there. But it’s the baked goods and

Simple leather tablet case tutorial


This post is part of the Home Sewn Series at    Chances are you own a tablet of some sort. Whether it’s an iPad or a Kindle Fire or some other tablet. And chances are you take it with you places by throwing it into your handbag. If you’ve got 15 minutes you can

Win $100 worth of fabric!


The Just Add Jeans bundle and tour are over, but don’t be sad! You can pick up all 4 patterns individually in our respective shops if you’ve been waiting. Find the Wildflower at Blank Slate Patterns, the Daytripper at Shwin Designs, the Parisian at Go To Patterns and the City Girl Frock at see kate