Unisex sewing patterns for kids!

New sewing patterns out! Get the sale while it's available!

Pattern Anthology is back with our 5th sewing pattern collection! This collection is all about unisex sewing patterns for kids. BUT WAIT! There’s some surprises in store as well! We’ve got 3 different buying options! We are so excited about the addition of our e-book to the collection. We’ve put together 8 fun patterns and

Ojai Wrap – giveaway

Casual Lady and Ojai Wrap

This Mother’s Day was very special for me. My own mother was able to fly here for the week so I got to spend the whole day with her! Yay for moms! I surprised my mom with an Ojai Wrap and Casual Lady Dress. Sewing clothes for someone else can be tricky but these two

Parisian inspiration


I’ve been seeing so many wonderful Parisian tops around blogs, facebook and instagram! Are you ready to get inspired? Could these peter pan collars be any cuter? If you’re looking for a sewing pattern for women (and older girls) with a peter pan collar that works with knit fabric then this is for you! I’m



This was one of the first Parisian’s I made! Love it! Pattern: Parisian Top (designed by me, available here) Fabric: Sweater knit from Girl Charlee Size: Medium The sleeves are gathered, adding a bit of a feminine touch. The peter pan collar is my favorite feature.Available at Go To Patterns. Want to join us for

Parisian Top sew along


Are you ready to sew a Parisian¬†for yourself? I’m doing a video sew along! Everyone is raving about the peter pan collar, gathered sleeves and the overall cuteness. Are you planning to sew one? If you need help putting the pattern together, cutting or sewing then this video tutorial is for you! Parisian Top sew

New Pattern! The Belinda Dress is now for sale!

Belinda Dress sewing pattern

Today I released a new sewing pattern at GoToPatterns! The Belinda Dress is one of my favorites so far! It’s what I call “casual comfort”. My 5 year old has been wearing all of her Belinda Dresses non-stop, even to bed. That’s a win!

Elementary Style

holly trousers (9 of 14)

Making and sewing DIY clothes and accessories for school aged kids can be tricky. Most are no longer interested in frilly dresses with  novelty prints. Choosing fabric and patterns can be tough and sometimes you sew for hours only to have a less than enthusiastic recipient. You can see my Top 10 Tips for Cho0sing

Go Green for the holidays! Fabric Gift Bag pattern & tutorial


Fabric gift bags are quick and easy to make. These “Go To” Gift Bags are unlined (one less step!) but have french seams so the inside looks clean and professional! There is a small, medium, and large size gift bag pattern and tutorial as well as a wine bag pattern and tutorial and felt gift card tutorial. Sewing your gift wrap!!