children, sewing

Peony Patterns Lantana {Release}

I took some time over the last few weeks to test the latest dress pattern from Peony Patterns, Lantana. My plan was to make a Christmas themed dress after making this test sample, but unfortunately my sewing machine had a few visits to the hospital, so the Christmas version will have to wait! Lantana is… Continue reading Peony Patterns Lantana {Release}

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Peony Patterns Banksia Dress {for Minerva}

In my effort to use up every last scrap, I couldn't go past creating a Peony Patterns Banksia Dress for my youngest, after making the Sage Dress for her older sister! How much fun are these tags?! Juno Design USA sent these reversible heart labels to me - they fit perfectly inside a side seam… Continue reading Peony Patterns Banksia Dress {for Minerva}

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Get a FREE All About Homophones book!

This year we're using All About Homophones for the first time! This is an activity book that dovetails perfectly into All About Spelling and helps kids reinforce correct homophone usage. For the first time ever (that I've seen!), All About Learning is offering a FREE copy of their All About Homophones paperback book with any… Continue reading Get a FREE All About Homophones book!

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Peony Patterns Sage Dress {for Minerva}

Minerva sent me a couple of meters of this gorgeous John Kaldor Lizzano Cotton Sateen in a purple floral ("Blossom") and I knew it would be perfect as a Sage dress for my eldest daughter! Sage is one of the newest dresses from Peony Patterns, but I didn't have time to test it before it… Continue reading Peony Patterns Sage Dress {for Minerva}

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All About Reading – Free Shipping til Sunday!

Friends! I'm so excited to share this special promotional deal from All About Learning! Until Sunday October 3, you can get free shipping on your order! We've been using All About Spelling and All About Reading for many years now and my kids just love it! Ordering directly through their company means you get a… Continue reading All About Reading – Free Shipping til Sunday!

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Boys Camo Jacket, Shirts & Pants {for FabricMart}

I'm featured on the FabricMart blog today! My seven year old son doesn't get a whole lot of sewing love, so when I saw camo Ripstop available at Fabric Mart, I KNEW I had to make him a jacket! With my $50 budget and Fabric Mart's stellar prices, I still had room to add a… Continue reading Boys Camo Jacket, Shirts & Pants {for FabricMart}

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Jalie Bonnie Romper + Wolf & Rabbit Plants Preorder {closes tonight!}

Ahh, this week has been so busy, I totally spaced on sharing about the latest preorder from Wolf & Rabbit Fabrics! This round is available on organic Euro Cotton Lycra and includes hand painted plants, stripes, beetles, rainbows and beautiful florals! There are so many designs in this collection that I want to have! Wolf… Continue reading Jalie Bonnie Romper + Wolf & Rabbit Plants Preorder {closes tonight!}