FREE! LIVE Sewing Classes!

Have you always wanted to sew but just not quite sure how to get started? Live in an area where there are no in-person sewing classes nearby, or in a life stage where getting out of the house to attend a class is *impossible*? Next week, my friend Ti at Simply By Ti will be… Continue reading FREE! LIVE Sewing Classes!

children, sewing

My first German pattern!

I finally took the plunge and made my very first German pattern! I've been seeing so many amazing German patterns floating around the web lately and knew I had to overcome all fears and get my feet wet with them. About the Fabric Firstly, I received this gorgeous unicorn fabric, panel and coordinates from It's… Continue reading My first German pattern!

sewing, women

These are a few of my Favorite (sewing) Things

Welcome to Day 29 of the My Favorite (Sewing) Things Tour hosted by Sewing by Ti! I had a hard time deciding which favorites I would use for this tour! Even though children's wear is my first love, I decided that, since this is the year of sewing for me -- and because this tour… Continue reading These are a few of my Favorite (sewing) Things

Accessories, children, sewing

Back to School Blog Tour with Pickle Toes AND Giveaway!

Can you believe school starts in less than a month??! Well -- for those of you living in Virginia and most of the USA, that is! (Completely unrelated aside: I remember growing up in Australia and being *super* confused during the movie Grease, when the students would return to school immediately after Christmas - in… Continue reading Back to School Blog Tour with Pickle Toes AND Giveaway!

children, sewing

Boo! Designs Skater Dress – Wonder Woman

*This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on them. Will the love for the Boo! Designs Skater Dress* ever cease? (See some of what I've made already here and here.) I had no intentions to actually make a Wonder Woman costume for my daughter, but a few months ago… Continue reading Boo! Designs Skater Dress – Wonder Woman

children, sewing

Duchess & Hare Blog Tour & Giveaway!

Welcome to Day 2 of the Duchess & Hare Blog Tour! I don't know about you, but I tend to shy away from sewing patterns from designers I've never heard of. So, when Bernadette (of Duchess & Hare) requested bloggers to join her tour, I hesitated. A quick scour of the Pattern Review group, however, revealed… Continue reading Duchess & Hare Blog Tour & Giveaway!

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Dress Up This Town – Emma Dress

Welcome to today's stop on Sewing By Ti's, "Dress Up This Town" blog tour! I'm excited to share my labors of love with you today! (We also have a giveaway going too! See the rafflecopter at the end of my post!) When Ti announced this tour last month, I figured I would sign up, use… Continue reading Dress Up This Town – Emma Dress