accessories, sewing

Swoon Heidi Foldover Wristlet Purses

I've been a fan of Swoon bags* for a while now and I actually started making one a few years ago with a friend but never got around to finishing it! Eventually I'll get back to it, but in the meantime I'm sewing all the *other* things haha. I don't usually give gifts to my… Continue reading Swoon Heidi Foldover Wristlet Purses

children, sewing

Yellow Oliver + S Seashore Dress

I made this little dress and bloomer set for my friend Sarah, whose baby girl is due in August. I added ruffles to the bloomers, because who doesn’t love a ruffle butt on a baby girl? ;-). I picked up the yellow fabric from the remnant table at Joann’s a few weeks ago. I had… Continue reading Yellow Oliver + S Seashore Dress

children, sewing

Oliver + S Icecream Blouse – Hello Kitty

(Originally published on BurdaStyle, February 28, 2014) Made another Oliver+S icecream blouse, this time as a birthday present for one of my daughter’s little friends :). These are so easy to whip up, don’t use much fabric, and make a great gift, in my opinion! Material Notes cotton -hello kitty ( / joann) – I… Continue reading Oliver + S Icecream Blouse – Hello Kitty

children, sewing

Oliver + S Seashore Dress

(Originally published on BurdaStyle February 28, 2014) I made this Oliver+S Seashore Dress in 6-12M for a friend’s baby shower recently. I was put on a spending freeze by my hubby (lol), so shopped from my stash and opted for this fabric. I had just enough! Unfortunately I then went and carelessly clipped the front… Continue reading Oliver + S Seashore Dress