Hey friends! It's been awhile since I've posted! Life has gotten busy, with homeschooling, the craziness of having five kids (and a climbing toddler - oy!), and all the things of life. I meant to share this women's beanie pattern months ago, but blogging and sewing took a back seat to life. So I'm back … Continue reading FREE Women’s Beanie Hat Pattern
I've always been one of those moms who coordinates her kids' outfits. I love putting my boys all in plaid button downs or blazers. But I've never done any coordinating with them myself. Well this officially ends that! Enter Stacey at Boy, Oh Boy, Oh Boy Crafts and her super fun Match With Me series … Continue reading Match With Me: coordinating mother-son looks!
One of my goals for the summer is to sew more for myself, and the Shoreline Boatneck (affiliate link) from Blank Slate Patterns is just what my wardrobe needs. Especially one in floral! I've had this fabulous floral knit from JoAnn Fabrics in my stash for awhile. I used it ages ago on this top … Continue reading Floral Shoreline Boatneck
My friend Stacey at Boy, Oh Boy, Oh Boy asked me to join in on her Fashionable Type series - celebrating all kinds of typography in fashion. I had a few ideas right away, but with the Straight Lines and Angles series still in my head, I decided to go geometric again. I was inspired … Continue reading DIY geometric typography tee [a tutorial]
Have you been following along with Project Run and Play? If you aren't familiar with it, it's an online sewing/design competition for kids' clothing. It's super fun and introduces you to lots of fabulous kids' clothing designers/bloggers. Along with the competitors, they have a weekly Sew Along where those of us not part of the … Continue reading Stripes and Polka Dots – sewing along with PR&P
Awhile back, I was totally and completely shocked to wake up to an email telling me I had won a Silhouette SD from the Tatertots and Jello blog! These machines are amazing. They are cutting machines that cut... well, everything. I finally had the chance to give it a try. And I just might be in … Continue reading You Are My Sunshine
In the middle of KCWC, I decided to make a little something for myself. Something just a teeny bit fancier than my typical T-shirt. :) And no, do not adjust your screen... I really am that pasty white. I live in Wisconsin. I was freezing outside while I took this picture. This top is made … Continue reading Maternity Tank
I've said it before, and I'm sure I'll say it many times again... I'm a T-shirt kind of girl. Since I spend my days chasing my very active boys, I like to be comfy. Add into that my 27 week prego belly, and comfort is 100% necessary! (We have my three-year-old to thank for these … Continue reading Long Sleeved Maternity Tee!