Easy Summer Dress

I’m trying to remember, but I’m pretty sure this is the first time I’ve made a pillowcase dress.  It’s the perfect beginner project, but somehow I skipped over it.  Better late than never, I guess! This one has an extra wide sash at the top and a fun ruffle at the bottom. And I made […]

It IS a thing!

Wow, I had no idea there were such strong opinions about the exposed zipper!  I couldn’t believe how many people spoke up against it.  It seems there’s a pretty even divide between the people who love it and those who hated it.  Good thing I didn’t bring up my anti-breastfeeding agenda (KIDDING!!!) Anyway, I realize […]

A Matching Skirt

If you read my guest post over at Craftiness is not Optional, you saw that I promised to show you a matching skirt for this shirt: Well, here it is! A fun twirly skirt for a twirly girl. It’s a full circle with a simple waistband. But instead of putting elastic in the back, I […]

Easter Birthday Dresses

Last year I made my girls coordinating dresses at about this time. M’s birthday seems like a good time to make some spring/summer dresses that’ll be multi-purpose. This year M’s birthday fell the day before Easter, which I thought was even more cool because her dad was born on Easter Sunday. Thus her celebration for […]

AMH Easter Dresses

I’ve seen so many gorgeous Easter dresses this week!  It’s the best time of year to be a blog-reader sewing for little girls :)    Here’s what I came up with.  Just simple sundresses with ruffle sleeves.  I let the gorgeous AMH print do the heavy lifting. Little sister’s has bloomers (made with a slightly […]

What Would You Make with Lil Blue Boo

Hi Lil Blue Boo fans!!  If you’re new here, welcome!  I was super giddy and very honored when Ashley invited me to participate in What Would You Make.   So, after a bit of jumping up and down and cheering, I waited somewhat patiently for my mystery fabric to arrive.  When I finally received it, […]