Stylo Magazine: Issue 1- in your lap

stylo magazine

Have you seen Stylo magazine yet? It released earlier this week. It’s free, and it’s fullll of kids fashion inspiration. There were many friend blogger hands involved in making it happen – and among them, faces that are new to me and I can’t wait to see more of.I read it from cover to cover […]

Sew Fab: Ethan Shirt & Fancy Pants Leggings!


  Do you ever have one of those weeks where you have 391,602 things to do but you can’t stop thinking about sewing something completely extraneous and weather-inappropriate?  That was me last week. I had the Ethan Shirt from Sis Boom Patterns and the Fancy Pants Leggings from Titchy Threads, AND I had this great […]

Sewing for Kindergarten


Today I’m up for Sewing for Kindergarten, a series run by Mie from Sewing like Mad.  When she first announced it a few months ago, I was really excited to join in even though my daughter has to wear uniforms to school.  It’s hard to get motivated to sew for kids wearing uniforms all day […]

KCW Day 2: Protect the Innocence of Your Eyes


For KCW today, I offer you two knit skirts with built-in chastity shorts (I’ve mentioned here before that I refuse to say “skort” and that decree is still very much in effect).  They are a necessary clothing item for any trapeze artist wanting to keep her unmentionables unmentioned. The stripey skirt is version 1, dots […]

Kids Clothes Belgian Style!

Today I’m over at Straightgrain, where the amazing An is encouraging us all to discover Belgian kids style (and it is definitely worth discovering)!   I discovered An’s blog sometime last summer or fall and loved her style and aesthetic.  I sewed up her bubble dress for KCWC, remember this?   If you liked it […]

Ballet Dress: A Free Pattern + Tutorial

  Hi there readers! I feel like I should re-introduce myself after that crazy long blog break.  (it’s me, Adrianna.)  It was a good break though, with birthdays and holidays and visitors and vacations.  But now I’m ready to do some sewing and blogging again so I thought I’d kick off 2013 with a new […]