Baby Announcements – and a Giveaway! [Giveaway Closed]

Larke Announcement

It’s been a little over two months since our family expanded. I’d already put together our announcements and was ready to post about them when the site I’d used to printed them contacted *us* about doing a giveaway. So… this is the easiest giveaway post I’ve ever written, since I was going to share them […]

Hey June: Edelweiss Giveaway and Special Guest Craftiness is not Optional {giveaway closed}

  I promised a giveaway or two at the beginning of the week, and here it is!  You can enter to win your very own copy of the Edelweiss Dress just by commenting below and telling us what you’d do with the pattern.  It can be anything from who you’d sew it for to what […]

Skirt-A-Day Sewing: Hitting Bookstores Soon! + A GIVEAWAY! [Giveaway Closed]

In one of those right-place-at-the-right-time moments a few weeks ago, I saw on Twitter that a new book, Skirt-A-Day Sewing (affiliate link) by Nicole Smith is coming out in July. I don’t spend a whole lot of time on Twitter, so the fact that I saw this just in time reach out to the publisher to […]

The Aegean Swim Cover: A New Pattern

Ok you guys, after three long years, I am pleased to present The Aegean Swim Cover! When I made these simple beach cover ups with towels way back in the summer of twenty oh ten, I had no idea that three years later they would still be one of our most popular posts and one […]

Fabric Fabric FAAAAABRIC Giveaway!

Who doesn’t love a chance to play a fun matching game AND maybe win an amazing fabric collection? If you see a similar post on several other of your fave sewing blogs today, it’s because it’s a happy conspiracy. (Is there a different word for that? A conspiracy that isn’t a bad thing? Not enough […]

Downtown Tape Giveaway! {giveaway closed}

  I think you’d be pretty hard pressed to find a crafty person these days who doesn’t love washi tape.  I’m not even a crafter but I love it.  Actually, I think it’s the perfect product for a non-crafter because you can tear it off, stick it on, and voila: instant cuteness!!  I love stuff […]