grey quilted skater dress

grey quilted skater dress

 I've had this fabulous grey quilted fabric in my stash for awhile-the plans were to make a cardigan out of it originally, but then I couldn't stop picturing a cute little skater dress, so in the end that won out! and I love it! It's super cozy and simple! I knew I needed to use the skater dress pattern because I didn't want to gather the … [Read more...]

cap sleeve floral swingy dress

cap sleeve floral swingy dress

Sadie is of course...growing out of all her dresses. this seems to be a constant thing in our house! So I whipped up two the other day, and I have more I want to make too! I'm feeling my sewing mojo slowly coming back! I made it with some swingy rayon from fabric.com that looks like it's out of stock! bummer! It was super tricky to sew with … [Read more...]

EXTRA special Valentines with free printable!

EXTRA special Valentines with free printable!

One more valentine! I actually created this one in 2015 but never uploaded it, but better late than never, eh? I found the extra gums at our dollar store, so it's the perfect last minute valentine-although maybe better suited for your gal pals or older kids!   CLICK HERE for the free printable! Just glue or tape a small pack of extra gum … [Read more...]

airplane valentine with FREE printables!

airplane valentine with FREE printables!

Another valentine for you all! I found these adorable foam heart airplanes on Amazon (where else!?) (affiliate link<--) and HAD to get them for Charlotte and Ava to hand out! Of course, I had to whip up a free printable for you all to use! I added the cute little airplane to the back so people would hopefully get the hint as to what they are, … [Read more...]

OH snap! camera valentines! (and free printable!)

cutie pie camera valentines!

I know, I know, this is NOT helpful for this year's Valentines! haha! oops. I have a long time love of making Valentine printables for the blog, and I had to put this up here even if it'll be useful for next year! I found these adorable viewfinder camera toys on Amazon (affiliate link), and HAD to order them! They were fairly inexpensive-for … [Read more...]

easy globe makeover

easy globe makeover

  I've been making over a few of my globes lately, and this one is the latest! I'll add a pic at the bottom of my Death Star! It's awesome if I do say so myself. ;) I started with this one-love the size and that it's made of metal, but the colors weren't really blending in with my new decor. (I've been redecorating the past 7 months or … [Read more...]

Sadie’s My Neighbor Totoro birthday party

Sadie's My Neighbor Totoro birthday party

  If you've never seen the adorable movie, My Neighbor Totoro, do yourself a favor and watch it! It's been a family favorite for years, and the girls love watching it at my grandma's house-it's a special treat for them! Sadie chose it for her birthday theme this year and I was SUPER excited to dive into planning and crafting! (affiliate … [Read more...]

Pat Bravo Heartland fabric tour & little britches pants

Heartland little britches pants

I love this new collection by Pat Bravo-called Heartland! It's full of gorgeous prints and colors, and when they asked me to be on her fabric tour, I couldn't say no! I chose to make our little Jack Jack some adorable leggings-the Happy Buns Britches pattern! I sewed up the 6 month size and it fits my little cutie just right! I want to whip up … [Read more...]

sadies baptism dress

sadies baptism dress

Sadie recently turned eight and chose to be baptized (we're LDS), and therefore needed a white dress, which is tradition! She didn't really have anything in mind, but we decided on lace being a part of the dress. I settled on the Mori dress pattern, which Heidi sent to me awhile ago and I've been wanting to sew up ever since! I used this poplin, … [Read more...]

boardwalk delight dress

boardwalk delight dress!

I'm so excited to be a part of the blog tour for Dana's new fabric line-Boardwalk Delight! She has a knack for making bright and cheerful creations and this fabric is no different! She is such a sweetheart too-I roomed with her and Kate last year at SNAP and we had a blast! She can shake it on the dance floor too and has got karaoke SKILLZ. … [Read more...]