mauve floral kensington dress

lavender floral kensington dress

If ever I could literally, physically, swoon over a fabric, it would probably be this one. Double brushed jersey knit is the stuff of dreams, peeps. The hand is incredible, and it's buttery soft and so easy to sew with! I am almost regretting sewing something for Sadie out of it instead of being selfish and either hoarding it or sleeping with it … [Read more...]

blush rose kensington dress

peachy coral kensington dress

Another sweet little dress for the Sadester! I'm loving the Kensington dress pattern-it's the perfect little knit dress...I have plans for about a bajillion more of these. ha! I sewed this one up for Sadie in this lovely blush double knit, which has a gorgeous pattern to it. Love it. I widened the skirt panels and pleated them-eyeballed the … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

vintage floral kensington dress

vintage floral kensington dress

I was looking over at my fabric the other day while nursing Jack at my computer (as one does....amiright?), and noticed this fabric poking out of a pile. I had thrifted it last year-it's a lovely vintage slinky knit that has one of the most unique prints I've seen! Sadie and I couldn't figure out if the design is of mushrooms, hats, birds, or all … [Read more...]

plus sign boy quilt

plus sign boy quilt

  Finally posting  baby boy's quilt, even though it's been made for quite some time...lol. I'm just running behind in all aspects of life this pregnancy! Mainly blogging though! Hoping I get back into a more regular posting mode after baby comes. (t-minus 9 days!) I am busy getting the kids room posts ready so I can't wait to share them … [Read more...]

playtime quilt (& giveaway!)

playtime quilt

While I was working on the big room switcharoo, I realized Ava would need a new quilt for her toddler bed. Reasons being: her old quilt didn't quite match the vibe I was going for, and also it's her lovey and she drags it EVERYWHERE. So it's kinda dingy now. But well loved! I bought a bench with storage for all their smallish quilts and blankets, … [Read more...]

pink velvet kitty pillow

pink velvet kitty pillow

So with baby boy on the way there's been a big shifting of the rooms in our house...my sewing room moved to Ava's old room (the nursery), and we moved the girls into my old sewing room. It's the largest bedroom besides our master, but we had to have the sliding door changed to a window first. We're making progress on the room-it's almost done and I … [Read more...]