One day my little Sweet Pea will cringe at the idea of wearing the same shirt as her Mommy but fortunately we aren't there yet. For now I get to use up some scraps and create adorable outfits. Several weeks ago I made a Sinclair Patterns Sofia Sweater that Sweet Pea loved because the fabric … Continue reading Mommy and Me Shawl Collar Sweaters for the Holidays
Welcome to my stop on Ti's My Favorite Things blog tour! If you're a regular reader of my blog you can probably guess one of my favorite things to sew. Do you have guess in mind? Are you ready to see if you're right? If you guessed 'super adorable Mommy and Me shirts' you were … Continue reading Some of my Favorite Things
A sewing group that I'm a member of recently asked why we love sewing. Here's my answer: I love running my hands across bolts of fabric. I love the connection to my Gram. I love talking a piece or two of fabric and turning it into someone incredible. I love the feeling of creating a … Continue reading Why do I love sewing?
Welcome to my part of Ti's June blog tour! It's June which means it's hot and humid and icky and gross. Just thinking the word 'outside' makes me sweat. Normally I would avoid spending much time outside but that just isn't realistic with an active toddler who loves playing at playgrounds and gardens. Also very … Continue reading It’s Getting Hot in Here: Key West Tank
Valentine's Day is right around the corner and I actually made something for the occasion. I've been wanting to make these shirts ever since I saw similar shirts online. Why pay $40+ when I can make them for a lot less?? You will need the following things: one shirt for 'mommy', one shirt (preferably matching) for … Continue reading Freezer Paper Valentine’s Day Mommy & Me Shirts