Signature Style = Sleep-deprived

So, for the four of you who pay attention (hi, Mom!) you will notice that I did not have an entry for Project Run & Play last week.  The problem with sewing on deadlines while you are pregnant and already have two small children is that life frequently gets in the way….

Polka-Stripe Dresses

Polka-Stripe Dresses-Featured

I hate missing deadlines! These dresses were originally supposed to be submitted for Project Run & Play’s week 2 challenge: Stripes and Polka-Dots. I was really excited about this challenge too, because I already had this awesome polka-dot corduroy. I got it last fall to make new Fall Dresses for my girls,…

Infinity Dresses…for Little Girls

Infinity Dresses

This week’s Project Run & Play challenge was to remix the Party Dress from The Cottage Home.  I have to admit I struggled with this one.  A pattern like this is very basic and yet very specific.  A basic, lined bodice is pretty much the foundation for almost any garment.  AND I…

We Are a House Divided

House Divided Wreath Detail

That kind of sums up Fall for our family.  Most people who live up north are pulling out coats and warm socks while decorating with lovely autumnal colors.  In Florida there is no Fall…it is October 1 and it was almost 90 degrees here today and there is no real relief in…

Guess who is still alive…

Robes 6

…that would be me. So, I ended up taking a longer break than I had intended from blogging.  Sorry to abandon you all, but life seemed to keep getting crazier and crazier.  And then the longer I was away the harder it was to come back. The time away has given me…