Summer Shirt Tutorial

Summer Shirt Tutorial-FI

For Throwback Thursday I thought I would “bring home” a tutorial I shared over at Project Run & Play two years ago! Dinah barely 3, Esther was practically still a baby and Miriam was just a twinkle in our eyes. As a matter of fact…Esther should fit into Dinah’s shirt and Miriam…

Wearing Daddy’s Shirt (plus tutorial!)

Wearing Daddy's Shirt-FI

Project Run & Play’s challenge for week 3 this season is “Repurposing.” We are to design a look where the majority of the materials are recycled or upcycled.  The last time this challenge rolled around I took the simple route and upcycled several of my old tshirts into nightgowns for Dinah. This…

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…

Guest Posting at Project Run & Play (!) and Bonus Gathered Cuff Tutorial

Summer Shirt Tutorial

Hey everyone!  I am so excited!  Today I am guest posting over at Project Run & Play!  Go there to see this cutie tutorial for summer shirts. And as a bonus I have a short tutorial here for adapting an existing shorts pattern by adding a gathered cuff. Gathered Cuff Shorts Adaptation…

Pennant Banners: A Tutorial

Pennant Banner

My best friend recently had her second baby, a little girl.  She already has a sweet little boy and her plan was for the children to share a bedroom/nursery.  Which means she needed to add to the existing décor to incorporate the new little girl.  One of the things she wanted was…