Kids Clothes Week-Summer 2015

Kids Clothes Week-Summer 2015

Kids Clothes Week just finished and I’m thrilled with all the sewing I’ve done for my kiddos!  I opted to condense my sewing time this go around as I’ve had family in town all week.  My little brother is visiting from NYC and my niece came from Texas.  We’ve…

Free Pattern: Flora Girl’s Swimsuit

Free Pattern: Flora Girl’s Swimsuit

I’m back today with a free pattern and tutorial for the Flora Girl’s Swimsuit!  The Flora Swimsuit is a comfortable and easy to make swimsuit for your active little swimmer.  I designed this suit for my 4-year-old daughter Ami (size 4/5T) but it should be easy…

Flora Girl’s Skirted Swimsuit

Flora Girl’s Skirted Swimsuit

I’ve been slowly improving my swimwear sewing and drafting skills this past year and here are the results.  The perfect little swimsuit for my daughter Amelie!  Ami just turned 4 last month and has been growing like a weed!  She’s been obsessed with wearing the…

Sofia the First: Reverse Applique Knit Dress

Sofia the First: Reverse Applique Knit Dress

My little 3-year-old Ami is obsessed with princesses, mermaids, and evil queens/witches (she was Maleficent for Halloween!).  Her wish for Christmas…..to look like her favorite princess, Sofia the First.  She’s even growing her hair out to look more like Sofia. My guideline for our family Christmas…

A Maleficent Halloween

A Maleficent Halloween

“Before the sun sets on her sixteenth birthday, she shall prick her finger on the spindle of a spinning wheel and die!” the evil fairy Maleficent,  Sleeping Beauty    “There’s only going to be one scary witch this Halloween and that’s ma ma ma…… Maleficent!”  My…

KCW Storybook- Wrap Up

KCW Storybook- Wrap Up

I got quite a bit sewn during last week’s KCW, though getting pics taken took longer.  Almost all my makes ended up being variations on the skater dress pattern from Kitschy Coo!  It’s such a versatile pattern.  I made Ami three dresses (you can see the first…