Baby Clothes Memory Quilt and PJ’s for Ami

Oh, the memories!  This was the most fun sewing I’ve had in some time.  Each piece of Ami’s baby quilt is full of joy!  From her Born at Home Onesie (my little HBAC baby!!!) to my own baby dresses this baby quilt reminds me of my sweet little girl’s babyhood!  Plus I had just enough yardage to …

Family Beach Days + Morning Yogurt Recipe

I’ve been meaning to show you guys for a while now how we do the beach.  I try to spend at least one day a week beachside.   Most of the time we head over to Barefoot Beach in Bonita Springs, where we were married.    I love that we’ve made such wonderful memories at the same place for almost 10 …

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 had an amazing week visiting with them!  Lots of time …

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 to grade up or down to your own size preference. …

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 same outfit lately, her purple sparkly swimsuit- plus leggings – …

Mommy and Me Knit Dresses

I’m so excited to share my newest dresses with you!  If you follow me on Facebook or twitter you saw a little sneak peek last week.  I thought it would be super cute to make Ami and I some matching dresses for spring and as an early birthday present for her.  Hard to believe my …

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 gifts is: Something you want, something you need, something to …