KCW Day 3- Refashioned Pinafore Dress

Before I started blogging I always loved seeing what everyone was posting for Kid’s Clothes Week.  This week I’m participating for the first time myself in the 2014 Winter Challenge!  I love the idea of devoting one hour a day for 7 days to creating clothes for my little ones. For the first 2 days …

Indigo Dyeing- My results!

Here’s a quick update on the results of my indigo dye bath from the other day.  You can view the earlier post here.  I love my color results!  The blues are really clear and rich and a shade I really like.  The whole process was quite easy and cleaned up pretty quickly with no stains! …

Indigo Dyeing

So excited- I’m dyeing with indigo this morning while my oldest is at school.  I’m using the dye kit I ordered from Noon Design Studios which is super easy to use.  All the components come in one box in dissolvable packaging for no mess.  The kit has everything you need to dye 5-8 natural fiber …

Organic Reversible Wrap Skirt

This week has been all about working on fitting my muslin’s for my fitted jacket and jeans while I wait on my ordered fabric to arrive and finish dyeing my denim, my indigo dye kit just arrived from noon dye studios :)  More updates soon!     I thought I’d take a break from the …

Scrap Busting! Reversible Circle Vest

I love finding creative ways to use up my odd-shaped fabric remnants, don’t you?  Here’s another really versatile piece from a pattern in shape shape!  At first I wasn’t sure how much use I would get out of this as I don’t typically wear vests, but I’m really happy with how it turned out. The …

Little Girl’s Wrap Skirt

I love making quick and easy projects, and this little wrap skirt for Ami fits the bill!   I made this start to finish in about an hour.  One of my favorite things about making clothes for Ami is that I need so little material to make something cute.  I usually just stock up on …

Sleeveless Scarf Blouse

On the top of my list of things I really need in my wardrobe are more tops and blouses.  This blouse was my first make for the New Year.  I’m wearing it here with my Winter Moss Wide Leg Pants.   It’s the Sleeveless Scarf Blouse from Shape Shape by Natsuno Hiraiwa.  I reviewed two other patterns …