Embroidered Floral Sweatpants

toddler reading book in embroidered sweatpants

Somehow we went straight from summer to winter here in the south.  I have no idea where this cold day came from, but I thought it was supposed to be fall!  I had to dig for some warm clothes for the kids and realized most of their warm stuff was too little.  Of course, my […]

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Butterfly Wings Pattern

toddler wearing butterfly wings in botanical gardens

Is it just me or are butterflies everywhere right now?  I’ve seen them on vintage inspired tea towels, embroidered on kids clothes, on fabrics and so many other places.  I never used to notice them too much outside our house, but we’ve been going on nature walks with the kids and see them all over […]

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Mama-Made Dresses

mother and daughter walking by ivy covered wall

How many dresses does one baby girl need?  Not sure, but I’m still sewing!  Seeing baby Kate wear all these Mama-made dresses is just the best.  Remember these two itty bitty ones? Hard to believe she was ever this tiny! These dresses are an adapted version of the A Bit of Stitch Rosie’s Dress Pattern.  […]

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Easy Hair Bow Tutorial

I never thought I’d be making hair bows, but somehow they’ve become one of my favorite sewing projects.  Hair bows are so fun to sew because you don’t have to have a lot of fabric and they take less than 30 minutes from the time you start cutting out fabric to sticking the finished bow […]

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FREE Reversible Diaper Cover Pattern

baby wearing reversible polka dot diaper cover

Back when Kate was only a few months old (she turned ONE on Sunday, eek!), I made all these reversible diaper covers.  Looking back at that cuddly little summer babe made me want to make a few more diaper covers.  I’ve been really into pairing them with a long sleeved onesie and tights underneath.  Talk […]

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