You knew I was a HUGE fan of New Horizons Designs, right? Well, it should come as no great shock that I absolutely LOVE the newest pattern just released <3 The TAMI Revolution Hoodie is totally on-trend and super jam-packed with options (no surprise there, coming from New Horizons). Here are the details: 3 Different… Continue reading The TAMI Revolution Hoodie from New Horizons
Well, look who's feeling like her old self again! After being cooped up in the house all week battling a yucky stomach flu, this little monkey is happy to get out <3 And, it's a beautiful day for climbing trees.... So, we paid a little visit to the Island Farm and Historic Society for some… Continue reading Dreamy Drape Top
Well, this has been one...rough...week. The stomach flu really hit our family hard (as I'm sure it has for many families). We've been hiding away in our little Island home, trying to combat this thing. And subsequently, been living in our PJ's all week! So the release of New Horizons new pattern couldn't have come… Continue reading NEW! 11th Hour Gear from New Horizons
I told you I love cardigans, right? So you had to know I couldn't resist sewing up another Vermont Cardigan. If you missed my last post, I had the pleasure of being a tester for the ever-so-versatile Vermont Cardigan from New Horizons Designs. I have tested a LOT of patterns over this past year; many… Continue reading Another Vermont Cardigan
I recently had the opportunity to participate in a new type of project. Rebecca from Mummykins & Me had a vision for a fresh, new look to her website and brand. So, rather than testing a new pattern, I had the opportunity to sew up an existing one and incorporate her fabulous new color palate.… Continue reading Mummykins & Me Rebrand and Launch
Yep! It's another pattern from New Horizons Designs. The Deer Creek Dress and Tunic is available in both women's and girl's sizes. So, you know that means matching Mommy and Me outfits for me and my little Anna-Pie. And with the Holidays just around the corner, it's a perfect option for family photos and festivities… Continue reading The NEW Deer Creek Dress & Tunic
Soooo excited about this new dress! I had the pleasure of testing the new Janie Dress from Mouse House Creations and I can't begin to tell you how happy I am with it. Very simple, elegant features of a classic-looking dress, but with the comfort of a t-shirt! A brilliant compromise for a mom like… Continue reading The NEW Janie Dress
Cancer sucks! Whether you have had a battle with cancer, or have experienced the loss of a loved one, most of us have a personal connection of some sort to cancer. But there is nothing more heartbreaking than when cancer victimizes a child..... Many years ago, my Aunt and Uncle experienced that heartbreak. Their little… Continue reading Supporting Pediatric Cancer Warriors
Bad Wolf Sorry, no 'Doctor Who' here. Wrong "Bad Wolf." We're talking about THE Bad Wolf. That menacing creatures featured in so many children's stories. But who knew how stylish and cool he was, till now? The Bad Wolf Vest from Puperita is a fun and super cool way for (not so) bad little boys… Continue reading Bad Wolf!
It's Back to School again! The rest of America is out fighting the crowds to buy cheap, fast fashion that's guaranteed to fall apart in a month. But not us sewists (is that even a real word?)! We scour the fabric shops, looking for the best and comfiest materials. We buy up ALL the new… Continue reading Back to School!!!