Exciting Things Are Happening! Hey, friends! Exciting Things Are Happening! But, first! A little explanation.... As many of you know, I am a stay-at-home Mom to an active brood of 4 kids. This happened after baby #4 arrived and day care literally cost more than the paycheck I was bringing in. There were a lot of… Continue reading Exciting Things Are Happening!
Women's Charlotte Dress Hello! Today, I am here to show you the latest pattern released from The Handmaiden's Cottage. The NEW Women's Charlotte Dress is definitely full of vintage style. I have to admit, when I saw the testing call for the Women's version of the Charlotte Dress from Handmaiden's Cottage, I initially hesitated to sign up.… Continue reading Women’s Charlotte Dress
Well, after a whirlwind Holiday Season of sewing for everyone else, how about a little Spring-inspired selfish sewing? And what better way than to join the annual "Just for ME January" event at SisBoom? Every year, SisBoom devotes the entire month of January to focus on women's sewing with a blog tour, featuring their patterns.… Continue reading Just for ME January – Upcycled
There's nothing like a good up-cycle project to commemorate Earth Day. Not to mention, this is sort of what I do anyway. I love using vintage embroidered linens to make one-of-a-kind clothes for my little Princess. And why not? These beautiful works of art deserve a second life. For this particular dress, I used a… Continue reading Up-cycled Dress for Earth Day
The perfect combination- Pinafores and vintage embroidery. What better way to showcase a vintage embroidered table cloth than as a sweet little pinafore-style dress? That's right. This adorable dress was made from a vintage table cloth. And, embroidered with blue and pink flowers, it's perfect for Spring 🙂 I can't believe Spring is just right… Continue reading Pretty Pinny