Make it Monday: An Intro and debut

It order to help me feel like I am a little more in control (and less like I have a zillion things I want to do and can’t figure out what order I want to do them in) I decided to set specific dates for certain posts. We will see how long this last and […]

Children’s Clothes– Stores you should know

While I LOVE being able to whip out a dress for myself every now and then (and am feeling the itch to this weekend) my real love is {duh} making clothes for my cuties. After everyone else is asleep I am either sewing away OR browsing my favorite children’s clothiers online. Since most of these […]

Couture Cutie Tutorial and Give A Way

I am excited to share the tutorial on how to make your own Couture Cutie {Mullet Dress}. I have received several emails about buying one and since I don’t have a shop I wanted to make sure you can make one for yourself! In order to make this tutorial I had to make another dress […]

San Marino Dress for Project Run and Play

This weeks challenge over at Project Run and Play was to find an adultoutfit and create it for children. I took this to mean we weresupposed to be inspired by an adult outfit and “minify” it for ourmunchkins… I am over the top nervous that I interpreted this wrongbut whatcha gunna do right? Anyhow, I […]

San Marino Dress for Project Run and Play

This weeks challenge over at Project Run and Play was to find an adultoutfit and create it for children. I took this to mean we weresupposed to be inspired by an adult outfit and “minify” it for ourmunchkins… I am over the top nervous that I interpreted this wrongbut whatcha gunna do right? Anyhow, I […]

still no internet

WE STILL HAVE NO INTERNET AT OUR HOUSE. I AM TOTALLY DOING THIS POST ON THE HUBBYS PHONE HA! I AM TRYIING TO BE POSITIVE AND REMIND MYSELF THAT IT COULD BE WAY WORSE, I COULD BE A DIPLOMATE IN EGYPT RIGHT NOW. (HOPE YOU ARE SAFE MORGAN!) AND THE GREAT NEWS IS THAT THHE […]

Won’t you be my neighbor?

I have not been well these past few days… I dunno what is up by my tum tum has decided I am its mortal enemy. I will spare you any horrid details. To make matters worse our internet is completely out, gone, kaput. One of my neighbors was kind enough to let me jump on […]

No Mans Land– Yeah, We Have A Logo

Things have been nuts around here! To add to the craziness that is signing for our first home, doing our first “real” taxes as non-students and lots of Embassy visitors we have also been expecting to receive our bid list every night! In the State Department your first two posts are what they call “directed”. […]

To Market To Market

Don’t get me wrong, I am all for trying to knock off super expensive dresses that I think would be easy to make, but I have received a few requests to try and make a pattern similar to the Village Frock that used to be offered by the Sugar City Shop. I was hesitant because […]

Project Run and Play Week Two: Sweet Little Dress Pattern

This week on Project Run and Play we were asked to take THIS pattern and do with it what we will. This is totally ironic because this is one of the first patterns I ever downloaded. I think it is adorable and Evie and her good buddy Gwyneth have a slue of dresses made from […]