This was one of my very first sewing projects. Its a copy a gapkids design and was done by the Crafterhours blog. You can find the tutorial here. For my dress, I used about 1 yard of red and white flowers fabric from Keepsake Calico. I double pleated the bottom and only shirred 3/4 way … Read More about The Pleated Sundress
Here is a skirt I made for my little girl. Its double layer with ribbons on the hems. Its very simple to make and can be done in an hour. Here is what you need (2T) 1/2 yard light weight cotton fabric 2 yards coordinating ribbon 1 inch non-roll elastic First you need to take … Read More about Double Layer Toddler Skirt
My friend who is a cyclist is having a baby so I decided to learn how to make a quilt. After watching youtube videos and reading tutorials, I came up with this design. I got the fabrics from Joanns. For the back, I got birds and bike flannel. For the binding, I used blooms and … Read More about Cycling Baby Quilt
I decided to do an Elmo skirt for my daughter’s birthday. I wanted something girly that would twirl with her little body. After looking at a few designs, I fell in love with the double layer circle skirt. Having never sewn before, I was extremely intimidated, but in love with this design. I came across MADE blog by Dana during … Read More about Double Layer Circle Elmo Skirt
Here is my take on the June Bug Dress from http://www.craftinessisnotoptional.com/2011/07/junebug-dress-sew-along-part-1-pattern.html. I think the big green buttons really makes it stand out.
So as a beginner, I have been trying out simple designs. My friend is having a baby and I decided to try burb cloths. Many other blogs note how simple these are but having never sewn before, it may be intimidating. Here is my take on a unique design. So here is all the … Read More about Burp Cloth Tutorial- A Different Design
This is my very first quilt! After watching about 2 hours of you-tube videos and reading a ton of tutorials. I learned most of the techniques from Stephanie Pasquale. Its a 9 part series and it was extremely helpful. Here it is! My very good friend is a cyclist and so I decided to make … Read More about My First Quilt