Category Archives: kids

As I Was Saying

Back when O was going to teach at Sheep and Wool Day, I was discussing with him the fact that he “No, he shouldn’t put it [his spindle] in his backpack…It would need some sort of hardcase to protect it…” … Continue reading

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Something Old, Something New

This may be the last rainbow Rowan (Titchy Threads).  Last year’s Rowan (Titchy Threads) definitely saw its share of use.  It still sort of fits, but is faded, stained and pilling.  I’ve heard that this won’t be the first day … Continue reading

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Insect Pants

When A put in her vacation dress order at the fabric order a garment for O was also added to the queue.  He tells everyone he’d like to be a naturalist, a beekeeper and a chemist when he grows up.  … Continue reading

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Purple Sparkle Rainbow Unicorns

Sneaking in a super twirly purple sparkle rainbow unicorn dress on the fourth of July. Continue reading

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Lacey Seascapes

A girl’s vintage inspired mermaid dress handmade with love and touched with whimsy comes to life in Seascapes. Continue reading

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Obvious Exclusions

It’s birthday season.  That means sewing time is time for making little girl dresses.   A has taken to wearing only knits and only things that don’t come near her neck, so sewing for her is a bit more challenging.  … Continue reading

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Venomous Johnny-come-lately

After all of O’s newly mended pants had been neatly tucked into his drawer, miraculously a small pair of hole-kneed jeans appeared on the cutting table in my sewing room. Later O checked to make sure I had found them. … Continue reading

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