Category Archives: kids

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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Leftover Threads

Have you ever worked a kit, then wondered what to do with those leftover unknown threads? Sometimes it’s worth keeping them with the pattern in case you stitch it again. Sometimes there seem to be too many to throw out, … Continue reading

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Winter Rainbows

New babies, new afghans.  More photos on my Ravelry.

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