Baby Girl Turns 2!

At the beginning of April our sweet Peaches turned two.  Thought it was finally time I shared her birthday dress!


This post is not as much about her as it should be.  But it’s too hard to ignore the elephant in the room.

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Butterick 6415: Sparkle City

Hey hey!  Hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving.  Now that the turkey and pumpkin pie have been consumed, it’s time for Christmas cookies, latkes and holiday parties of all sorts!

But, what to wear?  Maybe something from the Sequins & Sparkles section at Fabric Mart?!


That’s where I found this Betsy & Adam sequinned stretch velvet, which is unfortunately now sold out, but you can find similarly adorned gorgeous textile goodies here.

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Reglisse: A Breath of Spring Air

“Spring?” you question, puzzled “But it’s October and you don’t live in the Southern Hemisphere.”

Yeah, sure don’t.  But perhaps my tardiness can be inspo for all of the Aussies and Kiwis and whoever else is fixin’ to start their warm weather sewing!  And I also figured I could slip this one in before it got seriously cold here; once the snow starts flying these nice green pics might make me sad.  Ha.

Meet my Deer & Doe Reglisse


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Mama & Me: Tie Dye Palooza!

Back again to share some Mama and me goodness.  This time with both of the kiddos!  How in Hades’ name is Summer almost over?!

2019-08-28_0050This tie dyed fabric is a soft, lovely rayon/lycra jersey from Fabric Mart (sponsored:  Thanks FM!).  The opacity felt sufficient for the tiny garments, but I was a little concerned it might be a bit too sheer for my own dress, so I lined in another light blue rayon/Lycra jersey.

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