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Fourth of July Sampler

Happy July! During the American Girl Sewing Camp, each girl made a Fourth of July Sampler. They all seemed to love this project and I was very impressed by their natural ability at hand sewing! Here's what we did: First cut a square piece of fabric that will fit your embroidery hoop. I used linen… Continue reading Fourth of July Sampler

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Etsy and Paypal fee calculator and shipping links

If you sell through Etsy and ship through Paypal like I do... here's some quick links I use often. If the buyer did not pay through Paypal you can still use Paypal to ship! Use the ship now link below! I bought a food scale to use at home and it comes very handy. No… Continue reading Etsy and Paypal fee calculator and shipping links

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Girl’s lace-trimmed dress with ruffle sleeves, pleated pockets, and button back

One of my favorite sweaters I picked up recently is a button back sweater from LOFT. The style seems to be trending. I quickly decided I wanted a button back dress for my daughter. The best thing about sewing for a three year old, is you dont need many supplies. I picked up 1.5 yds… Continue reading Girl’s lace-trimmed dress with ruffle sleeves, pleated pockets, and button back

Home Decorating

CONNECT WITH YOUR CREATIVE SIDE IN 2015

One of my resolutions for 2015 is to put more energy into myself and my creative side. After a very hard pregnancy and rough newborn period, my sewing machine has collected an inch of dust. I've been getting a couple more hours of sleep these days and that's all it took for the creative bug… Continue reading CONNECT WITH YOUR CREATIVE SIDE IN 2015

Motherhood · My Sewing Corner

A new year, new baby, new shop!

Dusting off this little blog of mine that's been sitting idle since September 2013! A whole year has passed and a lot has happened. Last September we found out we were expecting our third bundle of joy! Little did I know it would be the hardest pregnancy and delivery ever...he ended up 10 pounds! It… Continue reading A new year, new baby, new shop!