Feb 12 2018

  Made by Elizabeth Thetford for my grandson’s first Easter. The collar was in my stash from 30 years ago! Elizabeth used pattern #115 for this breathtaking outfit.  Wouldn’t you like to know what other treasures Elizabeth has in her stash? ∼ Michie’

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Feb 9 2018

I fell in love with this Swiss Insertion on my last trip to The Sewing Room and could hardly wait to try it out with pattern #148.  The insertion was easy to work with and really dressed up an otherwise plain shirt.  Here are the directions in case […]

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Jan 22 2018

When Cheryl Clapp needed a baby shower gift, she pulled out pattern #109 knowing that it would be sure to please.  The bridging on the collar using the pink gingham for the bias band is a great touch and as always, her work is fantastic.  ∼ Michie’

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Jan 12 2018

Alison chose pattern #138 for a special outfit for a special friend.  We love her story and know that you will too! This outfit is extra special. A friend asked me to make an outfit for her son. Then she had an extra request that it be made […]

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Jan 9 2018

This photo popped up on Martha Pullen’s newsletter last week.  My heart skip a beat at the cuteness! I’m happy that I can share the link to my article for adapting a collar for bridging. ∼ Michie’ Click here for the article.

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Dec 21 2017

My name is Roberta Beaver and I used The Tucked Infant Gown #108. Breath taking!  We love what Roberta did with the daygown pattern.   And the trim makes it so elegant. ∼ Michie’    

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Dec 19 2017

Is a Christening gown in your future?  Our pattern #112 is a great choice for baby boy and is on sale until the end of the month.  ∼ Michie’

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Nov 25 2017

Hi! You asked for it! Here’s a baby jumpsuit gift I made using your pattern #138. I used moo-strology smocking plate and it is made from birdseye cotton pique. Cheryl Clapp, CA Thank you for sharing Cheryl.  We love your work! ∼ Michie’

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Nov 16 2017

I love snowmen because they are suitable well past the holidays.  “Jolly Snowmen” by Mollie Jane Taylor has been one of my favorite smocking designs for years and is super cute on our Jon-Jon pattern #137 made from black Featherwale corduroy.  And here is a little smocking tip. […]

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Nov 2 2017

A customer recently asked about the floss colors used on this bishop that I posted about several years ago.  I had to do a bit of research since my memory doesn’t go that far back, so here you go.  The pattern is #143, the smocking design is included […]

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