Apr 22 2016

I wanted to share another picture of our pattern #109 Diaper Shirt and Cover featured in the latest issue of Classic Sewing Magazine.  This outfit is one of my personal favorites partly because it is so easy to make, so practical for baby, but mainly because I brought […]

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Mar 11 2016

Christening gowns should be beautiful and made with the best fabric and laces, but not detract from the true masterpiece, the baby.  It is the baby that is being dedicated and at the same time that is who friends and family have come to see.  For a truly special gown, […]

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Mar 5 2016

May 12, 2012 Anna and I both held our breath today as Christian was Dedicated in the 95 year old family Christening gown.  I had done a little repair the other day and although the gown is still a beautiful white pima cotton, the fabric is now so […]

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Mar 1 2016

We have added patterns #120 and #121 to our collection of printable patterns!  Both patterns have been long time favorites with our customers and are great for warmer weather.  Easy to make and a great way to show off a bit of embroidery or fun fabric. *I’ve already […]

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Feb 23 2016

Have you noticed how early Easter is this year?  Yikes!  I always enjoyed having a  smocked Easter bonnet ready for nippy weather.  Besides being adorable they make a wonderful keepsake for Mommy to save.  They are simple to make and work up quickly.  The directions along with a […]

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Feb 20 2016

A look back at Easter 4 years ago.  Our sweet girl had just moved to Alabama from Arizona and the little cousins were still getting acquainted.  I had made their outfits and was looking forward to getting some good photos and a lot of baby play for the […]

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Jan 10 2016

Lace beading is a great way to add a bit of heirloom sewing to a plain yoke and once ribbon is woven through you also have added color.  I gave the placement of the beading some thought when cutting out the yoke.  The 5/8″ seam allowance was take […]

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Jan 4 2016

I often find unexpected treasures at our local fabric shop when popping in for a spool of thread. White dotted Swiss caught my eye and once I touched it I knew it had to come home with me.  This is not the stiff dotted Swiss most of us […]

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Nov 17 2015

Our newest pattern #146-S is ready to ship!   We have added a sweet little dress with a smocked insert or a plain yoke to our collection.  You will also notice …….. “drum roll please” ….. short OR long sleeves!  Sizes 3 – 24 month are included in the […]

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Nov 13 2015

Inspiration for your Christmas sewing. Michie’  

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