Apr 17 2016

pattern #137 I do sew fast, but I was surprised that it took barely over an hour to cut out and stitch together this simple Jon-Jon !  Just what we need as summer approaches and best of all they also look great with a shirt underneath. Michie’  

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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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Dec 4 2015

My issue of Classic Sewing Magazine arrived in the mail and I beyond thrilled to have an original smocking design featured along with the two newest patterns!  And how is the premiere issue you might be wondering.  Just fabulous.  No other words are needed. 🙂  The magazine is […]

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Nov 13 2015

Inspiration for your Christmas sewing. Michie’  

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Nov 7 2015

A few years ago the challenge for Sew Beautiful Magazine was ‘Ribbon.’  I remember as this was announced, Anna and I looked at each other in horror!  I was writing the ‘For the Boy’s’ column at the time and there was no way we were going to able […]

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Oct 27 2015

With holidays rapidly approaching, let’s not forget that an outfit does not need to be time consuming or fancy.  We love a basic Jon-Jon with machine embroidery! The Jon-Jon was made using pattern #137 and is also available in a Printable version. Michie’  

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Oct 11 2015

A more masculine Christening Gown was one of the first things that I saw a need for when I first began designing patterns and remains one of my top sellers. If I remember correctly, it was also one of the first garments and articles that I had accepted […]

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Oct 5 2015

#134 This picture was suppose to be of the little smocked romper that he wore to church Sunday, instead it is of his favorite toy, his feet. I think that he has springs in his legs! So if you want to see the romper it has to be […]

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Sep 2 2015

Our newest pattern #145 is now available!  A bubble with a plain yoke or smocked insert is a basic for sewers who love classic styles.  The pattern is available in traditional or printable form. Michie’

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Aug 12 2015

We are thrilled that pattern #144 is now available as a Printable Pattern!  And best of all, we will be adding other patterns in a matter of days!  Watch the blog and Facebook for updates. Michie’

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