Jan 15 2018

  Like to plan ahead for your summer sewing?  We have #121 in both traditional and printable versions on sale for a limited time.  Both the sundress or top and shorts are perfect for those hot summer days and make it special by adding your favorite embroidery design. […]

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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 17 2017

Finished before Thanksgiving for the grandkids picture with Santa! I used the classic #146 but added the ruffle at the neck instead of a collar. I didn’t make it too holiday specific so she can wear it longer. Hope you, your family and team have a lovely Christmas, […]

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Dec 1 2017

Susan sent us a photo of one of the Christmas dresses that she has completed for one of her granddaughters.  We love the red smocking with the print fabric and we love that she chose one of our smocking designs and patterns for her project! ∼ Michie’ Pattern #143 […]

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Nov 20 2017

  I have fallen in love with making bishop dresses! Your pattern is a perfect fit.  I was a little nervous about using navy as I thought it might overwhelm the child, but to my delight I think she looks just fine. Thank you as always, Alison Brim […]

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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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Oct 31 2017

Okay, I’m in love with this Christmas Tree Swiss Edging!  As the holidays approach I don’t always have time for a labor intense dress and this dress proves that you can have awesome without handwork or smocking.  I used pattern #146, featherwale corduroy and made a slight variation […]

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Oct 26 2017

A look at my studio this morning with a holiday color pallet to inspire you.  I’ve been busy the past few weeks working on several new samples.  The daygown and dress will be featured in the next few days with short tutorials for making simple changes to two […]

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Oct 11 2017

We picked patterns #124-S and #124-L for our sale this month.  Available as Printables both on the website and in our Etsy shop, and priced at only $7.00 each these are great patterns to add to your collection.  Although pictured in pastel colors, what about a dress for […]

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Sep 28 2017

“I just want to share the dress I made using your pattern #127.  I decided to put a lace piece on top of the yoke and hem. “∼ Zanna van der Merwe What a great variation for pattern #127.  Thank you for sharing Zanna, your work is fantastic! ∼ […]

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