A Winter Jumper

A Winter Jumper

Changing seasons calls for layers and I love using a summer pattern for a winter purpose. For this sweet jumper I used Sun Dress pattern #121.  A lightweight print corduroy made up especially cute and is super comfortable.  *Michie'
November 25, 2018 by Michie Mooney
Applique's For Fall

Applique's For Fall

Fall sewing doesn't need to be time consuming or complicated.  When we get busy with school activities and seasonal events, we choose to embellish the outfits with machine applique'.
October 03, 2018 by Creationsbymichie Admin
Long Pants For Fall

Long Pants For Fall

School has started in many areas and hopefully cooler weather is close behind.  The photos are from one of our favorite photo shoots from a few years ago.  Our boy loved his long pants with suspenders made from pattern #144 and wore them all through the winter.  Like […]
August 14, 2018 by Creationsbymichie Admin
Adapting For Bridging

Adapting For Bridging

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.
January 09, 2018 by Creationsbymichie Admin
Holiday Dress With Swiss Edging

Holiday Dress With Swiss Edging

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 […]
October 30, 2017 by Creationsbymichie Admin
Let’s Add An Overlay

Let’s Add An Overlay

Need a daygown for a baby’s first Christmas?  Here is something sweet and simple for that special little one using pattern #101, red micro gingham, and Swiss edging.  Adding an overlay is one of the easiest ways to dress up an outfit and we have a simple tutorial […]
October 28, 2017 by Creationsbymichie Admin
Snap Tape Hints

Snap Tape Hints

I love Snap Tape for several reasons. It is easy to find in the notions section of most stores that sell fabric, it does a good job of staying snapped, and it sews in quickly.  Notice that I said “quickly” and not “easily.”  Because there is not a […]
October 09, 2017 by Creationsbymichie Admin
Fabric By Mail

Fabric By Mail

We had been trying to arrange a trip back to The Sewing Room, but sadly we just couldn’t get our schedules worked out.  And so, off to the computer I went to fabric shop.  I ordered my fabric on Thursday during my lunch break on the back porch […]
September 19, 2017 by Creationsbymichie Admin