UN-Peanut Butter Frosting – Allergy Friendly!

I would be lying if I said I didn’t miss peanut butter. Since discovering my daughter has a peanut allergy (+dairy and egg allergies), we avoid it for her safety. The day we discovered that we could substitute our beloved peanut butter with sunbutter was a blessed, happy day I tell ya! Sunbutter is made… 

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mix and match bow ties (73 of 87)

Mix and Match Bow Ties – Free Pattern and Tutorial

Seriously, what is cuter on little boys than bow ties!? I am a little bit bow tie obsessed as you can see HERE, HERE, and HERE. They are simple to make and are a great beginner sewing project. With only days until Easter, you can totally whip up one or a few by the weekend! To… 

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etched hangers (4 of 23)

Etched Wooden Clothes Hangers

Ever since I saw THIS post from Amy Christie, I have never looked at any common wooden household item the same. I can’t help it. I must always ask…could I etch that? :) Like these kid spoons I posted about here. And…like these hangers… I decided to make a couple of them “his and hers.”… 

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my dresses (12 of 40)

Penelope Peplum Easter Dress + $40 Girl Charlee Fabric Giveaway

I’ve been sharing kids clothes and giveaways all week here, here, and here, but I also did some Spring sewing for myself… I have been so in love with the Penelope Peplum dress I made a few months ago, that I decided to make two more. One Easter one… and one just because. :) I… 

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Suits and Blazer (47 of 120)

Five and Ten Designs Easter Dress + Giveaway

Today, I cheated…er upcycled…depending on how you look at it. ;) I took Natalie’s chiffon holiday dress, replaced the black velvet ribbon with this gold satin ribbon from The Ribbon Retreat… and…Bippity Boppity Boo… Her new Easter dress! It’s one of the pros of making a white Christmas dress I guess. :) Plus, those tiny… 

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Suits and Blazer (21 of 120)

Spring Suits + Blank Slate Patterns Giveaway

Most years, I barely eek out new bow ties for the boys in time for Easter. I wanted this year to be different. Like all out different. So, I made them some Spring suits! You may remember the gray suits, I made for them over a year ago. Believe it or not, those actually still… 

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Spring Dresses (15 of 53)

Spring Dresses + $50 Ribbon Retreat Fabric Giveaway

I am so excited to kick off my spring sewing giveaway extravaganza  with two of the three dresses I made during my sewing marathon last week! One is sleek and modern… And the other is flowery sweet.  Both  have an orange theme and both are made from fabrics from the Ribbon Retreat! (Enter the Ribbon Retreat… 

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