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Kenzie’s Signature Skirt Dress with Knit Sash

I’ve been dying to make a Kenzie’s Party Dress with the signature skirt ever since I made my girls’ simple skirt versions last Christmas. The only problem is that my girls seemed to be of the opinion that it looked too young and I was reluctant to spend the time (and fabric!) sewing a dress that they […]

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Vertical Welt Pockets for the Freestyle Harems!

I’m back with another (better!) way to add pockets to the Freestyle Harem Pants without having to add a side seam. Vertical welt pockets shaped like inseam pockets! This is one of those projects that rolled around in my brain several times and then came out perfectly … love when that happens! Typically, welt pocket […]

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Back to School in Capsule Skirts

My dear daughter reminded me a little more than a week ago that she needed new uniform skirts for school since last year’s are all too short! After telling her to stop growing(!), I hopped online and ordered some navy ponte and then printed out the Girl’s Capsule Skirt pattern. I am so glad it’s […]

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“Cheater” Binding and Flutters for the California

My younger daughter has been hounding me for weeks to sew a California Dress maxi out of her favorite cheetah print fabric. She knew just how she wanted the upper chest color blocked (like I did during the California Sew Along) and a ruffle at the bottom. Since she’d already decided that this is what she wants to wear for […]

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Callie’s Nightgown to Raglan Tee Hack

It’s no secret that I love a good raglan sleeve. I’ve found Callie’s Nightgown & Nightshirt to be so easy and comfortable that I hacked it into a sweatshirt last winter and to a tunic version back in May. I decided a shorter raglan top would be the perfect shirt to transition from summer into fall. I cut the length off […]

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