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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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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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Cowl Neck Dolman + Capsule Skort = Perfect Fall Outfit

After finishing my cowl neck hack for Kymy’s Dolman Top last Friday, the wheels were spinning in my head for this perfect outfit to wear into fall. I’ve been wanting to make my floral stripe KnitFix fabric into a Capsule Skirt ever since I finished my last skirt. I spotted this red jersey bed sheet in my stash and knew it […]

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Ninja Turtles Upcycle for My Birthday!

Last month, I was browsing the little boys’ clothing racks at Target and came across this awesome Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles set. I wanted it in my size since it says “since 1984″ and that’s the year I was born. So, what’s a sewist to do? Buy it and upcycle it, of course! I knew […]

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Get Moving Shorts + Calla Lily Skirt = Skort Mash

The Calla Lily is the perfect breezy summery skirt. My only problems with it are that the wrapped front makes me nervous while chasing kids and that my thighs tend to get sweaty fast in the summer. Luckily, mashing the Calla Lily Skirt with the Activewear ‘Get Moving’ Fitted Bottoms shorts solves both problems! I […]

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