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The Sincerely Sawyer Sweater by George & Ginger

The Sincerely Sawyer Sweater by George & Ginger

I have been in about a billion sewing/fabric groups with Kristi (the badass boss lady behind George & Ginger) for forever now, and this is the first time I've sewn any of her designs.  For shame, right?  But I am maybe making it up a little bit by being part of...

Mama Catherine by Made for Mermaids

Mama Catherine by Made for Mermaids

I'm on vacation this week but I didn't want to miss out on the fun of a release with my Mermaids!  I do feel for those girls right now, because their website decided to take a major dump on them and they've been working super hard to get it back up and running.  I'm...

Pirates + Mermaids + Sewing, Oh My!

Pirates + Mermaids + Sewing, Oh My!

AHHHH!  You guys!  I have been having so much fun designing fabrics and instead of being business savvy and creating something for other people, I keep designing something for myself.  I have been part of the Patterns for Pirates and Made for Mermaids teams for a...

October BeeBox | Vinegar + Honey Co.

October BeeBox | Vinegar + Honey Co.

I have been a total slacker in sharing my BeeBox makes from Vinegar + Honey Co.  But I'm breaking the streak this month!  (I've even got a WeeBox to share with you too! Yay me!) This month was the first time that they busted out their own custom fabric prints for the...

Wiggle Dress by Patterns for Pirates

Wiggle Dress by Patterns for Pirates

I don't think you're ready for this jelly.  Seriously.  You're not ready for what's about to come.  It is one of the sexiest things Judy has drafted to-date and it is available NOW.  Let's talk about the newest Patterns for Pirates release, shall we?  Meet the Wiggle...

The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid

With the release of the new Wiggle Dress from Patterns for Pirates, I KNEW I needed to be ridiculous and make something over the top.  I'm so extra it hurts sometimes.  The pattern has an amazing floor length option, with a mermaid-style skirt finish...and I couldn't...

Phoenix :: Halloween 2017

Phoenix :: Halloween 2017

Since I already shared Louis' Halloween costume (HERE), I figured it would be worth it to break down my own costume...and hopefully Bennett's, whenever I get around to starting and finishing it.  #whoops Since we are all going as XMen, I had to pick a fellow redhead. ...

Mama Darcey Cardigan by Made for Mermaids

Mama Darcey Cardigan by Made for Mermaids

It's about time those Mermaids release a cardigan pattern, am I right?  Megan T. has been working hard to bring out alllllll of the cuteness that you've been wanting in a cardi.  Are you ready to learn a little about it?  Say hello to Mama Darcey...because you're...

Bat Shirt Crazy :: A P4P Halloween Freebie!

Bat Shirt Crazy :: A P4P Halloween Freebie!

It's a Halloween freebie day over at P4P today, and I'm bringing you one of the quickest shirt patterns you could ever sew up.  And you don't even have to sew it if you don't want to.  It's that easy. I puffy heart Halloween.  And dorky Halloween clothes are the best...

Time & Space by Thread Therapy Fabric

Time & Space by Thread Therapy Fabric

Remember this gorgeous geo rose print Mya that I made back in March?  Yeah.  Me too.  I freaking loved it.  Which is why I was extra excited when Erin contacted me and asked if I wanted to play with more of her fabrics. YES. YES. YES. It's from the "Fractal...

Mama Kourtney by Made for Mermaids

Mama Kourtney by Made for Mermaids

I almost missed a release day because I've been having blog issues (I just switched from horrible Squarespace to a self-hosted Wordpress and I've been struggling to get the formatting correct).  But I pushed myself through all of the internet mess just so I could talk...

Walk the Plank PJ Bottoms by Patterns for Pirates

Walk the Plank PJ Bottoms by Patterns for Pirates

We’ve spent all summer sewing and putting out woven fabric patterns over at Patterns for Pirates, and today is the final day of our “P4P Summer of Wovens”!  Woot!  We are celebrating the end of the woven sewing season with a FREE pattern for you guys, and one that will work for the entire family. 

Really, the WHOLE family.  It’s a unisex pant pattern in youth and adult sizes and covers from 3M – Plus 3X.  Not bad, eh?

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