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Hudson Hoodie by Made for Mermaids

Hudson Hoodie by Made for Mermaids

I have been a bad blogger.  And sewist.  And all-around creative person.  But I am so thankful for Made for Mermaids for putting out a new pattern, so it could force me to visit my blog once again.  Maybe this will be the thing that brings me back to the blogging...

Louis Bennett Jr. :: Halloween 2018

Louis Bennett Jr. :: Halloween 2018

Oh my goodness.  I am so excited to share with you the costume that we chose, created, and executed for Louis this year. Louis is a kid who makes a decision and sticks with it.  No matter if you try and talk him out of it or not.  He chooses his Halloween costumes and...

Angelica Schuyler Comes to WV

Angelica Schuyler Comes to WV

You guys.  I have not jumped aboard the Hamilton train and have just a very basic knowledge of the play and story.  So when I got a message that the custom costume I was about to make was one of the characters, my heart stopped a little.  And then it turned into a...

Pumpkin Patch 2018

Pumpkin Patch 2018

If this blog is any indication, my life has been spiraling out of control and I've been so busy that I don't know which side is up anymore.  We are still alive, happy and healthy...just a little extra stressed and trying to get back on track. One thing I know we will...

Foxy Purple Stripes

Foxy Purple Stripes

Has there ever been a fabric that is so "you" that you can't decide what to make with it?  That was me, with this vertical striped DBP that Sly Fox Fabrics sent my way.  I almost even considered turning it into pants of some sort...but then I realized that I spend...

Happy 100K, Patterns for Pirates!

Happy 100K, Patterns for Pirates!

Today is a very special day, because a very special milestone was just hit...and it's worth taking a walk down memory lane, as part of the celebration. You've seen the name Patterns for Pirates jump onto this blog enough times by now that you should be pretty aware...

Friends, Not Food :: Free Star Wars Inspired Porg Cut Files

Friends, Not Food :: Free Star Wars Inspired Porg Cut Files

I sure hope you're not tired of seeing Star Wars goodies pop up on here, because I can't help myself and I don't plan on stopping any time soon.  I've had this design worked up for a while now but just haven't had the time to print it on a tee.  Goodie for...

Jabba’s Sarlacc Club Bean Bag Toss :: Star Wars Birthday Party

Jabba’s Sarlacc Club Bean Bag Toss :: Star Wars Birthday Party

While putting together our ideas for Lou's Star Wars birthday party, we wanted to create a game that the kiddos could play, that we could use after the party was over, and that would be ridiculous and on theme with it all.  Since we were themeing the party around...

Rebel-Worthy Tees + FREE Download :: Star Wars Birthday Party

Rebel-Worthy Tees + FREE Download :: Star Wars Birthday Party

I always feel like the best way to round out a themed party is to dress up along with it.  We've been wearing themed birthday party outfits since we started celebrating birthdays with Louis, and it's been super fun to come up with what to put on our...

FREE Rebel Pilot Paper Helmet :: Star Wars Birthday Party

FREE Rebel Pilot Paper Helmet :: Star Wars Birthday Party

I don't know if you've ever had an idea spark in your head to the point where you were obsessed with it until you made it happen....but that kind of thing happens to me ALL. THE. TIME.  This time around, it was in the form of something wearable for the kiddo...

First Day of 2nd Grade!

First Day of 2nd Grade!

Cue the Momma tears again....because we've got an official 2nd grader on our hands.  ::sob sob sob:: Louis' first day of school was yesterday and he was AMPED about it.  To the point that our night owl was all "can I go to bed?" at 5:00 the night before, thinking it...