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Mama Ava by Made for Mermaids

Mama Ava by Made for Mermaids

My pattern designer friends are crazy.  Crazy in a good way.  Megan was out shopping at Target, found a shirt she loved, and decided to make a pattern similar to it so she could make 230498230498 for her closet.  And THEN, she was kind enough to draft it for the rest...

Mabel Madison Performance Fabrics + P4P Peglegs

Mabel Madison Performance Fabrics + P4P Peglegs

Emily from Mabel Madison contacted me a few weeks ago and asked if I wanted to test out some new fabrics that were coming to her shop.  She said the words "fun" and "fabrics" and I was all about it. Mabel Madison has a huge amount of poly/spandex that is currently...

Winter is Coming…to Vintage Lace

Winter is Coming…to Vintage Lace

Although the weather outside isn't exactly frightful, these Vintage Lace prints are pretty freaking delightful.  Remember me sharing the sweet Christmas Hoodie that I made for Louis a few weeks back?  Well, from that same run of pre-order fabrics, I was also given...

Sunday Lately :: Week 88

Angelica, Meaghan, Nicole, and myself. We e-hang out every Sunday, sharing a small glimpse into the last week of life in our own worlds. We'd love if you could join us!This week's themes: Creating, Finding, Switching, Forgetting, Craving. Creating. My looks for the...

Sunday Lately :: Week 87

Angelica, Meaghan, Nicole, and myself. We e-hang out every Sunday, sharing a small glimpse into the last week of life in our own worlds. We'd love if you could join us!This week's themes: Doing, Appreciating, Designing, Humming, Expecting. Doing. A lot of couch...

Louis’ First Day of KINDERGARTEN!

Louis’ First Day of KINDERGARTEN!

Oh man.  First Louis goes and turns six on us...and now he's a Kindergartener.  What is happening?!?!  This gorgeous boy of ours has officially started full time school.  (Cue: Empty Nester Syndrome for Katy.) Louis has always loved school.  We've never experienced a...

Happy Birthday, Harry [Louis] Potter!

Happy Birthday, Harry [Louis] Potter!

Earlier this year, we decided to sit down and watch all of the Harry Potter movies with Louis.  We've been wanting to read the books to him but thought it might be a good way to introduce the wizard world and lay a base of information for him. As expected, he LOVED...

Sunday Lately :: Week 86

Angelica, Meaghan, Nicole, and myself. We e-hang out every Sunday, sharing a small glimpse into the last week of life in our own worlds. We'd love if you could join us!This week's themes: Planning, Loving, Reading, Wishing, Feeling. Planning. Louis' first week of...

Happy Birthday, Louis!

Happy Birthday, Louis!

While getting ready for bed last night, I snuggled Louis as hard as I could and said, "This is the last time I'm going to cuddle my five-year-old.  When you wake up tomorrow, you're going to be six."  He giggled and said something about how I can't stop him from...

DIY Harry Potter Spellbook + Printable

DIY Harry Potter Spellbook + Printable

Bennett and I really wanted to give all of our Harry Potter birthday guests their very own spellbook.  But while I was searching online for my "perfect" download from other bloggers...I just couldn't find exactly what I was after.  Guess what I did?  I made my own!...

DIY Harry Potter-Inspired Quidditch Brooms

DIY Harry Potter-Inspired Quidditch Brooms

When you decide to have a Harry Potter birthday party, it's hard to not want brooms to be involved.  So you can have a game of Quidditch (in some form) set up for the kiddos to play.  My issue was coming up with a way to make brooms that they couldn't fall on/injure...

Austin Jeans by Momma Quail Patterns

Austin Jeans by Momma Quail Patterns

I can now officially clothe Bennett from head-to-toe.  But part of me wishes I couldn't....because now he knows.  Now he knows, people! Amy from Momma Quail just released the Austin Jeans (via UpCraft Club) and they are so awesome.  Before we start, just know that I...