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Sun-sational summer dress

Sun-sational summer dress

I don’t have a tutorial to post today, but as Jen mentioned before we’ve recently joined forces with Anna Griffin &Blend Fabrics on their design team.  I love so many of the fabrics available and am so excited to showcase some of their best!  (check out FB here for some fun ideas!) The first time(…)

American Girl 2-layer Skirt Tut

American Girl 2-layer Skirt Tut

Guys, I’m so obsessed with making {this skirt} that it is my go-to skirt when I find cute fabric for my daughter.  (see, I even made it {here} for Christmas)!  So, while I was trying to come up with a fun and unique birthday present for my daughter’s friend, I immediately thought I should make(…)

PBTeen Inspiration

a few weeks ago, I got the PBTeen catalogue in the mail.  I love to look at Pottery Barn magazines for inspiration, especially around the holidays, but this time I was BLOWN away buy their stuff!  It could just be because it’s TEEN that made it so much more fun for me.. you know, they’re(…)

How to Sew: Girl Scout & Cub Scout patches

How to Sew: Girl Scout & Cub Scout patches

  I have a friend who is a Girl Scout troop leader.  Actually, I have a few friends who are troop leaders of their daughter’s GS troops, and a couple of years ago, one of them  asked me if I would  be willing to sew her daughters patches on her vest for her.  Well, what(…)

#FBF Valentine Countdown

We’re flashing back today to one of the first posts we did on iCandy…and it’s still one of my favorite things to pull out in preparation for Valentines day!  It’s a small cookie sheet from the Dollar Store with tiny heart-shaped tins to store little treats.  For more details on the cookie sheet, or the(…)