Dresses

Five and Ten Designs Review

Five and Ten Designs Review

Ruffles and bows… every little girl’s favorite. Recently, some amazing blogger friends of mine released this really cool e-book: I was given the opportunity to make one of the looks.  I chose Look #2, created by Jessica, the Sewing Rabbit.   To begin, I want to say what an adorable, unique design this is.  My(…)

Tutti Frutti

Tutti Frutti

This post was originally posted on Straight Grain for her Kids Clothes Belgium Style Series. When An asked me to be part of her unique and fun series, I wasn’t sure what to expect, but I was definitely up for the challenge! After perusing An’s Pinterest board, I began to get a feeling for Belgium(…)

American Girl Dresses

American Girl Dresses

My daughter has finally caught the American Girl Doll bug, and I’m very excited about it…I treasured my American Doll when I was a little girl, and poured over the long-awaited catalogs meticulously when they came in the mail. Ivy is so in love with her doll, Emily, and loves to change her into different(…)

Mod About You

Mod About You

This post is part of the Vintage May series hosted by  Craftiness is not Optional and Skirt as Top. Have you been following along with Vintage May at Craftiness is Not Optional and Skirt as Top?  I had so much fun creating this vintage inspired look for their fun series. I thought it would be(…)

PR&P Week 4: Shoreline Dress

PR&P Week 4: Shoreline Dress

Living in coastal California, the ocean is a big part of our culture. It is a place of serenity and peace.  It is a study of opposites- rough yet gentle, hard and soft, tumultuous and calming. For this last challenge, it is was our inspiration. We chose to make this dress out of a beautiful(…)

PR&P Week 3: Mini Mademoiselle

PR&P Week 3: Mini Mademoiselle

Hello friends! Week 3 of Project Run & Play is here already! This just might have been our favorite challenge yet. All in the Details.  What clothing design is all about. We loved this challenge. Our Mini Mademoiselle was inspired by our love of the 50’s silhouette and Audrey Hepburn. Can’t you just picture a(…)

PR&P Week 2: Pink Lemonade in Chevron Dress

PR&P Week 2: Pink Lemonade in Chevron Dress

Project Run & Play All Stars Week 2: Chevron Challenge *** Thanks so much for supporting us over at Project Run & Play last week!  We were told that the votes were uber close…so we appreciate your support!  For this week…chevron!  (yippee!!!) We were so excited to have this as our challenge this week… It(…)