This is a big year!  This is the first year of J’s life that she wanted to be something other than a princess.  She chose a wicked witch, a sparkly pinkish purple wicked witch.  I finished her costume early because she had a Halloween birthday party this year.  But A’s costume (Airforce jumpsuit) was completed … More Halloween

Skirt refashion

My husband recently bought this skirt for me.  I loved it but it was way too small as in, the only way I could zip it up is if I removed a hip bone, too small. The fabric was just too good to go to waste.  Enter sewing machine and small child in need of … More Skirt refashion

Springtime Sewing

I decided to try and make most of J’s spring/summer clothes this year (and maybe a few things for her brother).  Boy clothes are so much more meticulous, and I can only make so many shorts, and t-shirts so J will get a more homemade wardrobe.  I still have a long way to go. Here … More Springtime Sewing