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
I have a new obsession. I can’t stop making these dolls and just when I finish a doll I have to start on the outfits. Oh the outfits. I’ve always had a weird thing for doll clothes. They’re so fun and fast to make. J loves these dolls and especially loves the little outfits and … More Doll Tutorial and Free Pattern
Ohhh the life of a SAHM. It is a blessing and yet there are days when a mom funk creeps in. If mom funk were a creature it would probably be a blobfish. It would grow exponentially while covering everyone with it’s blobbyness and make everything seem unappealing except for chocolate. Ever since my daughter … More Mom funk is a blobfish
I woke up today and I really really wanted to sew something. So I did. I had some floral linen that I really wanted to use to make a top for J. Plus I had just downloaded the free Party Dress pattern that you get when you sign up for the Cottage Mama newsletter, so it … More Hi Lo Tunic
It’s done! I was so excited to get started on J’s Easter dress this year. I couldn’t wait to make the Oliver + S Fairytale dress! I agonized over the fabric until I knew I would be happy with the result. Now that it’s all finished I can see why the pattern is rated tougher … More Easter Dress!
This is a project I made back in November. I found this fabric at a quilting store nearby. I love this store! The owner always has a fantastic selection of quilters cotton, with really cute prints I haven’t been able to find anywhere else. I knew I had to buy this fabric as soon as … More Mushroom top, new shoes, and a peter pan collar
This last weekend we went to a ward activity. It was a dessert auction and silent auction to raise some money for the girls camp held by our stake. Michael wanted me to go all out on the dessert, and I kind of did too. I haven’t done a lot of baking lately. I decided … More Cake and a Raglan T…sort of