Happy Holidays–A Gift from Me to You

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Happy Holidays everyone!  I hope that you have had a fantastic 2015.  We’ve had a pretty good and busy year.  I know this is a tad early, but Thanksgiving is a holiday too!  Plus, I wanted to share a gift with you. Lillian and Owen are doing great!  Lillian loves school; especially math!  She is… Read more »

Pillowcase with Flange Tutorial and PillowCubes.com Review and Discount

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Today, I want to show you how to make a pillowcase with what is called a flange, as well as review a company called PillowCubes.com and offer a discount.  The flange is the decorative piece in the solid color; it really just adds visual interest. I decided to make a pillowcase that would match Owen’s… Read more »

Lillian Sews: Basic Skirt

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I think I mentioned that Lillian asked for a sewing machine for her 5th birthday.  Well, she asked and she received.  We got her the Brother CS6000i from Amazon and so far it’s a fantastic machine for her!  I will write up a little machine review like I did for mine, but for now I… Read more »

Rio Racer Back Tank

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Since it’s summer here and I have been itching to sew Lillian a shirt, I decided to try the Rio Racer Back Tank by Peek-A-Boo Pattern shop.  I have to say I absolutely love it and so does Lillian! The fabric is from Euro Girls Boutique and the quality is excellent.  Super easy to sew… Read more »