Misc News

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I have heard it’s a good thing to claim my blog on bloglovin’.  So if you use bloglovin’ to follow blogs, I have now claimed my blog. Follow my blog with Bloglovin Thanks for following!  As always, there are multiple ways to follow, you can find them to the right. Since a post can’t be… Read more »

Convertible Pants

Posted by & filed under Clothes, Kids, Other Bloggers/Shops, Patterns.

Shortly after I discovered Peek-A-Boo Pattern Shop I purchased the Pier 49 Convertible Pants pattern.  I really liked how the pants on the cover were made of white fabric so I decided to make a pair for Lillian.  I knew this could be a bad idea for a 4 year old, but oh well. As… Read more »

Superhero Cape

Posted by & filed under Gifts, Kids.

Lillian was invited to another daycare friend’s birthday party.  This time it was a little boy and being the mom of a girl, I really didn’t know what to make for him.  I did know that I wanted to make something though!  I did a little research and came up with a superhero cape. I… Read more »

Winter Pajamas

Posted by & filed under Clothes, Kids, Knit, Patterns, Serger.

I think these Winter Pajamas by Peek-A-Boo Pattern Shop were my second project to make with my serger.  I wanted to try sewing knit with it, but thought it was safer to try pajamas.  That way if it didn’t work out the best, it didn’t really matter.  I didn’t think I was going to completely… Read more »

Basic Skirt Using a Serger

Posted by & filed under Baby, Clothes, Kids, Serger.

I don’t think I mentioned that I bit the bullet and purchased a serger.  I decided on the Brother 1034D because it got a lot of positive reviews and the price was decent.  I figured at $185 (which is what I got mine for) if it didn’t work in a few years I was still… Read more »