V-Neck Shirt and a Giveaway

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I mentioned in my last post that I made the Play Date V-neck Tee from Peek-A-Boo Pattern Shop.  This is the first shirt I have ever made and almost my first project made out of knit.  I’m pretty excited with how it turned out and looking forward to working more with knit and trying out… Read more »

Bodkin and New Page

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Have you ever heard of a Bodkin?  No?  Well, then keep reading because I’m going to explain what it is and how to use it.  I’m also going to explain a little about a new page I added to the site. I first learned about the Bodkin from my mother-in-law. Then she gave me a… Read more »

Great First Project–Pillowcase

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I found what I think is a super easy project and it would be fantastic for a first project to try out sewing.  It is a basic pillowcase!  I can’t believe I haven’t made one until now!  I followed this tutorial and got the measurements for the travel pillowcase from here. The pillowcase is so… Read more »

Button Hole Elastic

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I think I have mentioned here before that my daughter, Lillian, is very small.  She is almost 3 and only weighs 24 pounds.  For pants she needs 18 months in the waist, but for length she needs 24 month – 2T depending on the brand.  If we get her 24 month pants then the waist is… Read more »