Layer Cake Skirt

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I accomplished my first skirt for Lillian and LOVE it!  It was Prudent Baby’s tutorial for a layer cake skirt. I bought the three fabrics at Hobby Lobby and it actually ended up that the green fabric didn’t really show up.  I guess that is what happens when you adjust a skirt to fit an… Read more »

Ribbon Blanket

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Another thing I made for our cousin’s six month old son was a ribbon blanket.  I essentially followed this tutorial from Moda Bake Shop but looked at many other ones as well. Due to the fabric that I was using, I ended up with odd sizes.  I cut each square 9 5/8” with 1/4” seam… Read more »

Tote Bag

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This is my favorite project that I have made so far!  It just went together well, plus I love the fabric.  It is a tote bag from Skip to my Lou. I followed the tutorial pretty much to a T, except I decided to use interfacing to make the bag a little sturdier.  I chose… Read more »

Toiletry Bag

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I made what I am calling a toiletry bag but most others call a cosmetic bag.  I combined two tutorials because I liked different things from each.  The two I used were The Boxy Cosmetic Bag Tutorial from Skip to my Lou which was done by Jaime of Prudent Baby and the Cosmetic Bag Tutorial… Read more »

Simple Party Clutch

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I made my first, what I would call, major project.  It is the Simple Party Clutch by Elizabeth Hartman found on Sew, Mama, Sew. Once again, I started out by reading the whole tutorial, this time making sure to read it multiple times so that it made sense.  I followed the pattern exactly except I… Read more »