Elastic Waistband Tutorial

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I was making a few skirts for a coworker’s daughter and thought I would take pictures of the process of making an elastic waistband. To start out, fold and iron the edge in by about a 1/4 of an inch.  If you have a serger you can also serge the edge. Next, fold and iron… Read more »

Front Tie Spring Dress

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I found the Front Tie Spring Dress on Make It and Love It and knew that I wanted to try to make one for Lillian.  It was easier to make than it looks but was very difficult to get measurements since Lillian is an active two year old! Overall it fits her decently but it’s… Read more »

Basic Skirt

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My daughter, Lillian, turned two on Friday and I knew I wanted to make her birthday party skirt out of this fabric.  It is Lil Plane Jane – Black and Red by Michael Miller and I purchased it from Crafty Girls Workshop. Anna from Crafty Girls Workshop was a pleasure to work with. I purchased… Read more »

Diaper Cover

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I needed a diaper cover to go along with Lillian’s layer cake skirt, so of course I made one.  I used the Diaper Cover Tutorial from Made. Since Lillian is so small I used the 6-12 month pattern instead of the 12-24 month.  She will be two in a week but is only in 18… Read more »