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 »

Hooded Towel – Free Pattern

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When Lillian was a baby we always used a hooded towel after her bath.  As she got bigger the towels became too small and the larger ones seem to be really expensive.  So I decided to make one myself even though Lillian got an elephant towel from her aunt.  Who can have too many hooded… Read more »

Kindle Case Tutorial

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I made a case for my Kindle back in February and wanted to share a tutorial on how I made it.  I am just now getting around to posting the tutorial but it’s a super quick project so you still have time to make a few for Christmas gifts if you would like. This case… Read more »

Blind Hem

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One of the reasons that I wanted to learn to sew was because I can never seem to find pants that aren’t too long.  I guess you will have that when you are only 5’2”. Shortly after I bought my machine I did actually hem some pants but completely forgot to take pictures.  Well, recently… Read more »