Yesterday I shared this adorable dress made from Pickle Toes Patterns' 'Pickled Tink' dress and bolero pattern. If you want to learn how I hacked the skirt to be a circle skirt (perfect for twirling!) and adjusted the bolero to a single layer of lace, you can check out that post here. I also promised … Continue reading Tea Party Gloves- free pattern & tutorial
Welcome to Sew into Spring with Pickle Toes Patterns. Join us for 5 days of sewing our patterns as we prep for the transition from winter to spring. We were lucky enough to have 10 bloggers join us sewing up lovely creations and to have Evelyn at Seweird Fabric sponsor our bloggers and offer us … Continue reading Spring Blog Hop with Pickle Toes Patterns!
Two weeks ago, I shared someone special with you... Isn't she beautiful? How about this one? And the dresses too!! The new Sue Ellen pattern from Create Kids Couture is a classic heirloom quality dress that just screamed for a classic heirloom accent. I didn't want to do anything 'extra' on Miss A's dress, but Miss … Continue reading Tutorial: How to create a lace or ribbon inset (heirloom sewing techniques)
If you’re anything like me, you have a box full of baby clothes for each of your kids tucked away in the basement or the attic or on a top shelf in a closet somewhere in your house. These are the clothes that we know will never fit them again and will be completely out … Continue reading Memory Outfits, plus… Upcycle a Sweater for AG dolls!!! FREE Pattern and Tutorial
We all love the dollar store, am I right? They have the cutest socks, especially at holiday times! So you pick up a pair or two, and then wind up wearing them once, putting a hole through the toe (because, let's face it, you get what you pay for!), and tossing them out to the … Continue reading Legwarmers from Dollar Store socks- a Tutorial
We are smack in the middle of the hell joy of potty training here at my house. Miss G is 22 months, but she has decided that she’s big enough to no longer wear diapers. And she drags her little ladybug potty all over the house with her. To motivate her, I decided to hop … Continue reading Potty Training and Bitty Baby Panties Tutorial