Author Archives: Amy Mayen

Anatomy of Boutique Hair Bows (& book giveaway!)

I received a copy of 50 Ribbons Rosettes & Bows to Make in exchange for my honest review.  50 Ribbon Rosettes & Bows to Make by Deanna McCool begins with types of ribbons and their properties. It helps you choose tools … Continue reading

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Sunday WIPS

I don’t have much planned for the blog this holiday season. Last year I let myself get overwhelmed and this year I just won’t. A funny thing happened when I made the choice not to be a slave to my … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Girls Clothing, Holidays | 8 Comments
Betty Skirt Pattern Tour + Promo Code

The Betty Skirt pattern tour is here! I’m so glad you stopped by to see my stop on the tour! I’m really excited, because I’ve already sewn a button placket Betty Skirt for a tween girl, and a doll sized pleated … Continue reading

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Seena Dolman Tee from Gracious Threads

Check out my Seena Dolman Tee! This is my favorite thing to wear right now. I recently participated in the New To Knits sewalong at Gracious Threads. The blog series covers everything and more. The sewalong is really interactive and … Continue reading

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Everyday Tank Top & Dress Pattern Tour

Today I’m on the Everyday Tank Top & Dress pattern tour! As always, Serger Pepper delivers a great wardrobe staple for your pattern stash. Here’s Zoey modeling her Everyday Tank! Zoey wanted a colorful, cheerleader inspired look. Bright Stenzo jersey … Continue reading

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