Category Archives: Sewing

Spin Skirt | Tween Pattern Showcase & Skirting The Issue

Spin Skirt by Elegance & Elephants, poplin from L’Ouseau Fabrics Today I’m at E&E talking about knit fabrics from L’Ouseau. Check out the post here! Aside from their amazing selection of knits; L’Ouseau also carries hard to find Euro prints. Poplin is a … Continue reading

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Stenciled T-shirt Refashion for Tweens

I’m sharing a stenciled t-shirt refashion today! (Its another mama-daughter collaboration!) The spray painting is easy enough for older kids to handle, but we did pick up some tips for you. By that, I mean that we ruined a shirt … Continue reading

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Top 10 Summer Dress Patterns (with tween sizes)

Top 10 Summer Dress Patterns, especially chosen for tweens. These patterns go up to at least size 12, and aren’t too babyish for older girls. Soleil Dress by Selvedge Designs, size 12 months-12 The Soliel dress pattern is sewn in … Continue reading

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Cruise Chino Shorts + Blaverry Discount Code

We love the Cruise Chino Shorts from the 2014 Nautical Collection at Blaverry. After my tween summer shorts patterns post, several of you asked about Blaverry patterns- so here’s my answer! (Scroll the the bottom for a discount code on Cruise … Continue reading

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Breeze Top Pattern Tour- and Giveaway!

Welcome to my stop on the Breeze Top Pattern Tour! (Scroll all the way down for an awesome Peaches & Peanuts + The Ribbon Retreat giveaway!) Peaches & Peanuts patterns manage to effortlessly pair bold details with classic styles, while … Continue reading

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