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New release and hack

Well, I’ve been a bit slack with posting lately, I’ve had a few new releases that I’ve not blogged about, but anyway, I’m going to write about the new little shorts pattern I’ve just released last week.  they are a harem style and have a few different options like length, hem and pockets. First up is the length – they come in long length and a short length – the long length is perfect for a folded up cuff and […]

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Kids Clothes Week Day 3 – Every day party dress for Portia

Day 3 Pattern: The Party Dress I’m designing at the moment Size: 18month with knee length skirt, Fabric: quilting cotton from my stash, buttons from my stash. So as you know, my tutorials have photos scattered through the instructions, and the only way of getting these is for me to make an item in each of the options!!! and take photos along the way.  this usually means that my children end up with multiple items when I’m designing a new […]

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Kids Clothes Week Day 2 – Harem Shorts

  Day 2 was a bit of a fail, I sewed these in the evening hence no modeled photos. Day 2 Pattern: Peekaboopocket pants Size: 18m Fabric: nursery knit and ribbing from my stash, a little piece of batik dyed woven and a transfer. I love this pattern, it is my staple for my kids when they are in nappies, and all so past nappies, though my husband doesn’t want me to make them for Elijah or Brylie as they […]

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KCW – June 2015 – Day 4

Day 4 Pattern: skirt in the design process (take 2) Size 7 for Brylie Fabric: random pieces of wale cord in my stash and home made bias binding. So as per usual when I join in with Kid Clothes Week, the things I make generally follow the pattern or patterns that are in development.  Well at the moment it is a wee denim skirt with multiple options, one of which you saw yesterday.  Portia’s one was a very simple hi-low with […]

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