Category Archives: sewing

Pathfinder Vest

The patterns from Twig & Tale are so well written and flattering.  After making the Dragon coat, I made the Pathfinder vest for my second daughter.  I love that they encourage re-using/re-purposing. I’ve already made sweaters and shirts into dresses. … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, kids clothes, sewing | 1 Comment

Dragon Coat

My daughter requested a dragon costume for Halloween this year.  I found a very well done pattern for a pea coat with animal features here and made the dragon modifications.    She loves it and so do I. I used a … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, crafts, kids clothes, sewing | Tagged | 1 Comment

Projects

Here’s what I’ve been sewing and knitting lately. Lots of dresses for my little girl.  This was a set of matching dresses for all the girl cousins as well.  Many more that go right into the drawer and then in … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, kids clothes, knitting, quilts, sewing, sweater | Leave a comment

Wool Sweater Quilt

This past Christmas I made ornaments out of felted wool sweaters. While working on them, I got the idea to make a throw quilt out of sweater squares.  It raided the bottom of my sweater box for ones that I … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, crafts, quilts, sewing, sweater | 1 Comment

Sewing Little Girl Clothes

Much of my sewing time has gone into clothing. I’ve enjoyed making knit leggings, dresses, and shirts and sweatshirts for for my little girl. These projects go much faster than quilts and can be completed in a nap time or … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, crafts, sewing | Tagged , , | 1 Comment