Katy Perry NYE Blog Party: {After} Christmas Tree

The week between Christmas and New Year's Eve is a great week of relaxation, contemplation and reflection of the previous year, and of course, to eat obscene amounts of cookies, pies, and leftovers. For me, it's always a time of pondering when to take down the Christmas decorations and what in the world should I…

The Merry Dress & Andover’s Sophia Fabric Line

When a great pattern and beautiful fabrics come together, the result is nothing short of amazing! I had the pleasure to playing with the softest, richest fabric from Andover Fabrics and I knew the Merry Dress sewing pattern from Little Lizard King would be the perfect pairing! The Merry Dress pattern, for sizes 12 mo through girls 12, is a…

Fedora by Fat Red Bird Designs for One Thimble Ezine

It's one of my favorite times of the year! Each quarter, One Thimble releases a fabulous issue jam packed full with exciting new patterns, great creative articles, sewing tips and tricks as well as exclusive coupons and offers for OT readers (P.S. I wrote a little article about how to create a stylized photo session, be sure…

Road Trip Racerback with Michael Miller Animal Prints

The newest pattern for Little Lizard King is perfect for summer. The Road Trip Racerback was inspired by the many road trips my family would take from Michigan to Mississippi each year for Spring Break. As a kid, road trips are hardly fun (remember, back in the day there were no ipods, cell phones, tvs in the…