I recently was so graciously given the opportunity to test another knock-out pattern by Little Lizard King, and it is making me literally *SQUEAL* in excitement! I sewed up my first take, in a tunic length, using some spare knit/woven I had on hand and have been hoping to use up. The sailboat print is [...]
Yo ho, yo ho, a pirate's life for me. Catch the super sale this weekend on the Lily Shine Boutique Facebook Page.
Well folks, Jen of Ainslee Fox Boutique Patterns did it again!! If you remember a few days ago, I had shared my love for the Posey Dress Pattern featured in One Thimble Ezine. My second project from that edition was the Duchess Frilly Vest. Now, if you know me at all- vests are not my thing. Especially girly [...]
Who's with me??? Well, maybe I'm not a princess (more like a queen, right???) but my four year old sure thinks she is! When I was given the opportunity to test a few princess dresses for Made for Mermaids Pattern Shop, I think Kenzie's wildest dreams came true. I'm on a pattern buying freeze right now, [...]
If you are a child of the 80's like me, or any previous generation, you would have watched or at least heard of the darling little girl in curls, Shirley Temple. Growing up, my mom was huge into musicals and classics. I remember her twisting my hair up in old strips of linens to sleep [...]
I know many of you on the mainland are so totally over winter. Those midwesterners have sure gotten their fill of snow this year, and bitter temps. Well, I'm here to send you a little sunshine and warmth from Hawaii with this great gallery of items available this Spring in the Lily Shine Boutique Etsy Shop. [...]
I was recently asked to sew up this darling pattern that was recently featured in One Thimble Ezine, The Posey Dress by Ainslee Fox Boutique Patterns. Those sweet flutter sleeves sparked my creativity and I ran with it. Kenzie loves tea parties, and this fabric from Michael Miller was the perfect pairing for the pattern (say that [...]