Category Archives: Sewing for kids

Make a Softie Charm

  This is an easy to make charm that can be draped over a photo frame, clipped to a handbag or keychain. This is my first charm, but for my next ones it will be fun to pull out all the stops! Must have (and give) many! To stitch the...
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New: Fluffy tulle skirts and separates for 18″ doll.

Every little girl has a romantic side and fluffy tulle skirts are a romantic trend that many adore. Worn for ballet or with cowboy boots and a sweatshirt, this look is so adorable. This pattern is so you can create the look for your little romantic’s 18″ doll. (Click photo for...
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Halloween and creative costuming

Halloween is just a few weeks away, so the quest for a perfect costume may begin. If you plan to sew one up, there is enough time to do so. When my kids were growing up I always wanted to be creative, yet make something quickly. Of course there always...
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Stuffed animals. Easy!

These sassy little guys are made with woven cotton and Minky. Only 2 pattern pieces are used to make each animal. Set aside a couple of hours and you can make a bunch of these (click each photo for full details). Great project for a beginner. Stitch on!  ...
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Creating a Creative Monster

I had a very difficult night with my son! I didn’t sleep from 12-4 am because he kept calling for me and seemed like he had a fever. He woke up early, feeling better though and the first thing he said was “I wanna make our project.” I’ve created a...
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