upcycled skort

upcycled skort

Sometimes you can find the perfect way to marry the need to make something totally fun and custom, while also filling practical needs for your kids. I’m always on the lookout for fun tee shirts that I can make into a unique item, and a skort is a pretty perfect way to use one if […]

mini me made may: week two

mini me made may: week two

Happy Mother’s Day everyone!! I can’t believe it’s the end of Mini Me Made May week 2 already! How’s everyone holding up? We’ve gotten together again this week to share a round up post of how we all feel so far into this challenge. Julie Someone responded to our instagram story yesterday saying they’ve realized […]

a new relaxed, everyday skirt

a new relaxed, everyday skirt

I am so excited to share my latest make with everyone! First, let me just start by saying that I live in the Phoenix, Arizona area and our summers are HOT! I am constantly looking for new casual skirt and dress patterns. Skirts and dresses are just so much easier to wear on those hot […]

mini me made may: week one

mini me made may: week one

It’s finally here!! If you’re new here or want the recap, Mini Me Made May is a challenge that ties in with Me Made May, but it’s all about the kids instead. The challenge is open to anyone and everyone and it’s up to you how you interpret, but the idea is that your kids […]

trends: going bananas

trends: going bananas

I was at the store with my oldest son a few weeks ago when I noticed that there was a shirt with a fun banana print on it… and I thought it looked pretty cool. Meanwhile, my son picked up a more basic tee but it also came with a banana printed tie. Which made […]

tutorial: make your own harem romper

tutorial: make your own harem romper

I really love the look of harem rompers, and I was hoping to find a free pattern for the style I wanted. When I didn’t find that, I decided to combine a couple of patterns, one that I already had, and one that was free, and voila! I had what I needed. And my daughter […]