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Summer Kids Shorts

Summer Kids Shorts

My sweet niece is in love with Paris! Her parents surprised the family with news that they would be traveling to Paris over the summer. My niece needed a Paris wardrobe fast! I love to sew for this beautiful little girl! I spent about 20 minutes sewing up a pair of...

DIY Blue Jay Costume

DIY Blue Jay Costume

Our oldest son started asking for a blue jay costume back in early 2017. At first I was excited, and thought I would make simple wings  he could fly around the yard with! But as most best intentions go, I didn’t even begin...

Sewing Simple Baby Gifts

Sewing Simple Baby Gifts

These lovely giraffe rattles were inspired by Lotta Jansdotter, in her book, Simple Sewing For Baby. The baby can hear the gentle rattle of jingle bells inside, easily hold onto it's trunk, and will LOVE to munch on its ribboned ears. They are sooo easy.. I made a...

A Simple Birthday Theme

A Simple Birthday Theme

Our oldest turned 8 back in January. I have been so busy sewing that it has taken me awhile to share pictures from the party! It has been a wild 8 years! As my husband and I were celebrating 6 years of marriage, we  were into our careers  and pretty sure we weren’t...

Beginnings

Beginnings

A blog about all things sewing, crafting, motherhood, health, fitness, house projects, and encouragement to never give up on your dreams!

The Simplest Way to Repair a Hole in Your Jeans

The Simplest Way to Repair a Hole in Your Jeans

Do  your kids get constant holes in the knees of their jeans?  It happens so often with my kids’ jeans!  Thankfully,  I have found a super easy technique to repair knee holes in jeans. Visible mending provides lasting wear with a trendy look! ...

Hans Frozen Costume

Hans Frozen Costume

Are you ready for all your favorite FROZEN characters!! Read my steps to creating the perfect Hans costume!