Month: June 2010

Choo Choo Trains

Earlier this month when we went to visit family, A. had the opportunity to take her first train ride, and ride two different trains, boy was she thrilled! The first train ride was fun and took us through a cool tunnel filled with stuffed animals!!: But the second train ride was a great sightseeing experience […] Read more…

Tie Dye Purple Dress

Purple yumminess… Here’s how I made it: I took a men’s white t-shirt and reused the pattern from the girl’s shirt dress to cut out a dress. I left the original collar and shoulder seams intact though. Once the sides were sewn together I sewed on some bias tape to the dress and threaded an […] Read more…

Pink Embroidered Shirt Dress

Yet another refasion 🙂 This shirt dress was made from an old shirt of mine that I was not quite fond of… I did love the embroidery though 🙂 so I held onto it for a long time. And now I’ve finally got around to putting it to good use! I managed to be first […] Read more…

Embroidered Handprint

A. has been playing A LOT recently with her lacing boards, and has been doing really well, so I thought I’d make things a little harder by giving her some real embroidery to do. We traced her hand with a fabric marker on a piece of cotton and got to work: She did pretty well […] Read more…