fashion

Two skirts are completed!

Those of you that follow me on Mylot know I’ve been working on sewing a couple of holiday themed skirts. I finished two for the most part for my older daughters so they could wear to school today. I need to start on the third one for baby girl Delilah. I made matching hair ties
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WIP: Crafts - from beads to paint!

Kindness rocks The girls and I have been working on another batch of them. Here are my rocks… and the girls will be sharing their creations. 🙂 We purchased a giant bag of craft rocks from the local lumber store. They had it on clearance for 11 dollars and since the bag was already ripped,
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Busy Sewing so many things!!!

I’ve finished the first apron I made. I love it and hope someone else does too. I already dropped it off at the missionary that has an upcoming fundraiser in November.  I totally forgot to snap a picture of it completed.. but I really loved how the off white/ creamy colored crochet embellishment looked on it.
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Make a Hat Day 2017!

This year my daughters and I made some hats following a vintage sewing pattern! Olivia picked the hat style from the “Easy Stitch ‘n save” M4567 by McCalls’ pattern set I have. We didn’t include the hair part for it, but followed the rest of the directions. Abby chose a variation of pink flower patterns.
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WIP: Doll Accessories Sets Completed!!!

I’m really happy my girls like their sets. 🙂 1. Livy’s Livy selected a dark pink for her border/ trim.  She wanted a pink as the primary color, so her purse is all different shades of mostly solid pink prints.       2. Abbys  She chose a green border with a light pink. She
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WIP: Burgundy Dress - Getting it together!

Yesterday, I worked some more on the burgundy dress! I had my girls helping me on doing the pin portions. Livy would put the pins in and Abigail would take them out. 🙂 When the bodice was sewn together I did manage to get the geometric shapes/patterns to line up all around! So YAY! It
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WIP: Burgundy Dress

Last night with help of my daughters I got to cut out the pieces to make my first dress! Its another project from the “Easy Stitch ‘n save” M4567 by McCalls’. This was a lot of fun. Olivia really, really, wants to help out and do a lot more than just pull out the pins (like
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WIP: Solar Eclipse Viewing Robes

I made these for the Solar Eclipse 2017 ! I just can’t say no when my girls ask for something.. especially when its something that was this easy to do! I followed the pattern in the “Easy Stitch ‘n save” M4567 by McCalls’. I got the pattern for free from a local women’s missionary place. Its
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my girls new yarn addiction!

I created two yarn monsters! Abigail and Olivia  have been doing loom knitting to make hats. So we did you tube to find other things they can make since they are kind of getting hatted out. So my 5 year old made socks for her first day of school (today) and my 6 year old made
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