Archive for July, 2013

Sewing, sewing, sewing

Wow, it’s been way too long since I’ve posted.

My granddaughter, Anya, celebrated her 3rd birthday earlier this month and of course, I had to sew for her!

Just for fun, I made her a superhero cape, although I made it more girly and less “super.”


Lady bugs on one side, solid color on the other.

Next, I worked on a dress and hat:

simplicity 5695

I haven’t sewn clothing in a long time, so my skills were a little rusty, but I think it came out pretty nice.

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I was worried that it would be too small. You never know if these patterns run true to size or not and I was hoping this one ran large.

I was right. She has plenty of room to grow into it.


robin siggy chalk

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