Month: September 2010

Babydoll needs pockets too!

The Bean just convinced me that Babydoll needed a peacock dress too. Most importantly, she needed POCKETS!drafted the pattern and sewed it up in less than 20 minutes! Granted it's not awesome craftsmanship, but my 22-month-old is quite pleased. Especially with the pockets.

Peahen dress?

I found a bit of remnant dark blue linen this morning, JUST enough to make another peasant dress, but since dark blue isn’t particularly appealing to little girls, I used more peacock feather fabric for contrast. The bean sat on my lap for most of the sewing, her mantra was “another peacock dress!” thanks to …

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My name-tag is done! It makes me so happy! I used it sort of like a sampler, in that I'm really trying to improve my stem stitch, and I tried a bunch of new flowers. I really like the pinwheel on the bottom right, and the looped blanket stitch flower on the top left. Yay!