Dogwood Dress – Maxi Dress for Girls

I must admit, I've never understood the draw to maxi dresses, probably because I'm short and could never pull them off.  They do have their advantages, I'm discovering.  Say it's hot, and you didn't shave recently... My daughter doesn't have this problem (at least not yet!), but she's tall, and she could definitely pull of …

A Girl’s Summer Mini Capsule Wardrobe

Now that the hot weather has truly arrived, my almost kindergartner has been begging for new summer clothes.  I kind of felt like she had enough, but she really needed more comfy everyday clothes.  The kind you just pull out of the dryer and can easily wear.  I find these tend to be knits as …

City Girl Top

The first time I saw this top, I couldn't believe it was a pattern by See Kate Sew.  I thought I had seen all of her patterns (if I remember correctly, I bought my first pdf pattern from her Garden Party collection) and would've definitely noticed this one. It's the City Girl Top and Frock, …

Penny Playsuit

After seeing the Penny Playsuit, another free pattern from Shwin&Shwin, I knew I'd have to make one for my little Penny! Really, I don't make her enough things.  Especially since she seems to enjoy them so much! It's a combination of woven and knit fabrics which I love, and it looks comfy. My only hesitation …