Children's Clothing Patterns, Clothing Patterns, Pattern Hacks

Pockets Are For Treasures

Ever wonder why kids are always picking everything up and asking you to hold it? It's probably because most children's clothing do not have pockets. Or at least that's what I think...so generally I add pockets to avoid my own pockets being filled with all of the children's 'goodies'. Adding pockets to any bottom is… Continue reading Pockets Are For Treasures

Clothing Patterns, Pattern Hacks

A Little Trim Goes A Long Way…

If you're looking for 'fancy' up your garment, think about adding trim! Yes, I said it...T-R-I-M. Top stitching trim use to horrify me. I had a bad experience where my machine ate not only my trim but all of my fabric. Thinking of adding trim to anything for months, just did not sit right with… Continue reading A Little Trim Goes A Long Way…

Children's Clothing Patterns, Clothing Patterns, Pattern Hacks

Binding At Its Finest…

Ever wonder what binding is or how it is used? When I started sewing I totally avoided binding anything - that included ALL patterns that required binding. I guess it was because of the unknown and then top-stitching. Now I am slowly jumping in and challenging myself more with different patterns - regardless if they… Continue reading Binding At Its Finest…