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Hadley Cross Back Hack

Hadley Cross Back Hack

In this post I’m going to show you how to create this cute cross back hack for the Hadley pattern. It’s a simple hack and can be made with knit or woven. The length of your straps will alter where the back of the dress […]

Paper Bag Waist Tutorial

Paper Bag Waist Tutorial

Adding a paper bag waistband is a quick and cute way to change up your Linden shorts or skirt. If making sizes 12mo to 5 years, you will need 3/4″ elastic. If making sizes 6 to 12 years,  you will need 1″ elastic. Cut elastic […]

Making Your Linden Shorts with Knit

Making Your Linden Shorts with Knit

I love the look of the traditional Linden Shorts in a denim or twill, but sometimes I just want to sew something up that is quick, easy, and comfortable for my kiddos. The Linden Shorts in French terry or similar sturdy knits do the trick.   In the […]

Juniper Hack: Ruffles and Elastic Bottom

Juniper Hack: Ruffles and Elastic Bottom

One of my favorite things to do is modify my patterns. There are so many ways to switch them up with just some simple changes. Today I’m going to show you how to add this cute ruffle detail and elastic bottom to the Juniper Top and […]

Anna Pinafore Dress Free Pattern

Anna Pinafore Dress Free Pattern

I grew up on The Little Mermaid and Beauty and the Beast, so when my daughter started to get the princess bug, I was pretty excited to have an excuse to sew all the princess things. Her current obsession is anything Anna & Elsa, so […]

A Button Hadley for Layering

A Button Hadley for Layering

I started working on a sleeve add-on for the Hadley Top, Tunic & Dress pattern, but for now it’s been pushed back a few projects. But, I have a fun way to use the Hadley in colder weather! This fall I posted a button front hack […]

The Meaningfully Made Collection

The Meaningfully Made Collection

So, it’s not a collection yet, per se…but it’s the start of one with the newest Sew a Little Seam pattern–the Constance Sweater. I’m really excited about this pattern as it’s the first in a series of patterns where 100% of proceeds will go to […]