Monthly Archives: June 2015

Not for me cut out.

Just like all the swimsuits I have made before I cut it out with the rotary cutter. I think I will check where my cousin got the fabric soon. My daughter likes it, but the scraps left over aren’t enough … Continue reading

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Not for me

Last year I offered to sew a swimsuit for my cousin’s daughter, who is very tall for her age. So I sent her fabric shopping and she picked up fabric for her daughter’s swimsuit. And after taking measurements (and watching … Continue reading

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Picked out

I decided to hold off on my daughter’s sewing lesson for pajama shorts until my son picked fabric for his pajama shorts. We finally had time to get to the store today. I was expecting to see him grab Ninja … Continue reading

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In case you ever wondered

This is what 50 yards of 1 inch wide elastic looks like. I purchased this on eBay for $15 with free shipping. I guess I have enough for any pajamas the kids and I make for a while.

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It seems repetative.

Not only sewing it but blogging it. I have made basically the same burp rags and baby blankets for many a baby shower. I sew most of the way around and trim the corners. And I wait until the next … Continue reading

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Baby stuff again.

I finally cut the baby blanket and burp rags for one of my husband’s co-worker. I hope to have these done by the end of the week, but I might be making my cousin’s daughter a swimsuit and that will … Continue reading

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Seeing double?

I bought some flannel intending to make my self the knee length shorts from Simplicity 1520. But both my kids enjoyed their sewing lessons so much that I decided to cut it into the mid-thigh length shorts for both myself … Continue reading

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