kojo tutorial- the forty five minute dress

how to make a dress in forty five minutes

I hinted at this in The Happy Birthday Dress post- I have discovered the easiest dress-making method ever. I should time myself making one of these gems- it takes less than an hour for sure- maybe forty five minutes-ish? In fact, the pretty bow is the most labor intensive part, for sure. To make one [...]

kojo tutorial- the happy birthday dress

tutorial to make a dress with a bow in the back

I love birthdays! I love having a whole day dedicated to celebrating the people I love (complete with all sorts of treats, favorite foods, and favorite pasttimes crunched into 24 hours), I love making cakes (or other birthday treats), I LOVE picking out presents… yep, I love birthdays. And I love this jersey dress that [...]

the sophia dress- a tutorial

comfy jersey little girl's dress tutorial

This summer, I’ve been on a comfy dress sewing kick for Piper Jane. It started when I was planning for our lo-ong trip and wanted to pack as many soft, jersey dresses possible (for both me and Piper, actually). I finished up two comfy dresses for her before the trip (the reversible Anchors Away dress, [...]

go to signature dress pattern- blog tour

easy jersey dress pattern tour

I love Andrea from The Train To Crazy and her fabulous blog! So hearing that she’s started making “Go To” patterns (patterns that will be used over and over again) makes me very excited. Of course, I couldn’t wait to try out the “Signature Dress” pattern. Things I love about this pattern- -there are all [...]