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City Girl Romper Ruffled Peplum Top hack

It's been a crazy year and now that it's half way through, lol...I'm finally starting to get back to our regularly scheduled program! FRIDAY FIVER IS BACK and this month's featured pattern is the City Girl Romper. It's an oldie but a goodie!! Shown above and below with... Now for the easy peasy hack! This hack was so simple, quick and completely gave this'ol pattern a new look!! All you need is a couple yards of 1" trim and 3/8" non-roll elastic. I got this minty velvet trim from Hobby Lobby which color matched perfectly with the fabric I chose for the Papillon Shorties. Cut the bodice lining and main, adding 4-3/8" extra length onto the MAIN ONLY. Measure the...

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Project Farmer's Market DIY tote and Cricut iron on

Around November, Audrey (new director of Project Run & Play) contacted me to ask if I would be interested in contributing a pattern to the first capsule collection in collaboration with past designers of Project Run & Play. Having had such a great time during my season on PR&P, I of course jumped at the opportunity! It's been a whirl of a time and a wonderful experience working with some pretty AHmazing designers to put together this first collection.   Together with Audrey (Project Run + Play), Celina (Petit a petit and family), Jenn (Jennuine Design), Bernadette (Duchess and Hare), Delia (Delia Creates) and Kat (Sew Chibi) we give you: Project Farmer's Market! Our 'Farmer's Market' themed collection has 10...

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FREE Lil Luxe Socks pattern

Did you love our Valentine's day PINspired look?! Follow our blog post HERE to make your own Lil Luxe Fur Skirt and as promised...here is your FREE sock pattern! Download the pattern for free by adding it to the cart below, then follow the instructions on this page to complete your pair of socks.   Three seams and done! These quick and easy sock pattern is a perfect DIY addition to any outfit! One size fits most. Designed for children shoe size 8-12. Finished size of the socks: approximately 14" tall by 3.5" wide. Easily lengthen the sock by adding height to the sock main. #lilluxesocks Tutorial: You will need: About 1/4yd of knit fabric with good stretch and recovery...

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DIY Fur skirt with fully enclosed seams

I just love how this came out!! My little diva will be so excited when she sees it :) It came out just as I envisioned, with fully enclosed seams so that fur doesn't get all over the place and the backing doesn't itch my little one's legs. PINspired! Here's the look my daughter wanted for her Valentine's day outfit. Isn't it cute?! She wanted some cute, cozy and stylish.   I'm working on the top today but will have pictures of the full outfit tomorrow!   **UPDATED** With pictures at the end of post! Before we begin, here are some tips to working with faux fur Be prepared to be covered in fur! Keep a lint roller near by...

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Siena Skirt & Basic tee - Dress hack tutorial

If you loved this look from our Project Run and Play Signature Style challenge... you can now make your own version. All patterns to complete this look are in the shop! Select the image to go to the product page or click add to cart to automatically add the pattern to the cart page. Adding the Siena skirt to the basic tee for a dress version is easy peasy!   You'll want to make sure the length of the tee is appropriate for a dress once the skirt is added first. Adjust the length of the Tee as needed then complete the basic tee without hemming the bottom as stated in the tutorial. Complete the Siena skirt, hem the bottom...

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