Butterick 6556 & DIY Boater Hat

Spring is pretty much happening now and that means it's time to dust off all my pretty dresses and most importantly, make some new ones. First up on my spring sewing list was the new Gertie pattern from Butterick, 6556. I love the neckline and like that it has a sleeved option. It also has … Continue reading Butterick 6556 & DIY Boater Hat


Simplicity 1242 | A Little Seamstress’ First Project

Class is in Session! Simplicity 1242 is a sweet vintage reproduction pattern featuring seven fashionable outfits for Barbie(or any 11.5" doll).  I instantly fell in love with this pattern, I had no idea that Simplicity made/is making doll clothing patterns. And the fact that it's a vintage repro? Pink glittery icing on the cake. Now, … Continue reading Simplicity 1242 | A Little Seamstress’ First Project