12 December, 2014

  • 07:28 PM

    auschick commented on the article ClosetMaid Giveaway

    When sewing knits with a sewing machine, use a twin needle with regular polyester thread and then…


3 December, 2014

14 November, 2014

23 October, 2014

  • 07:20 PM

    auschick added the project called She's Madeline!

    One of my daughter’s favorite book characters is Madeline, so this year I thought I’d make her a Madeline costume for Halloween. It also worked out well, since it is Kid’s Clothes Week and the the…

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12 September, 2014

  • 01:40 AM

    auschick added the project called Lemon Drop Toddler Dress

    I recently won a copy of Anna Maria Horner’s Lemon Drop Top/Tunic/Dress for women, children and toddlers, as well as 2 lengths of AMH knit fabric. The rule was that I had to sew up the dress in th…

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15 August, 2014

13 August, 2014

31 July, 2014

30 July, 2014

  • 06:29 PM

    auschick added the project called Oliver + S Fairy Tale Dress in Pink

    I’m so excited with how this dress turned out! I made it for a friend’s baby shower, and now I want to make one for my daughter! Since it was for a baby shower, I didn’t make a muslin for it (per …

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  • 06:17 PM

    auschick added the project called Quilted Placemats

    I don’t usually quilt, but since I’m trying to make more gifts rather than buy at the moment, I whipped these up as part of a friend’s wedding gift. Need to make some for myself now!

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30 June, 2014

  • 03:26 AM

    auschick added the project called Yellow Oliver + S Seashore Dress

    I made this little dress and bloomer set for my friend Sarah, whose baby girl is due in August. I added ruffles to the bloomers, because who doesn’t love a ruffle butt on a baby girl? ;-). I pick…

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10 June, 2014

1 June, 2014

  • 02:47 AM

    auschick added the project called Oliver+S Icecream Dress

    After making a ton of IceCream blouses, I finally made the dress version! This was a gift for a friend’s baby shower. Baby is due next month, so it will be a few more months before I get to see it…

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  • 02:31 AM

    auschick added the project called Oliver + S Secret Agent Trench Coat

    I really need to get a picture of my daughter wearing this trench coat! But in the meantime, these photos will have to do!

    This is a pretty simple pattern to put together. For me, the trickies…

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  • 01:08 AM

    auschick added the project called Oliver + S Sunny Day Shorts

    I made these shorts for my toddler this weekend. I customized the original pattern by adding pockets (from another Oliver+S pattern) and piping. I had never worked with piping before. The bigges…

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29 April, 2014

31 March, 2014

1 March, 2014

  • 10:36 AM

    auschick commented on the project Oliver + S Icecream Blouse - Hello Kitty

    Hi! The pattern is made by oliver + s. Link is above! I love her patterns for kids clothes. They’…

  • 02:16 AM

    auschick added the project called Oliver + S Seashore Dress

    I made this dress in 6-12M for a friend’s baby shower recently. I was put on a spending freeze by my hubby (lol), so shopped from my stash and opted for this fabric. I had just enough! Unfortun…

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  • 02:15 AM

    auschick added the project called Oliver + S Icecream Blouse - Hello Kitty

    Made another icecream blouse, this time as a birthday present for one of my daughter’s little friends :). These are so easy to whip up, don’t use much fabric, and make a great gift, in my opinion!

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15 February, 2014

  • 07:37 AM

    auschick commented on the article Rowan Giveaway

    Use the best thread you can afford to avoid getting excessive Libby build up inside your machine.


3 February, 2014