SLPco Holiday Blog Tour Day 1: A Woodland Christmas

Tis the Season!! Welcome to the first day of the Simple Life Pattern Company holiday blog tour. The line-up of holiday inspiration is simply phenomenal, so you won't want to miss a day. And if you're here for the giveaway and sale details (every good tour has some goodies, right??), I'll cover those just a... Continue Reading →


Three Little Witches … Having All The Fun!

What do you do in a world filled with distractions of every shape and size?? fly away on your magical broom of course 😉 Really, though, we try to take every moment to have fun--and sewing for my girls has been one of the most helpful ways to expand all of our creativity. They... Continue Reading →

Back to School – “Free” Style!

After all those summer snuggles, it's time for some new school styles! Thankfully, there are some beautiful free patterns out there that create the sweetest styles. Today, I'll share two of them with you: the Barb's Knit headband from The Simple Life Pattern Co. and the updated Bonny Leggings from Made for Mermaids. The Bonnys are listed... Continue Reading →

Back to School Post 3: Kid Sister Style

Being a little sister is no small task. There's the every-day wake-up with the big sisters, the hugs, the walk to the bus stop... the occasional class party ... friend dates, smiles to other little sisters and brothers ... phew!--it's quite the role. So with such a role comes some cute gear, right? Kid Sister... Continue Reading →

Back-to-Ballet Sewing: Fabric + Pattern

While most children are getting excited for "back to school" shopping, some little ballerinas are definitely gearing up for "back to ballet!" I'll be honest: my daughter lived in swimsuits for about a full year--including our chilly Michigan winters (indoors, of course...although she ran out once lol). So I started making her a little leotard... Continue Reading →

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