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Spring has finally sprung and it's time to get those warm-weather sews started! I've got the most adorable pattern to share with you all that will take you all the way from spring even into winter!  Introducing, Made for Mermaids Baby Samantha Suspender Skirt pattern!   If you are familiar with Made for Mermaids at all you probably recognized the Samantha Suspender skirt as being one of their oldest most beloved patterns.  Well I wanted to love it but on Sutton, it just wasn't practical- her big old delicious tummy would just push it straight up to her armpits and I'd be...

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Discount Pattern, DIY Sewing, Footed Sleeper, Pajamas, Pattern feature, Patterns, Peanut Patterns, Pre order, Rockerbye, Rockerbye Destash, Sewing Pattern, Sleeper -

As we all know I make Sutton a lot of fabulous things to wear but I'll be honest... at home, we spend A LOT of time in Jammies.   They are just so warm and cozy, easy for diaper changes, no socks falling off all the time, and I could go on.  So- we are way past due for me to feature a footed sleeper pattern!  I went searching with Amber and she stumbled across the cutest little pattern shop called Peanut Patterns.  She has a ton of adorable patterns all at great prices (even some freebies) and we were so...

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Bias Tape, Circle Skirt, custom fabric, DIY, DIY Sewing, Hem, Hemming, Rockerbye Destash, Rockerbye Destash Fabrics, sewing -

I know I'm not the only one out there that loves a circle skirt but absolutely dreads the hemming of it.  I've heard through the grapevine of a different way to hem them so I gave it a try.  The results are in and it's love!  The way to do this is by using bias tape.  You can choose between either Extra Wide Double Fold Bias Tape which will give your skirt some structure almost like horsehair braid as you can see in the version I made for Sutton.  Or you can choose  Single Fold for more traditional style hem.  The...

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Whelp this is a fun blog!! I was super lucky and was chosen to test the new Menta Wrap Shoes.  I knew right away I needed to use some of my Rockerbye! They did not disappoint.   It's a super easy sew with a bunch of options for both young kids up to adult sizes! The wrap shoes are a perfect house shoe or can even be a real shoe depending on your fabric and sole choices!  \ The kids sizes are from size 2 (approx US size 5.5/6) to size 7 (approx size 13) and adults are XS (approx 5.5/6 womens) to XXXL (approx...

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I can't be the only one who always buys a new Halloween trick or treat bag last minute every year spending way too much money because the cheap on you bought last year got destroyed?   Well no more!!  I'm ready this year with an amazing quality handmade momma bag that will last.   Introducing Max and Meenas Buckets of Love bag.  Super cute and really easy! The bag was originally designed for Easter so it comes with some adorable animal appliques which are perfect because it can also be made reversible! So you can make it Easter and then Reverse it...

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