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I'm super excited to share this pattern with you!  While I know we all love our leggings and joggers etc... those don't always seem to be the best option for diapered babies, especially cloth diapered babies.  Through the years of 3 babies I've discovered, I love a good drop crotch pant for those diaper days!  It gives extra room and comfort for them to move, crawl, walk, baby squats, all those activities babies do without falling off, cutting into their bellies, or restricting movement. I've tried a few different patterns over the years but this one is by far my...

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Can you believe how fast that year went by!?  If you've been reading that long you'll probably remember the Instagram Make Nine Challenge we set for ourselves.   If you are new here-  Basically, you choose 9 things (sewing or craft related) that have been on your "to try someday" list and put them on your goals for the year.  It's a very low key way to bring to light some important projects with very little pressure attached. So let's check-in, shall we?  How did you do? Here is my make nine from last year- 1. Sew Stuffies-  I actually made 2 barnacle...

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Apple Tree Patterns, DIY, Fabric, Featured Pattern, Free Pattern, giveaway, Handmade, Pattern, Rockerbye, Rockerbye Destash, sewing, Sewing Pattern -

You know when unexpectedly fall head over heels with a pattern?  Well, that just happened to me and I had to share my joy with you!   I always like to make my handmade sews last as long as possible obviously, so when I came across the Apple Tree Patterns Grow with Me Dress I knew I needed to give it a try for Sutton.   I've used their grow with me sweatshirts in the past (I even featured them here) and have loved them so I couldn't wait to give this a whirl. Well, let's just say expect to see a...

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Discount Pattern, Ellie and Mac, Featured Pattern, giveaway, Pre-order, Rockerbye Destash, sewing, Sewing Pattern -

It's been way too long since I featured the awesome Ellie and Mac Patterns on the blog and I've been missing them.  I knew when I got my rainbow skull pride strike in squish the Be Creative Hoodie was calling my name! It'd been on my "To Sew List" for too long!  I headed over to their site to find the most amazing thing-  ALL, I repeat ALL of their patterns were 50% off for all of November!  What an amazing gift! I grabbed Be Creative as well as..well... a whole lot more and got to printing.  I was pleasantly...

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Be proud Auction, custom fabric, Fabric, Give Back, Handmade, pre order fabric, Pride, Pride Charity, Rainbow, Rockerbye, Rockerbye Destash, Rockerbye Destash Fabrics, sewing -

It's that time of year again- one of our very favorites here at Rockerbye!   The Pride event is back and bigger than ever!  We've had the honor of participating in the last few years and are so happy to be welcomed back.   If you are new around here, The Pride Event is where our fabric community comes together to raise money for the Be Proud Charity Auction- a Charity Auction that gives donations to charities such as Point of Pride, The Trevor Project, and Trans Lifeline all which support the LGBTQ+ Community.  It's such an amazing way to give back and...

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