Doll Days! Skirt Challenge

Been a while, huh? Lots going on! Next week we will start the Doll Days! Skirt Challenge (and your chance to get a free doll clothes pattern)! I’m very excited to see everyone’s skirts! I’ve been designing a lot lately and thought it would be fun to offer a free bonus pattern for Doll Days! […]

Fall Quilt Market Sewing

I’ve been sewing and designing  a lot in the studio this month. I finished several doll pieces for my friends at Andover fabrics for their booth at the Fall 2016 International Quilt Market. I was working up until the deadline, so I didn’t take proper photos of all the things I made for them. Luckily,  […]

Doll Days events

The Doll Days blog tour is moving quite nicely. Yesterday, I posted a tutorial on   C&T Pub blog    for how to trace your patterns and preserve the originals, so they stay just like new. I also did a sew along and posted a bonus pattern for this dress and its bow. Get the free […]

Spring Sewing

Working on my submission for the spring/summer issue of Too Cute Doll Designs magazine with the theme “summer camp” has me thinking about our online summer sew and share event…it’s going to be so fun to see what everyone sews for their dolls. I can’t share my project for the magazine yet, but I can […]

Another Sneak Peek at Doll Days!

I’ve been doing a little of this and that over the last week or so. Teaching keeps me a bit busy. Had a great time at my local quilt guild meeting last week and we  have our Willamette Piece Makers youth guild meeting this week, so I’m working on that prep, too. I’m excited to […]

Preview of My New Book

It’s been so hard to not share anything about my new book. It takes a long time to do all that it takes to get a book in print. It reminds me of a young child waiting for her birthday to arrive–it’s so exciting! Well, I received a little birthday surprise early when I saw […]

Flower Headband for Dolls – Tutorial

Things have been super busy around here. This week I am off to the EE Schenck Trends Trade Show in Portland, where I will be doing demonstrations, doing a book signing, and teaching a Make-n-Take project. Here’s what I came up with for the Make-n-Take: A cute fabric flower headband for dolls! The thought behind […]

Sew in Style Week 7 Is Here

    We had a lot of fun in Sew for your Doll camp, using the book Sew in Style-Make Your Own Doll Clothes. We made so many cute and fun projects!! And some cute projects from the online Sew in Style Summer Sewing Club, too!!! These kids have some mad sewing skills!     […]

Sew in Style Week 5 Double Dash

It’s week 5 of the Sew in Style Sewing Club for kids! This week’s sponsor is Timeless Treasures -Thank you!!! This is the main fabric in this week’s prize bundle   This week we’ll change things up just a bit to keep things lively! Double Dash! [I just love Mario Karts Double Dash!] This week […]

Sew in Style Sewing Club Week 5 has begun

Week 5 started yesterday…it’s time to look back at the Week 4 sewing and announce the winner of the prize drawing. Fabulous sewing all around, kids!!! Here are some of the highlights!!             There was a lot of great-looking projects shared during week 4. To see more projects that the […]


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