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Late for a Date Blog Hop, Free Heart Pocket Tutorial and Fabric Giveaway

[Edited: Giveaway closed, congratulations Brittany Webb!] Welcome to our heart pocket tutorial and stop on the Late for a Date blog hop featuring the Wonderland collection by Josephine Kimberling for Blend Fabrics! I hope you’ve been enjoying the whimsical take on a classic tale in this collection. These prints will be available soon at the Fat … Continue reading “Late for a Date Blog Hop, Free Heart Pocket Tutorial and Fabric Giveaway”

Storybook Pinafore | TDD Pattern Add Ons | Tutorials

Vintage Inspired Cross Back Pinafore Tutorial

Have you ever wanted to make a classically vintage cross back Pinafore?  Today we will show you how to do just that using our Storybook Pinafore pattern.  With just a few modifications, you’ll have a brand new look! I have paired my modified Storybook Pinafore with the super easy and versatile Easy Peasy Peasant Dress. … Continue reading “Vintage Inspired Cross Back Pinafore Tutorial”

Storybook Pinafore | TDD Pattern Add Ons

Tutorial Tuesday: Make a Wear-Alone Dress from the Storybook Pinafore Pattern

Pretty, frilly, pinafores! Originally pinafores were a protective apron designed to keep the dress beneath clean. (The word ‘pinafore’ comes from the fact they were originally just “pinned” to the front, or “fore” of a dress.) Tie Dye Diva Storybook Pinafore Pattern What if you love their vintage, ruffly goodness but … well … just … Continue reading “Tutorial Tuesday: Make a Wear-Alone Dress from the Storybook Pinafore Pattern”

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A Year of Dresses: Storybook Pinafore and Easy Peasy Peasant

This week is the final costume week in A Year of Dresses before we move on to fall basics.  I have to say, I think this Dorothy costume is my favorite of the bunch! Of course the Storybook Pinafore, so aptly named, is a perfect canvas.  I’ve paired it with an Easy Peasy Peasant dress … Continue reading “A Year of Dresses: Storybook Pinafore and Easy Peasy Peasant”