Category Archives: Sewing for Kids

Handmade Birthday Gifts: First Birthday!

This year we started having enough friends with kids to be invited to a fair number of birthday parties.  Our own philosophy with toys is that less is more.  I don’t want my house to look like a child care … Continue reading

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Sewing & Such

I haven’t posted in about an epoch about sewing.  That doesn’t mean that I haven’t been doing any, just haven’t been doing a good job about documenting it.  I have a bunch of semi-finished projects that I need to complete … Continue reading

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Drum roll please.

And the winner is… Sew She Sews, who said: “Another Rochester NY crafter!! Hi! I was so excited when I saw where you were from  I spend most of my time sewing quilts and other things for my kids. I … Continue reading

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Sweet Sassy Molassy

If you’re stopping by for the first time for the Sew Mama Sew May Giveaway, thanks, and here is the link to the giveaway post. In other news: Wow.  Who would have thought that putting my name on a little … Continue reading

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May Giveaway Day!

Welcome to my blog if you’re checking in from Sew Mama Sew for May Giveaway Day!  I’m Amanda, and I am happy to have you stop by.  I have a 16 month old son who is into just about everything, … Continue reading

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Fun in the dirt!

Those are one of the triplet of shorts I whipped up the other night when I realized that it was suddenly warm and Luke had no shorts!  As you can see, he loved them.  We spent the entire afternoon in … Continue reading

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New Ottobre Veteran

There. I did it. It took me a long time to actually finish this project, but it is done and now I can say that I have completed my maiden Ottobre pattern… and enjoyed it.There are so many simple details … Continue reading

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