Adventures in sewing for children, the home, and ME with sources from around the world - Ottobre, Burda, La Mia Boutique, Australian Smocking, Jalie, Bizzkids, Farbenmix PLUS heirloom (Children's Corner, Bonnie Blue, Collars, Etc.), boutique (Portobello Pixie, Modkid), and of course, major U.S. pattern labels (McCall's, Simplicity, Butterick, Vogue).
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Saturday, April 14, 2012
Ottobre Summer preview...can I have it now, please!
So the Ottobre summer preview is up!...and I am only disappointed that I have to wait another week for my issue!
So far, I am very eager to make...
everything on this spread! I really like the bubble shorts and the ruffle bottom t-shirt.
I could see Benjamin digging an outfit like this.
The contrast sleeves on that plaid shirt are a nice touch - must sew for my boys!
Everything the smaller girl is wearing is in Gracie's size range and oh-so-cute!
This dress is simple, but very sweet with the little tucks. I think I would do it with an applique near the hem.
In the meantime, I am working on an Ottobre Spring 2008 pattern to make an Alice in Wonderland themed top for our Disney trip. Here's a sneak peek: