Category Archives: Sewing Projects

colette sencha blouse

Introducing Colette’s Sencha Blouse! Yep, another Colette pattern. What can we say, they’re awesome patterns! This beautiful summer blouse is feminine and slightly tailored, but not too fitted. The Sencha features pleated tucks at the front and back, a button … Continue reading

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multi-tasker tote bag

Anna Maria Horner’s multi-tasker tote is a real winner! This roomy 5 pocket tote is perfect for a day trip or just a day out. The ingenuity of it’s design makes the multi-tasker a super fun project to make. Not … Continue reading

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new pajama pants

My family has been circulating sickness for weeks now. Not very fun! What better way to embrace staying at home in bed than sewing up a new pair of pajama bottoms. Made from Melody Miller’s Ruby Star Spring 2011 fabric, … Continue reading

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nani iro lap duvet

Here at nido we’re loving these super easy hand tied lap quilts! They’ve been so popular at snack and sew, due to their simplicity, that Stephanie and I found ourselves wanting to give it a try. Who doesn’t love an … Continue reading

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sweet summer vacation

After a full summer of splashing in pools, soccer, long walks in the woods and late night popsicle runs, we finally decided to pack up  and head into the woods for a truly relaxing vacation. Words can not describe how … Continue reading

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i’ve been sewing, you?

A Honey Girl dress for Jen, made out of Nani Iro.  Pants for Franco, made out of coveted Heather Ross fabric. A Simplicity top for Amanda, (I did finish this, just didn’t get a photo), made out of Heather Ross … Continue reading

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lazy day kids skirt

  The Lazy Day Kids Skirt is being offered twice this summer and is such a fun and simple project, it really shouldn’t be missed! In just 2 hours you will walk out the door with a darling skirt for … Continue reading

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rochelle sews clothes

When I first met Rochelle she was already hooked on sewing her one-of-a-kind accessories in her shop, Lucky Lucille, but clothes? Well, she just wasn’t so sure about sewing up some stylin’s. But, look at her go now! I think she … Continue reading

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wiksten tank

Borrowed this Wiksten Tank from Ashley yesterday, just to check out the sizing before I made my own, but have fallen in love with this one.

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father’s day checker board

Doesn’t this make a perfect gift for the dad in your life? I think so! Since Father’s Day also happens to be the start of summer, the idea to make something that could be useful at the beach, on a … Continue reading

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