Saturday, July 14, 2012

Smocked baby dress

Tried my hand at smocking - this is Simplicity 6767 , one year size. The bodice is shortened to make room for the smocking , and the zip replaced by buttons at the back opening.  Fabric is a checked cotton, the smocking design was inspired by  an excellent tutorial on 

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Another pair of shortalls

LiEr's shortall pattern (  is so good that I had to make another one;  the little fellow needs more play clothes now that he goes to play school for 3 hours a day. This one is blue denim with contrast pockets ( modified shape) and white topstitching . I am very happy with the way they look. They seem super-comfortable too!