May 2012 archive

Elise’s little wrap dress

By Melissa LeRay

I was so excited when I came across this pattern.  The little girl on the front is what totally sold me.  I had a bit of a splurge at some point not too long ago when fabric.com was having a sale on their voiles.    I thought this light weight summery print would be a good choice, and it wasn’t that expensive so if I totally botched it, I wouldn’t be too upset.

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Elise’s first quilt

By Melissa LeRay

Well, not really, but her first one from me.  Little Folks by Anna Maria Horner is my all-time-favorite fabric line.   I have had to resist the urge to fleece our savings to buy bolts of each print.  I’ve settled for a half yard of each.  But I wanted to save that, untouched, to make a big quilt for our bed, so I ordered a FQ bundle of the Sugar Cookie palette.

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