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Little Sewing School: Lesson seven

Aimee Randle

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Little Sewing School: Lesson seven

This months Little Sewing School was inspired by my children's passion of doing arts and crafts everywhere and my passion of not having a million colored pencils at the bottom of all of our bags. I did something similar with my knitting needles a few years back but instead of the ribbon tie I used for that project, I added elastic here so I wouldn't be asked a million times to tie up their roll. You're welcome ;)  They LOVED these and going out for dinner and on airplanes is going to be a much more enjoyable and organized event now. Yippee!...


Project Run and Play Pattern Tour - Aviator Hat

Aimee Randle

Project Run and Play Pattern Tour - Aviator Hat

I had the pleasure to hop on the final day of the Project Run and Play pattern tour. There were 20 (!!) fabulous patterns released this time around and to celebrate the huge amount of fun, they are all 20% off until today. You also have a chance to win a free pattern by following Project Run and Play and the designers involved. Today is the final day, so jump in quick!  I have been sewing for tiny girls for the past 8 years so when my little man came along last year I was excited to switch things up...


Little Sewing School: Lesson six

Aimee Randle

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Little Sewing School: Lesson six

After a brief holiday hiatus, Little Sewing School is back! This fun new project is perfect for those of you who received new dolly's, stuffed animals and other little friends for the holiday season. It's also great for those already loved buddies and for creating matching handmade outfits for little ones and their sidekick. Lottie is pictured here with her galpal (American Girl Doll) Claire and her little sister Róisín has fabric already picked out for her favorite pink teddy Cindy Lou Who. This I such an easy sew and it helps to teach taking measurements, adjusting garments to the...


Pajama party with Project Run and Play!

Aimee Randle

Pajama party with Project Run and Play!

Every year on Christmas Eve we have a tradition where my littles open a present that contains a new pair of handmade pajamas for them and their favourite dolly and an ornament for them to hang on the tree. This year, just before Christmas, Audrey from Project Run and Play got in touch about a PJ party and I jumped at the chance to join in. Whats more fun than a brand new pair of Pajamas? Joining a bunch of fabulous designers for a digital PJ party of course! This year we even have a new little elf to sew a...


Little Sewing School: Lesson five

Aimee Randle

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Little Sewing School: Lesson five

After a brief hiatus for the release of our City Lights Cape collaboration with Project Run and Play we are back with Little Sewing School! This week we have a fun and practical project that I'm sure you'll find useful and a great learning experience for your little one. This drawstring bag is perfect for swim lessons, a library book carrier, a kinder/preschool tote, an airport carry on or to fill with fun arts and crafts to keep your little one entertained on a restaurant outing. I have designed this bag to be a quick and easy sew, a great...