Thursday, April 16, 2015

Easter Cousins in their Tilly Dresses

Hey gang! stopping by to share some Easter photos and the dresses I made for Parker and her cousin Hailey.  They seriously were ADORABLE.  I used the Art Gallery collection called Littlest and I heavily modified the Tilly top by Brownie Goose.  The dress had mega twirl potential! They both had their buckets from the POP Shop and matching headbands.  They might look back at this 20 years from now and say.."OMG why did my mom dress us matching!!!!"  Oh well girls :)

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

POP Shop Update! Custom Bible Covers

Hi gang!  Stopping by to share some more shop items!  Bible covers have been VERY popular.  Lot's of scrapbookers are Bible Journaling and doing Illustrated Faith with Shannon Noel.  We can put just about any design on them.  They are microfiber and super sturdy.  Find them on POP! 

Monday, March 30, 2015

Make it Monday- Bella Blvd & The Potato Chip Skirt

Spring is NEAR! Hallelujah! Time to get to sewing up new spring clothes. The Potato Chip skirt is a new pattern by Tie Dye Diva. It comes in three options, lined, unlined and reversible. I chose to go with lined version since I used the Sunny Happy Skies white with polka dots fabric. 
I used Snapshots Hearts in Orange for a fun pop of bright to line the pockets. The pattern teaches you how to add decorative piping even! I didn't go that far, but next time for sure. 
With my leftover fabrics I made a matching applique shirt (pattern found HERE). 
Bella Blvd Sunny Happy Skies fabric for Riley Blake Designs, Bella Blvd Snapshots fabric for Riley Blake Designs, Muslin, Heat N Bond Lite, Medium Cut Away Stabilizer, Wash-away Stabilizer, Embroidery Machine, notions 

Monday, March 23, 2015

Make it Monday- Deco Doil Boot Spurs & a Tilly Top

I used a tried and true favorite pattern of mine for my daughters top, you may even recognize it.  It’s theTilly by Brownie Goose and has been here a few times.  I modified it again to have an open back with sash closure.  Perfect for anytime of year and it pairs perfectly with her Lily Ruffler bottoms.
To create the spurs I followed the instructions in the design.  I used the same technique from myprevious post to apply the iCraft® Deco Foil™ to wool felt. If you look through Sevens Emporiums designs there are a few I think would be fantastic childrens party favors.  Gold Sheriffs badges come to mind!


Supplies Used:  
Blend Fabrics:  Luckie

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Bella Blvd 2015 Creative Team

It's finally time to share our exciting news with you! After pouring through all of the submissions for our Creative Team call, we have put together a team of talented and diverse designers that we know will bring amazing projects to the blog and to you! Please give a warm welcome to our newest Creative Team members!
We want to thank each and every one of you that sent in your submissions to our Creative Team call. Once again, we were truly amazed at the wonderful response we got, and loved seeing so many talented designers that wanted to be a part of what we do around here.
Our new Creative Team members are so excited to get started and we can't wait to share their talented designs with you. We will begin introducing everyone to you, and showing you some of their work, on Tuesday, April 7th! Until then, we hope you'll visit their blogs to get to know them: