Hi everyone! This won’t be a long post. I’ve been trying to make more of an effort to share our everyday/family life more often, so this is one of those posts. 🙂 We are seldom able to do everything we really want to for Christmas. Like most folks, we have a very tight budget that… Read More Kalel and Aquila seeing their present from mom and dad: a new playset!
Hello there! How are you? I hope you’re having an incredible day! It’s getting close to the holidays! Can you feel the excitement building? We celebrate Christmas here and the kids have their final day of school tomorrow. To say they are excited would be an understatement. I’m one of those people who doesn’t get… Read More ADHolidays: Halla Slim Dolman gifts!
Hi everyone! Thanks so much for stopping by today! I hope you’re having a fabulous day! The Posh Top by George and Ginger Pattern Company is one of my newest favorite patterns. I made a couple of them during the testing process and I find that I wear them as often as possible. They… Read More A very Posh dress: pattern modification/hacking
Hi everyone! I hope you’re having a fabulous day! I’ve recently challenged myself to share more of my life with my online friends. As a mother of 4, wife, friend, photographer, sewist, DIY project enthusiast…etc, etc…life can get a bit crazy. I absolutely love sharing all my projects with you. But as much as I… Read More Sunday Heart to Heart: My top 10 wishes for my children (Vlog)
Hi everyone! For today’s #ADHolidays freebie, I started to make a video, but figured it was easy enough to figure out, so here it is! I used the Made for Mermaids Christmas ornament pattern from last year to create these super sweet ornaments for our tree, using my Aurora Design Fabric scraps! It’s the perfect project to involve the kids.… Read More ADHolidays: Ornaments a plenty
I couldn’t be happier with the way this project turned out. I was pretty proud of myself for being able to figure out how to do the back button focus,. Also for getting the kids to take decent photos. It involved no bribery!… But then, i thought about it and realized….they are really just that fun together. So maybe it had nothing to do with me, after all. I mean, look at those kiddos! How lucky am i?… Read More Astronauts & a new camera trick
Hi everyone! Hope you are all doing fabulous today! I have another freebie to share, courtesy of the Aurora Design Fabrics #ADHolidays campaign. Throughout the month of December, the admin team at Aurora Designs is sharing our favorite free patterns, tutorials, tips and tricks. There are tons of fun things to come, & there are tons of fun ones that have been shared already, like the new memory card game tutorial Elizabeth created yesterday! You can find that one on the AD blog here: How to make a fabric memory game. For the rest of the posts, you can find them in the Aurora Designs Facebook Group. Today’s share is just a quick and easy pattern that’s perfect for the holidays! It’s simple to whip up, doesn’t take much fabric and works perfectly with our panels!… Read More #ADHolidays : A stocking full of cheer
Hi everyone! Hope you’re having a fabulous day today! At Aurora Design Fabrics, we are featuring our favorite free tutorials and patterns through the entire month of December. Patterns for Pirates recently came out with a new freebie, so I sewed it up to share with you! … Read More ADHolidays : A Patterns for Pirates Slouchy Headwarmer
Today’s tutorial comes from Elizabeth Blanchard, one of the Aurora Design Fabrics admins. She has made a video tutorial to show how she colorblocks her free Patterns for Pirates slouchy Beanies… Read More Aurora Designs Holidays: A new color blocked P4P Slouchy Beanie from Elizabeth!
Hi all! Hope you are having a great day! Brandi Lowery, the fearless leader here at Aurora Design Fabrics* had a fabulous idea the other day! She figured we (all the admins) should do something big for all of you this holiday season…so she came up with the Aurora Designs Holiday Freebies! Throughout the month of December, we will all be writing and sharing our favorite free patterns and tutorials with you! My first project to share is this pretty pair of Bonny Leggings!… Read More Glitter Bonnie Leggings : Aurora Designs Holiday Freebies