Dress Shirt Refashion: PR&P

dress shirt refashion

The challenge for this week’s PR&P is the men’s shirt refashion. I started by disassembling my dress shirt. I took the shirt apart taking the pocket off the front and removing the band for the back of the shirt. This allowed the back pleat to open and give me more fabric. I used the Brooklyn Frock pattern from Peek-a-Boo […]

My little Heart: PR & P Week 4

Paper Fan

The challenges of taking a picture of my not quite two year old in a dress? Nothing says SPIN SPIN SPIN like a dress. It’s sweet and fun and endlessly frustrating when trying to take a picture. This week for the Valentines theme on Project Run and Play I sewed up a version of the […]

Super Dog Jacket- Sewing for Boys PR&P Week 3

Sewing for Boys Once Upon a Sewing Machine

  It’s boy’s week over at PR & P! We have been really enjoying the super cuteness of the quilted girl jackets that have been floating around the blogsphere this fall/winter. And then I happened upon this pin on Stacey’s board. I was sold. Now my little guy is really hard to coax into anything […]

Spring Fever Dress, PR & P Week 2

Spring Fever Dress, Once Upon a Sewing Machine

Is it too early for spring fever? Maybe huh? It just really got good and cold here in the Midwest. You may recognize this dress pattern as one Rachel and I collaborated on around Thanksgiving. When we originally pulled this pattern we loved the vintage feel and I really do like the look of this […]