Cote dAzur Tote by Whipstitch

The Côte d’Azur Tote is Here! For Labor Day & All Autumn Long.

Introducing: The perfect large tote for summer, fall, and all your on-the-go and around-town needs!  The Côte d’Azur Tote is now available in my shop–and you can totally sew it up in time for the Labor Day weekend (and the autumn days ahead).  

The Flip Flop Dress: optional unlined bodice with rounded neckline

The Flip Flop Dress: What Makes It Special

The Flip Flop Dress pattern started out, years ago, as a style my mother manufactured when she made children’s clothing for her cottage company back in the late 80s and early 90s, back before people had cottage companies.  It is a simple, classic, adaptable pattern for girls sizes 2T-6.

At Last! Pre-Release: The Flip Flop Dress

I’ll be going on and on about this pattern for a few days, just be warned.  I’ve made about a zillion of them, and my daughter wears them all. the. time.  So I’ve got photos to share and lots to say–because I love the pattern, and I know you will, too!

racerback shift in frock rayon h

Cotton + Steel Frock Rayons

Oh, rayon.  I DO love you.  I have always loved you.  I am so glad we’re getting back together. I once overheard an older woman at JoAnn saying to her friend how much she hated rayon ever since The War.  She seemed very sure of her opinion, but I think I made a noise under […]