Posts Tagged ‘Sewing for Kids’

PATTERN REVIEW: Simplicity 8764


Happy Saturday Guys! I’ve been saving this stellar print especially for today!  But before I get into why, let me share the back story! Two fun things happened with Abigail recently: She fell in love with science and all things astrology. She discovered the humor in puns; and much to our dismay, uses them often! lol […]

As Featured in One Thimble Issue 12

Sews by Candice Ayala of CandiceAyala.com for Issue 12 of One Thimble Magazine

Happy Thursday Lovelies! Welcome to my stop on the One Thimble’s Issue 12 Blog Tour! I gotta tell you, I’m crushing soooooooo hard on this issue! And like every issue before it, Issue 12  is filled with a whole bunch of amazing patterns and helpful sewing articles. I got to review two of the ten patterns in […]

As Featured in One Thimble Issue 11

One Thimble Issue 11 Blog Tour Sews by Candice Ayala

Happy Sunday Lovelies! This post contains affiliate links, but all opinions are mine. So if you follow me on IG or Facebook, you know that I have been totally excited about Issue 11 of One Thimble Magazine, if you haven’t been and have no clue as to what I’m talking about, let me tell you! […]

Earth Day Blog Hop – Upcycle Round Up


Hello Lovelies! Today I’m participating in the Earth Day Blog Hop hosted by Lulu and Celeste in honor of Earth Day. Earth Day is an annual event, celebrated on April 22 – on this day especially people worldwide demonstrate a unified support for protecting the environment, like beach clean ups or making a conscious effort to conserve […]

PDF Pattern Testing: The Playproof Dungaree (Pants Version) PART 1


Good Evening Lovelies! I was going to wait until tomorrow to share this, but the excitement was just too much to bear! haha! I finally get to share with you the FIRST OF FOUR, (1 of 4) super top secret pattern tests I’ve been working on. This one is particularly exciting because 1. I upcycled one […]

PDF Pattern Testing: MG2715 Crop Top Skirt Set by Mingo & Grace


Happy Friday guys!! I had the honor to pattern test for Mingo & Grace again last month, this time it was  the MG2715 Crop Top Skirt Set. I really do enjoy pattern testing when I’m able to test the most adorable garments! This set features a cute boxy crop top with three different sleeve options […]

Another Day at Disneyland: Abbie’s Jasmine Inspired Outfit


Hey Guys! Our blackout dates are over so that means we’ll be making many more trips to Disneyland in the next few months. We introduced Aladdin to Abigail last month and now she’s totally smitten with Jasmine, so choosing her next outfit was easy. I wanted to make the outfit a little more age appropriate […]

The Michael Miller Fabrics Pattern Hack Challenge


Happy Saturday Guys! I very rarely post on the weekend, because I’m usually at my “for real job” but I thought why wait until Monday to share with you my hack for the Michael Miller Challenge?! (haha) I was super excited to learn about Michael Miller Fabric’s Pattern Hack Challenge – you know how much […]

PDF Pattern Testing: Poppy’s Peplum Pants


Good Morning Lovelies! I haven’t blogged in a week, and it seems like forever! I’ve been a little busy with pattern testing and I’m also working on a personal project (can’t wait to to share more about that soon!) so it’s been a little challenging to find the time. Last week I had the honor […]

DIY Upcycle Child’s Kimono from Adult Skirt


Happy Hump Day Guys! So last week I went to Goodwill to drop off some stuff the kids no longer use and I decided to go inside to see if I could find anything interesting. I’m glad I did because I came across this gorgeous adult skirt covered in detailed embroidery with beaded trim on the hem. I […]

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