Month: December 2015

The Georgia Twirl dress is a simple, cute style with full circle skirt for maximum twirl factor. Pattern review by Mabey She Made It

Georgia Twirl Dress

My Brynley girl has a birthday just a few days before Christmas. And we try to make it a big deal. We also have a tradition where I make a skirt or dress for the birthday girls, so I like to make Brynley’s really fun. This year, I knew I wanted to make her a […] Read more…

The top 15 posts of 2015 from Mabey She Made It

Best Posts of 2015

I always like looking back over a year and seeing what went well and (yes) what didn’t. I like to learn from the past, and its just really interesting to see. So I pulled out the top 15 posts from this year so you can check them out with me. I’m counting down, so here’s […] Read more…

Free pattern for this adorable Origami Dress from Mabey She Made It

Origami Dress with Free Pattern

Sometimes I’m drawn to a pattern because of its versatility, and sometimes I’m drawn to a pattern for its intricacies. Today’s Origami Dress is one of those I love for its detail and uniqueness. I had this idea floating around, so I began trying to draft something beautiful. The only problem is that I’ve never drafted […] Read more…

Buy it or Make It Coats: a guide for the best coats of 2015

Buy It or Make It: Coats

Winter time means mittens, hot chocolate, and beautiful coats. And now is the perfect time to make or snag a coat you’ll love for years to come. I’ve rounded up some of my favorite coats to make and to buy in hopes that you’ll find just what you’re looking for! Make It Coats: Provence Pea […] Read more…

Make your own Christmas stocking with this free pattern and tutorial.

Make Your Own Christmas Stockings with HTV + Free Pattern

 When I pulled out our Christmas stockings this year I knew they needed to be redone. While I still like the stockings I made a few years ago, there simply aren’t enough to fit our family. I made the last ones when Saige was a baby, and since we’ve added two more girls to the […] Read more…

Simple and classy striped jewelry holder from a cabinet door!

Striped Jewelry Holder Upcycle

This post is brought to you by Folk Art and Blueprint Social. The opinions are my own. Take an old cupboard door (that you’ve now moved several times because you just knew it was going to be something beautiful one day) add some chalk paint and crystal knobs, and you have the start of a beautiful […] Read more…

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