Archive | November, 2009

a sweet little coat

i had this great idea to make a special coat for the first birthday of a good friends daughter. i am an amateur sewer, but i didn’t think a coat could be that difficult. was i wrong.

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good thing for my mom, the expert seamstress, because without her, this would have remained beautiful blue wool all folded up in my fabric bin.

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my mom loves little details, and this cute greet velvet ribbon tie back was perfect.

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we used a sweet floral for the lining.

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it turned out so beautifully {thanks to my dear mother} and i can’t wait for her to wear it!

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