Saturday, 22 December 2012

Tenderfeet Stitches - Bow Tie halter dress

I loved this pattern.  It is very pretty made up and very easy to make.  

I thought I would make Maddie (my grand daughter a little Christmas dress).  I don't buy a lot of fabric from Spotlight, I prefer the quilting shops, even though they are a lot more expensive, the fabric is 100 percent cotton and I am not a fan of cotton mix or poplin!  Anyway occasionally they have something I can't resist and this Xmas fabric was one of those.





And of course I think Maddie is gorgeous in it!




This is another little dress I made for Maddie.  

Absolutely love this fabric

It is the Gracie Dress by FemiKids Couture



And here is Maddie wearing her new dress with me



Till Next Time


Fair and Square - A Tie Dye Diva Pattern

Oh my goodness, I can't believe I haven't posted in a month.  Too much going on.
 I tried the Tie Dye Diva Pattern and loved the results.  I had bought the pattern and the  fabric ages ago.





This one has the hem band, I made the flower as a brooch so you can wear it on the dress or a headband




And this is the version without the hem band




I love the fabric for this style of dress.

Till next time


Thursday, 22 November 2012

Ruffle back dress - Pattern by FooFoo Threads




This was my first attempt at shirring.  I have always avoided it as it looks so difficult.  

Well I here to tell you it is easy as.



Back ruffles - I added an extra one.


Front is pretty with ruffle on bodice


And of course a matching headband


Lovely Isobel modeled it for me


Isobel loved it so much her mother had to wash the dress
 every evening for 3 nights so Isobel could wear it the next day





Till next time



Sunday, 11 November 2012

Foo Foo Threads Pattern - Vintage Style Ruffled Romper

Well I have been sewing a few of the Ruffle Rompers
I think I have another 4 cut out ready to go 
 I need to make a few dresses, so I will sew them later
But here is what I have made so far


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 Pretty  pleased with how they look 
And as you can see below they are lovely on

Till next time


Thursday, 8 November 2012

Yummy Quinoa Bakes

I have lots of food intolerance's and I work on the road.  So getting something for lunch some days is quite a challenge.

 I made these the other day and they are perfect.  

The base recipe is 1 and 1/2 cups of Quinoa rinsed and cooked
And 6 eggs.

To this you add what ever you like
Spray your muffin pan, add mix and cook in 180 degree oven.

Here are some variations I have made.

Chicken, sundried tomatoes, capsicum, olives, onion, zucchini, goats cheese rolled in ash and basil.
Pictured

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Baby spinach, broccoli, grated carrot, grated zucchini, sliced mushrooms, 3 cloves of garlic.

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1 grated zucchini, 1 grated carrot, I chopped onion, spinach leaves, sliced mushrooms, chopped tomatoes, chopped pumpkin and 3 cloves of garlic and Italian herbs. 

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The other great thing about these is they cook fast. 

And they taste great cold.

Next I am going to make bacon, pumpkin and corn
and salmon and asparagus 

Hope you enjoy!




Till next time


Friday, 26 October 2012

Little Lizard King Tutu Tutorial

Just wanted to share how gorgeous little Maddie looks in her Tutu made with the Little Lizard King Tutu tutorial

This is very easy to follow and I think they are great for photo opportunities.






I made Maddies with 3 shades of pink tulle.  Light pink, pink and fuchsia.
There are two of these, one pink and one light pink available in my Etsy store.



Till next time


Sunday, 21 October 2012

Sling Bags and other things

It has been ages since I posted...other than the giveaway info. I wanted to keep the giveaway info at the top and I've been very tired and not up to much.  But,  I had my gorgeous family from Melbourne stay with me.



My son Chris, my daughter in law Kylie and little Miss Maddie


I made this cute little vintage style dress for Maddie




I think she looks gorgeous in it.


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I have made some sling bags.  Danique wanted one.  So I drew a pattern and after a few tweaks to the pattern this is how they tuned out












Oh and I made these two little skirts for Maddie



I love this fabric!


Till next time


Saturday, 6 October 2012

Mummy & Me Give Away

This Giveaway is officially closed - thank you to everyone who participated and helped!
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Well as far as I can work out I am doing this the correct way.  I am actually just going to copy another business's wording as they worked with the powers that be (see I did not mention them) and this is how it was worded.  I have cut and paste this and just inserted Silver Heart Creations where appropriate.
Having said that there is a lot of contraction on the internet,
 but this one seemed very legit!


Mummy and Me Give Away when Silver Heart Creations reaches 1000 Fans


Acknowledgment that the promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
In any way shape or form.


So here are the details!!


Silver Heart Creations is having a giveaway for their fans when they reach 1000!!
The winner will receive all of the above and will be chosen by random org.
I will pay for postage within Australia.  International I will pay for up to $20,
it must be sent with tracking  (winner to pay the difference) 



“Easy entry for all Silver Heart Creations fans on Facebook”.

 “If you’re a fan on Facebook, you are entitled to a free entry. If not, you can become one here.”

https://www.facebook.com/silverheartcreations

To enter yourself -  the giveaway is for fans only!
 You must comment with your name
under this post - and only this post please.
So that random org has you as a number. 





Hobo bag for Mummy and Me (little girl)



Reverse side of Me (little girl)  Hobo Bag - every little girl loves Barbie. 
And Flower for Mummy


Necklace for Mummy


Necklace for Me (little girl)


Headband for Mummy


 Headband for me (little girl)

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Now I can only ask that you be a fan to enter.

  And I will check as it is only fair to everyone who is a fan already!   

 I cannot ask you to comment on my page, like my post,
 or share the photo...but any help would be greatly appreciated.

Remember to leave your name in comments.
  Winner will be posted on this blog when we have reached 1000 fans! 

 After the winner is announced if they have not contacted me within 5 days
there will be a redraw.
   
By commenting your name below you have said you agree to this redraw condition, the postage terms and
Acknowledge that the promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
In any way shape or form. 


Thank you so much for your help and support.

Till next time!



Saturday, 22 September 2012

Vintage Style Ruffled Romper - Pattern by Foo Foo Threads

Just had to show you the Vintage Style Ruffled Romper I made this week


The lovely Isobel is modeling it for me


And she looks lovely in it! She is such a cutie!


It is a halter neck with detail down the bodice


Comfortable shorts for play


And every little girl loves ruffle!


These will be showing up in our Made It store in a few weeks
I have wonderful visitors staying next week (can't wait) and then have some bags to make.
After the bags I will be doing one of a kind rompers in various sizes and fabrics.

Till next time