Measuring Stretch Percentage - Rhapsody Joggers

February 08, 2017

The Rhapsody Joggers are fitted through the calves so it's important to have the right amount of stretch for this pattern. There is a stretch gauge located on the front pant leg pattern piece which you can use to measure the stretch percentage of your fabric. 

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Blending Sizes - Women's Rhapsody Joggers

February 08, 2017

More than likely the recipient won’t fall perfectly into one size. So I'll provide a few tips on blending sizes for the Women's Rhapsody Joggers.

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Enchanted Fabric Line - Blog Tour

Enchanted Fabric Line - Blog Tour

February 01, 2017

Today is my day to share this super sweet fabric line with you all on the Enchanted Blog Tour! This new collection was designed by Dodi Poulsen of Two Sisters At Squirrel Hollow for Riley Blake Designs and it's perfect to get your spring sewing started.

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Juniper Joggers - Adding a Snap Placket

January 11, 2017

The Baby Juniper Joggers include bonus mashup pieces to be used with the Baby Emerie Romper and Baby Valley Daze! These patterns can be easily pulled up so they don't require snaps for 9M-2T; however, sizes NB-6M of the Emerie Romper must have snaps since the neckline is to small to pull up. Or you may just prefer snaps to make diaper changes easier. I'll show you how to add a snap panel to the Juniper Joggers (this tutorial may also be applied to any short or pant rompers).

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2016 Year in Review

2016 Year in Review

January 02, 2017

It has been quite the year here at SSDl!! Let's take a look at all we have accomplished this year. 

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Driftwood Hoodie Giveaway Sponsored by Knitpop

November 12, 2016

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Princess Elena of Avalor - Midsummer Dream and Festival Skirt Mashup

Princess Elena of Avalor - Midsummer Dream and Festival Skirt Mashup

October 14, 2016

Walking into the Disney Store a few months ago, Harbor immediately ran over to the new Princess Elena of Avalor section. The new princess' dress immediately caught my eye as it seemed to be the perfect mash of two SSD patterns, the Midsummer Dream and Festival Skirt!

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Desert Breeze Maxi Split Tutorial

Desert Breeze Maxi Split Tutorial

August 01, 2016

Who doesn't need another Desert Breeze? Me...just kidding!! I am excited to finally share how I made this Desert Breeze maxi during testing! Use coupon code DBMaxi now through Wednesday, August 3rd at 11:59 P.M. for 25% off of the Women's Desert Breeze pattern. 

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Women's Romper Tutorial - Coachella Shorts / Cloud Chaser Mashup

Women's Romper Tutorial - Coachella Shorts / Cloud Chaser Mashup

July 10, 2016

We've just released the Emerie Romper in babies' and girls' sizes so how about a little romper love for the ladies! This is the very first romper I've ever own (well at least in adulthood)! I've tried them on before, but they always look horrible on me with my non-existent bum ;)! So I'm stoked with the outcome of this mashup and how much I actually love wearing the Coachella / Cloud Chaser Romper!! (Pick up either one of these patterns for only $5 during our 48hr flash sale!! No coupon necessary, sale ends on July 12th at 11:59PM CST).

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Emerie Romper without Elastic Casing + Neckband Measurements (Perfect for the Boys!)

Emerie Romper without Elastic Casing + Neckband Measurements (Perfect for the Boys!)

June 29, 2016

One of my besties had boy/girl twins this past February and I knew I wanted to make them Emerie Rompers! I decided to make a few adjustments for her son's romper, so I eliminated the elastic casing and made it with a neckband instead of the wrapped binding.

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Emerie Romper - Faux Drawstring Tutorial

Emerie Romper - Faux Drawstring Tutorial

May 22, 2016

How stinking cute are the Emerie Rompers with drawstrings?! A couple testers added drawstrings to their versions and they turned out so awesome I decided a tutorial was in order! :)

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Baby Emerie Romper and Crop Top - Tester Round-Up

Baby Emerie Romper and Crop Top - Tester Round-Up

May 17, 2016

The Emerie Romper and Crop Top is now available!! It sure to be an adorable addition to your little one’s summer wardrobe. So many fun options included in one pattern, you can create a tank romper, flounce romper with criss cross straps or crop top!

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