The Simple Life

Happy August! I can't believe I'm saying those words! Summer is coming to a close but we are still rocking the summer clothing around here. Today I'm going to show you how I did a mash up of Kyra with Juniper to get the cutest summer romper! I used the

It's August!! This year has gone at lightning speed and it's hard to believe the kids are going back to school soon, if they haven't already! This month we are featuring patterns that are perfect for adding to your child's school wardrobe. I hope you join our #SLPcoChallenge.  For the

Have you started planning your back to school sewing yet?  I’m on the blog today to share an idea for your “star” student, a short-sleeved jayden with a star applique. To make the star applique, start by measuring your pattern piece to determine the dimensions of your star.  Remember to

Good morning! For those who don’t recognize my kids by now, I am Victoria Strong. Since I received so many kind messages asking about the Tinkerbell-inspired dress I made, I thought I’d hop on and write a tutorial on how to create a pixie skirt! Gather Your Materials! For this tutorial, you

Cheers, oh, sorry I meant, TIERS!!!  Today I am going to show you how to create a super on-trend summer dress.  I keep seeing these dresses online at clothing boutiques with pretty steep price tags and knew I could create my own pretty easily. This hack is really simple to do, and

How it is possibly already June? The year is flying by and I'm so ready to hop right into summer and all the summer sews! For June's monthly challenge, we are featuring some amazing patterns to help you jump in too! I hope you join our #SLPcoChallenge.  For the month of

Happy Spring!! As we head into summer, we are highlighting some great patterns for going from Spring into Summer. I hope you join our #SLPcoChallenge.  For the month of May, our challenge theme is “Butterfly Garden”. The Monthly Challenge All month long we are featuring a select few patterns from our collection, which

Can you believe that we are already through most of February?!? I feel like yesterday we were getting ready for the big man to come down the chimney, and now it’s time for spring! I don’t know about y’all, but when I think of spring dresses, especially for Easter, I