and for you jetsetters..

You know the ones who get to go to Disney or other such exotics??? Our girl  Carla with some tugging from our tester Marlo brings you sleeveless Maddie.  Tell me does it get any better?????? Either as a dress or top this pattern is sensational…get yours on sale, read below.

2 days left!!

Over at You Can Make This 20%off on all patterns!!!  Use code NEW20!  Below our Maddie Pattern.

School Starts Tomorrow

Hope your summer was thrilling!!!!!!!!

Such a talent

Our next guest who you’ve all been introduced too prior to this blog post is our very own Melissa P. who’s variety of talents keeps amazing us.  Weather sewing or decoupaging Melissa’s hands are always busy creating the prettiest things and we feel blessed to share her talents with all of you.  Read her blog,ask questions get to know her because she is such a good being.  One can’t help but be inspired by her kind heart.  Take a look at this dress over at her blog!!!  This is the fabric with the most dramatic appeal..We love our Amanda Fleur!!
oh and by the way all our PATTERNS are 20% off at YOU CAN MAKE THIS.COM until September 1 so take advantage of this great deal ..Use code below.

Another Sofa

OK Madeline has done it again with this overly comfy couch but another set of new pillows for Peking Handicrafts our new manufacturer for Home accessories.  Indulge yourself in these embroidered beauties and livin up your home.  Many thanks for the sweet comments coming my way!!!  Adore you guys.


Please take a pic or let me know if you see these around town.  Would love to get your sightings on these!!  Look what my girl Madeline did!!  She can do just about everything..She put them on a sofa for you all to get the feel of them. That girl o mine is priceless!!!

She keeps upping the bar!!

We all love Monique the most prolific quilter in etsy land and probably the world!!! She makes the simple patch light up!! Her work is fun and enthusiastic and makes us smile!! I’m so blessed she considers me one of her favorite designers!!!  Everytime I look into my flickr group she has posted another beauty. I had to share this one with you because it is just so beautiful.  But today she surprised me with the most clever remake of a t-shirt.  I don’t know about you guys but I think we are going to see these appear in her etsy shop so stay close!!!  I love her new blog too!!!  So beautifully done and just a sweet place to land on and discover new things!! Thanks Monique for making it look so easy and inspiring others. xoxox Jennifer

You Can Make This is Live

Congratulations to our Winners!

First, we want to give a huge shout out to EVERYONE reading this. You are all wonderful, amazing, and SO special to us! You're all always winners in our book…

With that being said, let's put our hands together for the 3 Poodle Fat Quarter Winners! Congratulations to Dana of Toad Hall Antiques, Jennifer of Hopeful Homemaker, and Adrianne of Little Bluebell!

Congratulations, Ladies!

We hope you all have a fabulous, wonderful day… and, as always, thanks for entering the raffle!!!! 


Welcome Viviane Valentine

…and Congrats to mom Kadi for bringing this sweet one into the world with the help of hubby Peter.  Let’s just say the Sis Boom Family is getting bigger and bigger!!!  Not even quite a month old and she’s been lovingly made a sweet dress out of our favorite paisley in DANCE WITH ME !!!!  Congrats to everyone!!  Famous sisters included!!  Lucky for me they are all taking up sewing with the help of momma Dale so it looks like baby Viviane will have the prettiest wardrobe around town!!! Welcome to the world baby girl!!