Ladder Stitch Tutorial

I think this is more commonly called a ladder stitch, but I am not 100% sure…I have always called it an invisible or blind stitch, but I think that is for when it’s used on a hem (that tutorial coming soon)…  It’s used for closing up seams, such as in pillows, stuffed animals, etc…  You… 

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More pics from my trip ~ Rosedown Plantation

These pics are from a plantation we visited called Rosedown.  It is absolutely stunning!  The gardens are a mix of formal around the house and picturesque on the rest of the grounds.  The lady of the house who originally planted them kept very detailed journals of what was planted where, so they are almost identical… 

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Princess Bella Pattern Review Update!

Some of you may remember that I posted a pattern review for Izzy & Ivy’s Princess Bella Dress a while back.  (find the original review here)  Well, they have since re-vamped the pattern, and when I contacted them to ask if they would like to be a Wildflowers & Whimsy sponsor for ABE 2.0, they… 

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Yummy Homemade Ice Cream Cake

I posted it a while back, but since it’s summer and I just made one for B’s b-day party and it’s delicious and I can’t stop eating the leftovers I figured it was worth reposting… I made this cake for Ian’s 3rd birthday.  I got most of the decorating ideas on Coolest Homemade Cakes.  And… 

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