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Introducing Ravello! - New PDF Sewing Pattern

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Im so super excited to introduce a new pattern, Ravello, for Little Lizard King! I designed this dress with a boat neck shape, i love the classic style and elegant shape it offers. Complimented by little spaghetti straps that connect the shoulders. It features gorgeous contrast options on the front and back bodice, and also on the pockets! YES pockets! Ravello is for woven fabrics, and the pattern is available in sizes 12 months through 14 years. Its perfect for adding some sweet embroidery detail or piping.  Happy Sewing! Tash

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Blooms & Bobbins - New Fabric by Melissa Mora for Riley Blake!

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Who wouldn't fall in love with beautiful florals, AND sewing prints all rolled into one collection? Melissa Mora of Melly Sews designed Blooms & Bobbins for Riley Blake Designs with a beautiful garden viewed perfectly from a sewing room.  Something that I have always loved about Riley Blake  is that they absolutely nail their pinks and blues - always such gorgeous shades! It was a tough decision to choose which fabrics to work with for this project... but I couldn't go past the Blue Bobbins Main and Pink Bobbins Stitches Sparkle (the little gold stitches are actually metallic! GORGEOUS!)     I...

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Introducing Miramar - New PDF Sewing Pattern

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I am always so excited to work on new designs for Little Lizard King, and even more so when its something for our baby/toddler category! Miramar is a super sweet, summer feeling romper and is designed for woven fabrics, ages NB - 4 years.  It has two great versions included in the pattern, above, the bow tie front version, isn't it super cute?! This one is made in the sweetest fabric, I just fell in love with this whole range, Citrus Grove from Hawthorne Threads.The second version has a darling ruffle around the bodice and is perfect to add sweet trims...

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Project Tour: Rhapsody by Sedef Imer for Riley Blake

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I'm so excited to join in all the fun as part of the Rhapsody Project Tour, showcasing some of the stunning prints designed by Sedef Imer, for Riley Blake Designs. It was really difficult to choose which prints to work with from this range, all the colours are so vibrant and beautiful - Inspired by the bright and happy colours of Cinque Terre, Italy. I couldn't pass up the two main prints, in teal and white, and the coordinating ditsy floral prints in aqua and yellow.               I chose the Lenox dress by Little Lizard King for Ellie, she loves...

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LLK Sunshine Pattern Release

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With summer in the USA just about to kick off, we (LLK) just released our summer Sunshine Collection, including two gorgeous swimsuits, Sanibel and Siesta, a darling dress - Delray, and two cute accessories, Coralie & Caspian Doll and Bag!   Sanibel is a gorgeous 2 piece number. I love all the options in this pattern, and Miss E chose to go with the panelled ruched bikini bottoms, and the tie top.   Siesta is a cute full piece swimsuit that I absolutely adore. We chose to add the optional chest ruffle to this piece.  And of course, we had...

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