Plans For 2012

Jan 08

We are really excited about all the fun projects we have planned for this year. In fact, over the last few weeks we’ve been thinking hard about what to do in 2012, and we spent time to re-reading all of the fantastic feedback we’ve gotten on our blog lately, (especially the feedback on the 12 days of Christmas posts. Especially this one, and this...

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Pattern Site Browsing issues

Dec 11

Pattern Site Browsing issues

Hi everyone, If you’re browsing on Liberty Jane Patterns with Internet Explorer 8 or 9, then the navigation bar might not be displaying properly. We are working to resolve this issue, but in the mean-time we wanted to point out a few work-arounds for you. 1. You can use another browser. We enjoy Chrome for PCs, or Safari for the MAC. If that’s not an...

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Nordstroms Senior Designer Joins Liberty Jane Clothing…

Nov 07

Nordstroms Senior Designer Joins Liberty Jane Clothing…

Hiya Folks, Wow, have we got some exciting news to share…we are adding a new member to the Liberty Jane team this week. Welcome Karin Pascho, (and the crowd goes wild)! We are thrilled to have her join us on our mission to change the world. Karin will primarily focus on the pattern publishing efforts for the near term. We’ve got a lot of patterns that...

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The best fortune cookie fortune I’ve ever gotten

Oct 24

The best fortune cookie fortune I’ve ever gotten

  It was a cold and rainy night (welcome to Seattle). We were just finishing up some pretty good Chinese take-out. Then I got this fortune in my fortune cookie…Is that weird or...

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Libby’s Harajuku Skirt

Sep 06

Libby’s Harajuku Skirt

Libby’s been planning her back to school outfit for weeks now. She had her heart set on wearing a skirt made from the Girls Harajuku Skirt Pattern. She picked out this super cute acid washed stretch denim and together we made this skirt, finishing it up just in time for her to wear it for her first day of 5th grade! The skirt is really easy to make and it went...

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Zambian Seamstresses In Class…

Aug 19

Zambian Seamstresses In Class…

Hi everyone, Thanks again for helping us support the Zambian Seamstresses. Here are some nice pictures of them learning. The program was 3 months, (it’s already over), and they learned a...

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Small Waistbands are a Breeze on the Bernina 330

Aug 15

Small Waistbands are a Breeze on the Bernina 330

Here’s a fun sneak peek of a skirt that I’m working on for the 2011 Fall line. It’s a similar style to the skirt version included in the Faraway Downs Sewing Pattern, but it incorporates the updated waistband style that was introduced in the newest version of the LJC Jeans pattern designed to fit American Girl Dolls. This outfit will most likely...

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A Mannequin out of Duct Tape? Yes You Can!

Jul 29

A Mannequin out of Duct Tape? Yes You Can!

Summer’s a great time to bond with your kids, right? Well, Libby and I did some serious bonding the other day. Libby’s been developing quite a passion for sewing lately. She’s made outfits for her American Girl Dolls, Pullip Doll, Karito Kids Dolls, even her AG mini dolls. With the release of our first girl sized pattern she’s now wanting...

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Winner of the T-shirt Giveaway!

Jul 25

Winner of the T-shirt Giveaway!

Hey guys! Thanks for the amazing response to our recent giveaway. The winner is Kanani and Hazel! Their comment #32 was randomly chosen by random dot org and they’ve been contacted by private message. Congratulations!

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Giveaway – Seattle American Girl Store Opening

Jul 17

Giveaway – Seattle American Girl Store Opening

Ready For A Give-Away? Here’s the thing…we decided to brave the crowds on Saturday July 16th and go to the grand opening of the newest American Girl Store in Seattle a tthe Alderwood mall. Here’s a video log of Libby’s first experience at an AG Store. We’ve spent years and countless hours looking through the catalogs, it was so fun to...

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