The Green Menagerie

Welcome to my little corner of the crafting world! I am obsessed with all things sewing-related, including my newest obsession, machine embroidery. Everything on this blog is handmade by me.

You can also come visit my etsy store at I love doing custom orders!

Friday, September 23, 2011

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Giveaway Roundup!

Fort Worth Fabric Studio is having an awesome giveaway! Check it out here!

Cheryl's Teapots2quilting is having another one here!

Thursday, June 02, 2011

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Rosetta Ruffle Bag

The girls call my new purse the skirt purse. The pattern came from

Nora's Pillowcase

Are we getting sick of these name pillowcases yet?

Monday, March 21, 2011

Church bag

With matching pencil case and marker case.

Friday, February 18, 2011

Thursday, February 17, 2011

18" doll Valentine Dress

Texas Baby Gift

Custom order as a baby gift for a Texan living in Washington state.

Feliz Dress, take two

Love this pattern, and can't wait to make another one!

Feliz Dress, take one

I finally broke down and bought the book Sewing Clothes Kids Love; I'd been dying to try the Feliz dress pattern! The instructions seemed a bit tricky (and vague), so I made this practice dress using extra fabric from my stash before trying a "real" one. Love it!

Monday, January 24, 2011

Friday, January 14, 2011

Paperback Book Cover

Footed PJs

The girls got to choose some fleece for new footed pjs (Melaina chose not to have feet on hers.) Notice Avalie's pose. Such a girlie girl!

Name Pillow