How to Modify the Sugar Pea to have a Gathered Skirt/Flounce

Recently someone asked me if the Sugar Pea could be done with a gathered flounce instead of circle skirt, when working with limited fabric. Just a couple of weeks later, I ended up wanting to make a Sugar Pea with this beautiful Silent Night fabric (from Sew Lovely...
How to Modify the Sugar Pea to a Simple Peplum Top

How to Modify the Sugar Pea to a Simple Peplum Top

  The Sugar Pea is a gorgeous show-stopper and one of my favorite sews, but recently I found myself wanting to make something a bit simpler from these fantastic grunge stripes (Northern Rose Fabrics). Since I always have my Sugar Pea pattern pieces easily accessible,...
Single Tier Hack for Sugar Pea Tunic – perfect for swim tops!

Single Tier Hack for Sugar Pea Tunic – perfect for swim tops!

I wanted to make my daughter a swim top from the Sugar Pea pattern, but was concerned about it being a bit too heavy when wet. So I decided to shorten it to a single tier – here’s how I did it: First I measured the difference in length between the short...

Single Layer hack for the Campbell Jacket

This hack is for the standard Campbell Jacket (no peplum or collar) with snaps, buttons, or velcro. Save on fabric and make a cute light jacket from just a single layer! I suggest sizing down the width (size blending to the correct height size if necessary) if making...

Shorts hack for the Stylin’ Snuggler

Want to turn the Stylin’ Snuggler into a cute summer pajama romper? Use the short sleeve version and cut off the legs to make shorts! I recommend sizing down – this version was made in the correct size per height, in the slim fit (she measures between...