WELCOME! What will you find here?

Hello! Now that you’re here, what can you expect to find here?

You’ll meet Janie…


Primarily, we’ll talk about sewing for your American Girl 18″ dolls, like this one:

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which you can purchase here:  http://www.americangirl.com/ (minus the custom outfit)

We may talk about other dolls from time to time

We’ll cover patterns I like (or not!), including some of my own Janie Carroll Designs, which you can find here: https://www.etsy.com/shop/JanieCarrollDesigns?ref=hdr_shop_menu

You’ll find Inspiration you can borrow for your own projects


Book & Pattern Reviews

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A little Humor, here and there


A few crochet projects and Machine Embroidery, too


(mostly geared to dolls)

Things to try when your creative mo-jo has hit a snag

You get the idea