by sjbrower ( edited 10 Jan 2016 ) 28 Aug 2015

I had the pleasure this summer to teach my neighbor's 9-yr old daughter, Jacky, some basic sewing. She was so fun to be with, and built amazing confidence as she made 2 pillowcases and a pair of pj pants.

I made this t-shirt for her to celebrate her new skills!

I had purchased the sewing machine design from UT a while back, and saw something similiar with this favorite saying on UT Fans FB page.

Jacky loves her shirt.... and I love the hug that I got when I gave it to her!


by rsloan 29 Aug 2015

That is so cool! And I'm sure she will remember this time with you always

by sandralane 28 Aug 2015

What a great neighbour you are, and hopefully she will now have the basics and an interest to go on to other things. I would love to have a little girl in the family to pass things on to. Only boys I'm afraid, who knows maybe in the future i may be lucky enough to have a granddaughter. Sandra.

by decojo 28 Aug 2015

Lovely design ~ very nicely done! Joyce

by lbrow 28 Aug 2015

You are to be commended for teaching her. I love the saying you embroidered on her shirt She will love it and you/Lillian

by brendalea 28 Aug 2015

Great T Shirt. So nice that you are helping a child learning to sew.
Reminds me of a few years back when I found a Grade 7 boy a sewing machine. To this day he is still creating lovely items.
Thank you for sharing, Happy Stitching :~)

by dragonflyer 28 Aug 2015

I am sure she will love it.

by airyfairy 28 Aug 2015

I am sure she loved her t shirt. How kind of you to spend time with her.

by jrob Moderator 28 Aug 2015

That was so sweet of you to teach her, encourage her, and give her a trophy shirt!

by sonjapotgieter 28 Aug 2015

Great work...Looks Fantastic!!!

by pldc 28 Aug 2015

fantastic job Sharon! It is so nice that she wants to learn this skill & you must be a good teacher to pass along this love we have of sewing!~hugs~

by pennyhal2 28 Aug 2015

You've changed her life forever! Sewing is a skill you don't forget. You are an amazing friend to spend your time to help her learn. Fantastic!

by cfidl 28 Aug 2015

Adorable! Good work!

by connerj 28 Aug 2015

Too cute - she will love it :)

by mysew1325 28 Aug 2015

this is adorable... she will remember you always..

by toogie 28 Aug 2015

This is so sweet! I am thrilled always, to hear someone learned to sew. I hope she enjoys this craft as much as we do. What a nice way, for her to show her pride, no reason she loved the shirt! Good for you too!

by noah 28 Aug 2015

Way to go:):)She will remember your class all her life:):)hugs