www.from-a-box.com Otium Sweet Top

Otium Blog Tour: Sweet Bow Top

Inspired by the upcoming Valentine’s Day, this is the Otium Top from Sofilantjes fashioned as a SWEET BOW top for my oldest daughter.

www.from-a-box.com Otium Sweet Top

I think my daughter looks super sweet!  This is perfect for her school days in jeans and boots.


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Coordinating Tops for Girls

Come see!

I am showing off my girlies in one of my favorite patterns… this is my 12 year old niece and my 5 year old daughter in coordinating Otium Tops from the Sofilantjes pattern.

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Refashion a Favorite Dress

When a beloved hand-me-down to my 5 year old daughter didn’t fit her, I knew it had to be a refashion.  So, I refashioned the hand-me-down dress into a new top, and gave it back to my friend’s daughter.  The refashioned new top would fit the 7 year old girl and would be perfect for our Pacific NW weather.


www.From-a-Box.com Sofilantjes Otium Top in Stripes

A Stripe-ity Top for a Tween

This is another knit top made for my 12 year old niece.  She suggested stripes and a bright color like purple.  Using Sofilantjes newest pattern, The Otium Top for girls (12m-size 14), this is the result…..

www.From-a-Box.com A Stripe-ity Top for Tween