I’m so excited to be a part of the Tie Dye Divas Mermaid Maxi Skirt* blog tour!!! I’m in great company for my very first blog tour, see the full list … Continue reading Mermaid Maxi by Tie Dye Divas
By now you know I love this pattern, LOL. This is the third time I’ve sewn Butterick 6330 (actually the 4th – one was for a customer). I originally sewed … Continue reading Take Three: Butterick 6330
I’m so excited to be featured as Pattern Review‘s Member in Focus for May. You can read the whole post here.
It’s not often that I make a pattern twice, especially back to back, but I actually liked Butterick 6330 enough that I’ve made it four times in a little over … Continue reading Take Two: Butterick 6330
As soon as I saw M7757 in McCalls Spring release I regretted not hitting the gym and eating right this winter. LOL! I absolutely adore this retro 70’s vibe crop … Continue reading Navy Leaf Outfit: McCalls 7757
Another great pattern test!
You asked and I answered! If you follow me on YouTube you know that I created a couple of “vision boards” for my Spring/Summer sewing plans that I shared in … Continue reading How to Create a Sewing Vision Board
Me Made May was started by Zoe of So Zo: What Do You Know nine years ago as a month long sewing challenge to set and achieve you individual sewing goals. … Continue reading My Me Made May Pledge
One of the great things about sewing is being able to recreate garments that are already in your wardrobe. If you own a simple garments (like leggings, tees and knit … Continue reading I can make that! Border Print Dress
Vogue 8977 has because a TNT pattern. It is a perfect choice for this gorgeous navy floral crepe from LA Finch Fabrics.
I entered this dress in Pattern Review’s Reversible Contest. So if you like this make and are a member over at Pattern Review please vote for me! Click here. Voting … Continue reading Reversible Wrap Dress – McCalls 7745
Here is my latest video where I share with you all of my spring sewing plans complete with pattern numbers and fabrics. To get all the deets view it on … Continue reading Spring 2018 Plans
I’m so pleased to have had another opportunity to test a ModKid* pattern! My prior experiences with both the Leilani Romper/Dress and Wren Dress and Crop Top have been great. I’ve also purchased the … Continue reading Seersucker Spring Break Short by ModKid
I think just about every sewist in the US who could get to a Joann store went some time over Easter weekend to take advantage of the massive pattern sale. … Continue reading Spring 2018 Pattern and Fabric Haul
I’ve completed and blogged about 15 sewing projects and shared 3 YouTube videos so far in 2018!
I’m starting to have a weird love/hate relationship with patterns. I’m a pattern sewists, sure I draft somethings, but I’ve found most things I dream up or see and want … Continue reading 2018 Spring Patterns Review
I had the pleasure of testing Jennuine’s Skiff Tee pattern (here) which Miss Socialite really likes. So when Jenn was looking sewists to test the Skiff Tee Dress Expansion I … Continue reading Skiff Tee is now the Skiff Dress!
Like many of you reading this I went to see Black Panther on opening weekend. My hubby was really geeked about this movie as he and the boycub (my stepson) … Continue reading My Black Panther Outfit: McCalls 7473
I love the style of shirtdresses, but I very rarely wear them. For one they are usually made with cotton fabric and I hate to iron (which is one of … Continue reading Bold Striped Duster: Simplicity 8546
I’m bringing you another new pattern I had the opportunity to test, The Avalon Shorts by Peach Patterns. This pattern is a simple & chic pair of easy-to-wear, pull-on shorts designed … Continue reading Newly Released Avalon Shorts by Peach Patterns