I’m so excited to be featured as Pattern Review‘s Member in Focus for May. You can read the whole post here.
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
If you love the function of bodysuits, but not the snug fit, the Ferri Bodysuit is for you. Sew along with me! I shared my love for this bodysuit in … Continue reading My First Sewalong! Ferri Bodysuit
I’ve been eyeing the Black Superwash Wool Jersey since it was listed and this seemed like a great application for it. It’s light weight gives the full top some drape … Continue reading Black Blousy Bodysuit: Ferri Bodysuit
Sometimes I do these release reviews, sometimes I don’t. In full transparency this post id due to the fact I don’t have a project to share today, but I did … Continue reading Simplicity Spring 2018 Release
I knew I had to have this window pane ponte knit from Fabric Mart as soon as I saw it. My only question was which of the three color ways … Continue reading Window Pane Cape: McCalls 6209
One of my favorite parts of pattern testing is sharing newly released patterns with you. And this time is no different, I’m pleased to share with you the Skiff Tee … Continue reading Skiff Tee by Jennuine Design
When I first blogged about the Mimi Dress, from SewSewDef, I said I had another one planned. And here it is! I was inspired by a picture of Beyonce in … Continue reading The Mimi Dress Redux