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 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
I’ve made this pattern three times, but this is the first one for me!
I’m so excited to share my latest project with you, because this Clare coat is my very first *REAL* coat.
I had the pleasure to test the Madeline Ballet Sweater from Laela Jeyne Patterns newly released “Family Photos” collection. This sweater is a versatile layering piece you’ll want to add … Continue reading Madeline Ballet Sweater by Laela Jeyne
Statement vs Classic Bomber. This reversible bomber jacket does dual duty switching from a bold colorful standout piece to a familiar timeless staple. My Round 3 entry for Pattern Review’s Sewing Bee.
I’ve completed and blogged about 15 sewing projects so far in 2017!
In my Fall/Winter To Sew List I told y’all I was in love with bomber jackets. I had started three at the time of that post. I have since completed those … Continue reading Quilted Floral Knit Bomber – McCalls 7100
I had the great idea back in the fall of 2016 to sew a matching set of bomber jackets. I mentioned it in my Fall/Winter To Sew List post. Bomber jackets are … Continue reading Twinning: Ankara Bombers FAIL
Have you ever run out to buy a pattern with the intention to make it right away, but then you get side tracked and days become weeks that become months? … Continue reading Striped Duster – Fabricista Post
**Special Announcement** I’m very excited to announce that I am now a Fabric Mart Fabricista!!! This means each month I will be bringing you a look created from fabric from … Continue reading Mandala Duster – Simplicity 8059
I’m usually not one to make a pattern more than once. After all there are so many beautiful patterns out there, I should know I have over 100 (I don’t … Continue reading Lumberjack Plaid Coat – Butterick 6244
Plaid Color Block Cape NL6324 I think I am obsessed with capes. LOL I made two caped dress (see TipStitched) last year and now I have finally made an outerwear … Continue reading Plaid Color Block Cape – New Look 6324
*New year, New Layout! Let me know what you think of the new look in the comments below* Looking back 2015 was a pretty busy year. I started taking this blog … Continue reading A Look Back
I made Butterick 6244 as one piece of my 3-Piece Wardrobe entry in the Fabric Mart Fabricista Challenge. Read more about my complete look here. In this post I’m simply going to share … Continue reading Camel Draped Collar Coat – Butterick 6244
Although I have certainly had some #FAILS I’m proud of what I have been able to accomplish in just about a year of sewing. I’ve made dresses, skirts, tops, pants, … Continue reading February Projects / My Travel Wardrobe Contest Submission