Jumpsuit Turned Dress: McCalls 7632 & 6955

I love a Frankenpattern (chop and screwing two patterns together)

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Transitional Jumpsuit: Closet Case Amy

Perfect jumpsuit to transition to fall!

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On the Run Outfit: McCalls 7755

What I wore to the On the Run II show!

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Y’all voted, I made it! McCalls 7577

I let y’all pick and you were right!

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Eden Jumpsuit by Designer Stitch

Another great pattern test!

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Denim Jumpsuit: Fabricista Guest Post

I love a jumpsuit! Second to dresses, I think jumpsuits are my favorite item to sew. One piece outfits just make life easier. Plus jumpsuits are great for transitional months as you can layer them with a jacket or over a long sleeve shirt. And since I’m moving to fall sewing this jumpsuit was a…

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Red Hot Jumpsuit: Vogue 9116

One of my favorite jumpsuits Vogue 9116 in a scarlet red jersey.

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What I’ve Sewn: 2017 Second Quarter Recap

This quarter I’ve sewn up 14 different projects for myself and others! Wanna see what I made?

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Blueberry Criss Cross Jumpsuit – Vogue 9259

Vogue really hit it out of the park for me with their Summer pattern release. I’ve already sewn up 1526 for last month’s post (missed it? read it here) and this month is 9259! https://voguepatterns.mccall.com/v9259 I never wore jumpsuits before I started sewing but now I can’t get enough of them. Weird how that happens, huh?…

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Army Green Jumpsuit: Anitra Blog Tour Style Sew Me

I was glad to accept Eryn’s invite to participate in this blog tour. Eryn is the fashion, sewing and lifestyle blogger behind SewStyleMe. If you don’t follow her already, you should! This Anitra Jumpsuit* is her latest pattern release. This jumpsuit features a dramatic drop crotch gathered pant, wide neckline, elastic waist and side pockets.…

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What I’ve sewn – 2017 first quarter recap

I’ve completed and blogged about 15 sewing projects so far in 2017!

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My Suduko Wardrobe Contest Entry

My entire spring sudoku wardrobe is based off of the Asian Floral Multi print fabric I purchased from Joann. This collection features a variety of pieces that are perfect for spring.

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McCalls 7577: March’s Fabric Mart Guest Post

I loved McCalls 7577 from the very first moment I saw it in the Spring pattern release!!! I knew it would be the perfect garment for my March Fabric Mart guest post.

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Floral Jumper – Kwik Sew 4138

Can you tell I love this print?! LOL It should look familiar if you saw my V8977 post. I mentioned in that post that this print was the inspiration for my Suduko Wardrobe. Joann carries this Asian Floral Multi print in the silky crepe I used for the tunic and the stretch twill I used for…

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McCalls 7366: Angola Print Jumpsuit

I made this outfit several months ago to wear to Beyonce’s Formation Tour but never got around to posting it. In a few weeks Beyonce will be back in town and that reminded me that I never shared this outfit. And that I need to be working on the next one. This was one of those…

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A Look Back

*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 and my sewing in general more seriously.  I entered two sewing competitions, winning my first entry in Pattern Review’s Travel Wardrobe Contest (read more here) and…

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Chevron Wide Legged Jumpsuit – Vogue 9116

Sorry for the lack of posts last week I was on vacation and really disconnected. My family and I spent 3 days laid out at the beach, so please excuse all my tan lines. I did post a few beach pics to my Instagram so be sure to follow me there. Today I’m sharing a…

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February Projects / My Travel Wardrobe Contest Submission

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, followed patterns, self drafted, remade RTW items, installed zippers, learned to serge, done a blind hem and more. Still I want to continue to learn…

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