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
I loved The Mimi, from the September/October issue, as soon as I saw it. It’s a simple batwing dress designed for knits that can be both dressed up and down simply based on your fabric choice, accessories and shoes.
The fall season is definitely upon us and the winter is quickly approaching. During these chilly/cold months I love to feel comfy and warm but I still want to look … Continue reading Comfy and Cute – Sweatshirt Dresses
Not sure why I never got around to sharing this look, but better late than never. After first trying liverpool knit from Finch Fabrics to make McCalls 7046 I fell … Continue reading Coral Floral Girls Sundress: McCalls 7079
I really enjoy pattern testing and my experience working with Marina of Peach Patterns was no exception. I had the opportunity to test their first womens pattern the Mama Leilani Dress … Continue reading Two Versions of Mama Leilani
What a great dress for babies to tweens from Suco by Susana.
Can you believe how fast summer is flying by? It’s almost Labor Day! So despite the fact that it has been insanely hot here in the southeast and will likely … Continue reading Simplicity 8264: A Fabric Mart Guest Post
I jumped at the chance to be a tester for the Wren Tank Dress + Crop Top pattern by Modkid because I love a 2-n-1 outfit. The dress can be … Continue reading ModKid Wren Dress+Crop Top
This month’s post features a special person, my mom! As soon as I saw Vogue 1550 I thought of her.
Anyone who has been sewing clothing for anytime has likely sewn or heard of the TNT (tried-and-true) McCalls 6886. So why is M6886 a TNT pattern? Well it’s so simple! Can … Continue reading A Tried and True Review: McCalls 6886
Easy breezy summer dress
Here’s what next on my sewing table.
Joann had a great pattern sale this weekend with McCalls, Vogue and Simplicity pattern on sale! I certainly hope you took advantage of it because I sure did! I will … Continue reading Weekend Pattern Haul
Spring is the start of dress season for me. I love dresses, they make me happy! I also love this Mint Floral Dress.
Obviously, the first thing I thought about for this late January post was a red dress for Valentine’s Day. My original plan was to whip up one of the … Continue reading Little Red Dress: Vogue 1513 a Fabricista Post
I have been eagerly awaiting McCalls Early Fall Patterns because this release was to include the first Beaute’ J’adore patterns! I follow Beaute’s blog and I love her style and … Continue reading McCalls 2016 Early Fall Patterns
This blog is cross posted on Fabric Mart Fabricista Blog. Check out rest of the Fabricista team and their creations here. Today is the official start of summer! It has actually … Continue reading Little White Dress: Fabric Mart
McCalls 7061 is actually a pajama pattern, but it can be used a loungewear or athleisure wear. I originally purchased this pattern for the pants, view F, to make joggers last … Continue reading Heather Gray Sweatshirt Dress – McCalls 7061
I know that I’ve only posted two things that I have sewn this year but I have been sewing. lol Taking pics in the winter has been challenging with it being … Continue reading I promise I’m sewing!
I needed a dress for a party back in October and I thought of this sexy little off the shoulder dress from Mimi G. My first attempt at this Off-the-Shoulder Dress … Continue reading Abstract Houndstooth Print Off The Shoulder Dress – Mimi G Tutorial