Checkerboard Cape: McCalls 7477

November Fabricista Make

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Fabric Mart Feature: Flower Power

Check out my latest blog post over at Fabric Mart Fabrics for all the deets on this sundress! Scroll down for my quick pattern review. This gorgeous floral burnout fabric is still available here. Grab yours before it’s gone! Pattern: McCalls 7774 Pattern Description: Loose-fitting pull over dresses have side pockets. C, D: Fitted dresses…

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Summer Separates Navy Collection: Gingham Tie Top

Summer Separates: the last piece S8927

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Summer Separates Navy Collection: Wrap Pencil Skirt

Summer separates piece 3. Wrap pencil skirt

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Summer Separates Navy Collection: Wrap Top

The second piece in my Summer Separates Collection

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Summer Separates Navy Collection: Gingham Shorts

The first piece of my summer separates mini collection.

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Made by a Fabricista: Zadie Jumpsuit

Summer’s Viral Pattern: Zadie Jumpsuit

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Spring Fabric Haul!

Check out my latest fabric haul! I also talk a little about my upcoming projects!

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Suit Up! Simplicity 8749

I’m so proud of this suit!

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Jumpsuit Turned Dress: McCalls 7632 & 6955

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

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Mosaic Wrap Dress: Burda 6829

Last but not least the final Wrap Battle entry!

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Floral Denim V-Back Dress: Closet Case Fiona

I hate buttonholes, but I love this dress!

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Navy Leaf Outfit: McCalls 7757

I absolutely adore this retro 70’s vibe crop top and wide leg pants outfit.

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Spring 2018 Pattern and Fabric Haul

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. I know I did! Plus I grabbed some pre-cut pieces from Fabric Mart while they were on sale. I share it all with you in…

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Bold Striped Duster: Simplicity 8546

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 the reasons I love to sew with knits). Also since I’ve started sewing they’ve just seemed like to much work to make…collars, cuffs, buttons and…

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Black Blousy Bodysuit: Kommatia 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 but the wool content should be enough to keep me warm. When I first pulled the fabric out of the packaging I thought it was…

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Comfy and Cute – Sweatshirt Dresses 

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 casual chic. Lets face it – the comfiest outfits aren’t always cute. Thankfully McCalls released M7688 just it time to provide four different “fashionable” takes…

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Wine Floral Maxi: McCalls 7561

Who doesn’t love a maxi dress? I mean they are great for spring, summer and fall. I never seem to have enough but my go to maxi patterns have been McCalls 7121 and 6744, but I when Maggie Elaine shared her version of McCalls 7561 on Instagram I decided I needed one too.

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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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