As soon as I saw M7757 in McCalls Spring release I regretted not hitting the gym and eating right this winter. LOL! I absolutely adore this retro 70’s vibe crop … Continue reading Navy Leaf Outfit: McCalls 7577
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 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’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
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
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.
One of my favorite jumpsuits Vogue 9116 in a scarlet red jersey.
This wrap bodice dress is a winner!
This month’s post features a special person, my mom! As soon as I saw Vogue 1550 I thought of her.
The cold shoulder definitely is the “on trend” look of the season, maybe year, and the pattern companies have definitely taken notice. All of the Big 4 companies have produced … Continue reading Abstract Leaf Cold Shoulder Dress: Vogue 9238
This is one of my favorite makes!
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
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 am so excited about these floral sweaters. Mostly I’m just pleased to have squeezed in some time to sew for myself. I loved mine so much I decided to make … Continue reading Flower Power for Sweater Weather
Yaaaaayyy!!! I won the Wrap It Up challenge. I had the high scores from the judges AND I won the readers vote! Thank you all for voting. I won 3 free … Continue reading Fabricista Fashion Challenge: Week 3 – Sewing Tutorials