It’s not often that I make a pattern twice, especially back to back, but I actually liked Butterick 6330 enough that I’ve made it four times in a little over … Continue reading Take Two: Butterick 6330
Another great pattern test!
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
It’s a holiday weekend, so you know what that means!!!! Three-day Sales!!!! Keep scrolling for all the great deals you can grab this weekend. Fabric Mart is offering 50% off … Continue reading Labor Day Sales Roundup
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 finally jumped on the Vogue 9523 bandwagon! I love it!
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 hope everyone had a relaxing and enjoyable Thanksgiving! I know I was ready for a break. For those of you who love Black Friday I hope you grabbed all … Continue reading Perfect Weekend Dress: Fabric Mart guest 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
Check out my monthly blog post at Fabric Mart’s Fabricista Blog. This month I created another summer dress out of a designer seersucker from Fabric Mart. Read all about my … Continue reading July Fabric Mart Post: Seersucker in Summer
**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 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
So it’s been a while since I’ve shared a Frougie Tip with you, but today I have a good one. If you follow me on Periscope I mentioned Fabric Mart’s … Continue reading Frougie Tip Friday – Fabric Mart Julie’s Pick
I can’t believe this is my FINAL entry into the Fabric Mart Fabricista Fashion Challenge! These last 5 weeks have truly been a challenge but also very rewarding. I’m so thankful and humbled … Continue reading Final Fabricista Fashion Challenge – 3 Piece Wardrobe
I’m thrilled to have made the top 3 of this years Fashion Challenge. Thank you all for following along and supporting me by voting. My goal was to of course win … Continue reading Fabricista Fashion Challenge Final Challenge Announcement
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
50% off wool ***Deals on www.fabricmartfabrics.com change often so I have no end dates *********ENDS October 1st********** $3.99 McCall’s, Butterick and Kwik Sew. $5.99 Vogue mccall.com Fall Savings Sale September 30 – October 6 … Continue reading Weekend Sales Roundup Sept 17-23
VOTE HERE! I did a happy dance Friday when I read I was not eliminated. Then I realized that was just the first week and the second challenge was already here! LOL The remaining 5 … Continue reading Fabricista Fashion Challenge: Wrap It Up Week 2 Entry
First of all that I want to THANK everyone who voted for me to get me through the first week of competition. Though I did not win, I’m sew happy … Continue reading Fabricista Fashion Challenge – Week 2 Wrap It Up!
I’m “sew” excited to have been selected to participate in Fabric Mart’s 3rd Fabricista Fashion Challenge! What is the Fabricista Fashion Challenge? Essentially, it is a reality show style sew … Continue reading I’m a Fabricista Fashion Challenge 3 Contestant!