Mini Marcel

  Pattern:  Simplicity 8268 Pattern Description: Easy-to-sew knit joggers for the entire family. Pattern is sized for adults, teens and children. Sizing: XS-L (kids) , XS-XL (adults) I sewed a kids small Difficulty: 2/easy Fabric Used: Gray ponte remnant Does it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope? Yes Were the instructions easy to follow? Very […]

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I’m a Fabricista: McCalls 8090

Gathers and tiers.

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Sewn Mag Feature: Simplicity 8466

I was featured in the May/June issue of Sewn Magazine!

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Mosaic Wrap Dress: Burda 6829

Last but not least the final Wrap Battle entry!

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Seersucker Spring Break Short by ModKid

I’m so pleased to have had another opportunity to test a ModKid* pattern! My prior experiences with both the Leilani Romper/Dress and Wren Dress and Crop Top have been great. I’ve also purchased the Annika Sweater but haven’t had a chance to review it. Back to my latest review of the newly released Spring Break* Shorts. I love them and…

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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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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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Blue Floral Flounce Dress: McCalls 7046

This bright blue floral flounce dress has been in the plans for years, but I finally made it.

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Pink and Purple Multi Chevron Tulip Dress – Frankenpattern

Yay! Finally I have a new dress to share.  I actually finished this before heading out to the conference last week, but have just now had time to write a post.  Don’t worry I haven’t forgotten about the Day 3 Conference Recap, its coming later this week.  On to the dress. This dress is a…

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