I don’t make many pants…unless you count jumpsuits LOL. Y’all know I prefer the ease of one pieces but recently I have decided that I need more separates in my … Continue reading Slim High-waisted Pants: Simplicity 8655
Often times I begin my sewing projects with a particular pattern and then find my fabric, but this time I found the fabric first.
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
I, like many of you, have a hard time resisting pattern sales, especially after the latest season patterns have been released. Well Joann has Simplicity on sale for $0.99 (which … Continue reading January Pattern 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
One of my coworkers and repeat customer wanted a classic tunic style top. I showed her a couple of options and she selected Simplicity 8295, pointing out that she preferred … Continue reading The Perfect Tunic: Simplicity 8295
McCall’s patterns are on sale through August 12th. Take a look at what I grabbed.
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
Four bottoms are needed for a Suduko wardrobe. I had specific plans for one block (that’s coming next week) and I knew one would be jeans (because…jeans). Leggings, or slim … Continue reading Cropped Wide Leg Pants – Simplicity 8093
McCall is having a great sale on Out-of-print patterns ($0.99 for all except Vogue at $1.99) and $3 clearance McCall patterns. The site appears to be overworked at the moment … Continue reading Weekend Sales Roundup – June 26-28th
6 Days to Save Sale! June 18- June 23rd $1.99 Butterick patterns $6.99 Kwik Sew patterns $4.00 Glacier and Simply fleece prints $1.99 Magnolia solids 50% off Absolutely Cotton quilting prints 40% … Continue reading Weekend Sales Roundup – June 19-21st
Welcome to the fourth installment of Frougie Tip Friday. If you missed the other parts go check them out I tell you how to save on sewing machines, patterns and sewing … Continue reading Frougie Tip Friday – How to Save on Fabric – Chain Stores
This is part 3 of my Frougie Tip Friday series, part 2 covered how to save on a sewing machine. Today I want to talk about the sewing essentials, the basic tools … Continue reading Frougie Tip Friday – How to save on the essentials