I’m baaaaack!!! Chalk and Notch Collab

Whew it’s been a while! Like many people over the last 18 months I’ve had many highs and lows. In addition to adjusting to quarantining, working from home, the kids attending virtual school (and now going back to in person with COVID numbers back on the rise), skipping vacations and missing friends and family I’ve…

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All of My Favorite Things: Untitled Thoughts Mathilde

  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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Nautical Wrap Top: Untitled Thoughts Mathilde

The Mathilde as a tp

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Off-the-Shoulder Bodysuit: Kommatia Cannes

I love bodysuits and I love Kommatia patterns!

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Essential Summer Tank :Street Style Curved Hem Tank

Perfect summer tank!

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Mermaid Maxi by Tie Dye Divas

I love this flared maxi skirt!

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Houndstooth Wrap Cardigan : McCalls 7262

I’ve made this pattern three times, but this is the first one for me!

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The Mimi Dress – SewSoDef

I loved The Mimi, from the September/October issue, as soon as I saw it. It’s a simple batwing dress designed for knits that can be both dressed up and down simply based on your fabric choice, accessories and shoes.

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Pattern Review’s Sewing Bee Round 1

My entry for Pattern Review’s 2017 Sewing Bee.

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Pattern Review’s Sewing Bee Round 2

So I entered this years Pattern Review Sewing Bee! You wouldn’t know that unless you follow me on Instagram (so if you missed it follow here), but that’s my fault as I entered Week 1 at the very last minute. And by last minute I mean I cut and sewed my entry the night before…

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ModKid Wren Dress+Crop Top

I jumped at the chance to be a tester for the Wren Tank Dress + Crop Top pattern by Modkid because I love a 2-n-1 outfit. The dress can be worn alone or with this adorable crop top. The dress features a knit bodice for easy pull on wear while the gathered skirt and crop…

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Wrap Top – Butterick 6285

I love all things that wrap! I mean who doesn’t? Wrap dress, wrap shirts, wrap skirts, they’re all great! I know I’ve made one wrap skirt (here), a reversible wrap dress (here), several faux wrap dresses and a few faux wrap tops, but never a true wrap top. That might be because I rarely make…

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Heather Gray Sweatshirt Dress – McCalls 7061

McCalls 7061 is actually a pajama pattern, but it can be used a loungewear or athleisure wear. I originally purchased this pattern for the pants, view F, to make joggers last year, here. (The pattern is perfect for joggers BTW). This winter I wanted to make some hoodies and sweatshirts so I pulled this pattern out for views…

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Columbus Day Weekend Sales Roundup October 8-13

  50% off Coating, fleece and suiting ***Deals on www.fabricmartfabrics.com change often so I have no end dates   $3.99 All McCall and Kwik Sew Patterns http://www.mccallpattern.mccall.com and kwiksew.mccall.com   Columbus Day Sale October 8-13th Patterns 5/$5 Simplicity patterns $1.49 McCalls patterns $6.99 Kwik Sew patterns Fabrics 60% off Simply fleece, absolutely cotton prints 55% off lace, trim and beautiful…

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Weekend Sales Roundup Sept 17-23

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 $4.99 Vogue patterns $1.99 Butterick patterns 50% off Sporswear, apparel lining, broacades, and royalty broadcloth 50% off Buttons, Coats and Clark thread and zippers, by the…

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