Hi! I haven't posted in so long, but that does not mean that I have not been up to creating! Let's do a quick run down of some of the things I've made since I last posted. I'll update everything on this list with a link to the post as I create the posts. I … Continue reading Updates…
I went apple picking for the first time this past weekend! Who would have thought that it would be such a rewarding experience? Initially, I complained about how much work this was and I was really wearing the wrong type of shoes. It was at that moment, I realized - I'm picking apples. In a dress … Continue reading Apple Picking
Backstory Sometimes, I have the hardest time following through with things. I have signed up for numerous contests and never entered a single garment. This year, I said I was going to challenge myself to harder and more challenging projects, I don't know what better way to get this kick started than to enter … Continue reading Pattern Review Wardrobe Contest
Hello there! How in the world did I make it over 25 years without so much as ONE single wrap dress in my wardrobe? SIGH. I present to you my newest obsession... Wrap dresses! This is the Style Arc Kate wrap dress. It is so incredibly comfortable and easy to wear. After I got over … Continue reading Wrapped in Love!
Hello there! Happy New Year! I present to you the first thing I made this year!!! It is the Morris Blazer from Grainline Studio. I picked up the pattern during their Black Friday sale. The fabric is from fabric.com. It is a very lightweight printed ponte polyester/lycra blend with a tribal pattern. This blazer is … Continue reading Graphic Morris Blazer
Hello there, This Christmas, I decided to do as handmade as possible. Aside from the gifts for my 4 coworkers, I made everyone's presents. Oh, where shall I begin? Pajamas #squadgoals I made my dad and nephews matching deer pajamas. They are Simplcity 1504. I made my brother-in-law this bow tie top. … Continue reading Merry Christmas!
Hello There! Since moving to Maryland, my parents have become obsessed with the MILLIONS of deer that happily prance around on people's yards around here. As a joke, I wanted to make them deer sheets for the guest bed. A few weeks before Thanksgiving, JoAnn was having a MASSIVE sale on Flannel and/or I had … Continue reading I DEER you to Find Something Cuter
Hello There! Lately, I have been obsessed with sewing for little girls. I have been using the Caroline Dress from Mouse House Creations. I'm not sure if you remember this bag. A while ago, I made a book bag and I loved it and took it to class with me every day. That bag is … Continue reading Baby Rosie
Hello there! I know it has been rather quiet around here, but that does not mean I have not been sewing! I present to you Brown Eyed Girl! I wore this dress to a party and that song was on when I walked in. This dress has the perfect amount of swish and it looks … Continue reading Brown Eyed Girl and Señor Azul
Happy New Year! I have been hidden for the past few months because I moved to D.C. and got a new job! Moving and starting work was so tiring, but I still managed time to sew! I have made quite a few things since moving. Here's a quick update: I will talk … Continue reading Peachy Keen