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! 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
Hi all! Guess who graduated a few weeks ago? I'll give you a few minutes to figure it out... Here's a booklet as a clue... It was rather hefty, but THIS and two others equal in size are part of the reason for my absence. I had fun during my internship and I learned a … Continue reading Addicted to McCall’s M6754
Hi, See, I promised that I wouldn't be gone for too long! What do I have for you today? A book bag! YAY! I was in desperate need of a new book bag. My old one was okay, but the construction was shotty and the straps were starting to come off. It was a Steve … Continue reading Rosie
HI!!! We missed YOU! It seems as if I've been MIA for quite some time? Truth is, I was just taking a "Christmas Break"... It turned into a let's-make-everyone-a-present-and-not-take-good-pictures-and-make-a-bunch-of-undocumented-clothes break. 🙂 Now, I wish I could go back in time and fix that, but I can say that I will try to do better. MAYBE? … Continue reading Misszurib, where have you been?