I don't know about ya'll, but in my world "Fall" is synonymous with "Back To School" - which is exactly the season I found myself sewing for when I flew back to Virginia last month. And when it comes to school wear? You need practical, comfortable, wearable, play-worthy clothes that sew up quick and don't hog fabric.Read More
I am - at best - a sporadic blogger these days. Take no offense, blog land, I'm also a sporadic shower-er, grocery shopper, and consuming-a-meal-without-a-kid-in-my-lap-er.
But I thought I'd blow the dust off my little blog here and share a bit about our recent move across the country!Read More
Ahh, the "to-do" list. I don't know about you, but mine is extensive. I can't begin to tell you how much fabric I've bought to knock out each project I've dreamed up in the last year since I've taken up sewing.Read More
I am the FOURTH stop in the Greenstyle Essential Wardrobe blog tour! When I was approached to participate, I was thrilled to carry on my self-care sewing saga. I think every sewist should remember to benefit from their own talents! Store bought clothes may be cheaper (though my refashion BFF would argue otherwise! More on that tomorrow...) but they won't scream "You!" like your own creations. These beginner patterns from Greenstyle make a great launching point for a full self-sewn wardrobe.Read More
When I was first approached to participate in this tour, the patterns to choose from were merely concepts. I had a vague idea of the pleated skirt, collared bodice, and tie neck... but I couldn't have imagined just how adorable it would actually be!
Grab your sunglasses. The cuteness is BLINDING!Read More