DIY Statement Sleeve Coat

I was afraid I wouldn’t get this coat made before the weather got too warm to wear it. Hahahahaha…how silly of me. It’s been snowing almost every day this week in Pittsburgh! Guess I’ll get a bit of wear out of it this season after all. If you’re a regular here on my blog, then you know I’ve been having a lot of fun making coats in fun prints and colors this winter. So, I figured why not add just one more. Also, with this coat, I finally succumbed (reluctantly) to the statement sleeve trend – more on this to come.

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DIY Perfect Spring Dress

Don’t panic – you’ve landed on the right blog. I’m sure it was a bit confusing at first, seeing as how this week’s post is a dress in a SOLID color. Looking back, I realized this is maybe only the second garment I’ve posted that […]

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DIY Plaid Wool Coat

Hello!!! Sorry I’ve been MIA for a couple of weeks. Life got a little crazy around here, but I am back and bringing with me a big blast of color and pattern! I have some awesome projects lined up to share, but I must say […]

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DIY Appliqué Tutorial

As promised in my DIY Star Wars Quilt post at the end of 2017, I am excited to (finally!) share my appliqué tutorial. I think this tutorial is perfect if: 1. You don’t have an embroidery machine that does appliqués; 2. You want an appliqué […]

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Cozy Ombre Sweater

Ahhh….so this is what it’s like to be warm and cozy during a coat-less winter photo shoot. As part of my 2018 sewing resolutions, I challenged myself to not buy any ready-to-wear clothing this year. This includes casual basics, like t-shirts and sweaters – things […]

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