Since this is my first project of 2018, I thought I’d start the year off with a bang. And by bang, I mean a jacquard cocktail dress of course! This is a project that has been on my radar for a few years, and I’m not sure why it took me so long to actually make it. Not only was the pattern a delight to sew, but this dress makes me feel like dancing…or at least doing twirls until the full skirt flares out around me!
I’m convinced that this just might be the coziest garment in my wardrobe. Actually, I think it’s the coziest thing I’ve ever made. And what’s even better? It only took an afternoon to whip up! While I love a good sewing challenge, sometimes it is […]
I can’t tell you the number of times I’ve been shopping and picked up either a mustard colored garment or a mustard colored fabric. But, I can tell you the number of times I’ve put them back – every time. Something about this color always […]
This week, I’m excited to share with you my printed asymmetrical scuba dress. This is a project I completed over a year ago, but loved so much I had to get it up on the blog. Better late than never, right?
I don’t often make a garment based solely around an accessory, but I found myself doing just that after discovering an amazing pattern from Patons yarn, called the Globetrotter Shawl (if you crochet, definitely check it out…it’s a free pattern!). In the pattern photos the […]