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 wasn’t made in a printed, patterned or otherwise textured fabric. But, to not throw you off entirely, it is still a bright color. This pussy bow dress, with a button front bodice, had been on my to-sew list for almost a year. And with it finally being spring (although you’d never know it in this gloomy Pittsburgh weather), I thought it was time to finally make it.

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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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