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!
Happy New Year!! I hope you all had a wonderful holiday. I don’t know about you, but I think 2018 is going to be amazing! Not only am I so excited to enter my first full year of blogging (yipppeee!!), but I have so many […]
With the move back from Australia and holiday travels, I haven’t had much time to sew in the last couple of weeks. So, I decided to do something a bit different this week and share a non-garment project. Not only is this quilt probably my […]
As some of you may know, I just cannot contain my love of polka dots and button-downs. This week, I’m feeding my obsession with a bright red number perfect for the holidays. (You can check out my oversized, blue polka dot button-down here.)
For this week’s post, I did a bit of time traveling. I took a 30-year old pattern and brought it into the 21st century.
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 […]
We all know the Christmas season is fast approaching, but before we get to all that – Happy Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving is, without a doubt, my favorite holiday. I love spending a relaxing day with family and friends, before the rush of the holiday season kicks […]