Hello! This week, I am so excited to share my DIY silk kimono. Not only am I absolutely crazy about this kimono, but it is a project that has been a long time coming. It started more than two years ago, when I picked up Simplicity #1318. I had been thinking of making a kimono for a while, and I loved the easy style of this pattern. What I didn’t realize was that it would take me more than TWO YEARS to finally find the right fabric … good thing I wasn’t in a hurry.
Fall is hands-down my favorite season. I love everything about it – the crisp chill in the air, the colorful leaves, apple cider and, of course, the FASHION! To me, nothing says fall fashion quite like plaid, which is why I love this cape so […]
I’ll be honest here…working out is not my favorite activity. It’s more of a necessary evil that takes up valuable time I could be using to sew. So, I’m always up for finding ways to make it more fun. In this case, the fun quotient […]
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 know about you, but I love when a man wears a smartly tailored vest. Doesn’t matter if it’s with a suit or some jeans, I think it looks polished and sort of old-school cool.
This week’s post is all about a shirt that I had as much fun making as I have wearing it (and that’s a lot of fun!). My striped tee with leopard appliqué was inspired by BurdaStyle’s DIY Cat Appliqués tutorial.
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 […]