Hi there! If you're new to my blog here is an update! I am currently working through the Seamwork Design Your Wardrobe program. This is a three-week program hosted twice a year that will help you plan your garment sewing. While the program is active, participants receive a dispatch (or worksheet) that helps lead them … Continue reading My Color Palette
Hello, hello, hello! Gosh, I haven't written since July of last year. There are a few makes that I could go back and talk about but I feel like I've captured them well enough on Instagram and my time is better spent looking forward to the new year. I'm hopeful that this will be a … Continue reading Sophisticated Relaxed Shiny
Child-rearing is a glamorous job, I tell ya. Yesterday, I wore four different outfits. I mean, if that's not glam I don't know what is. Granted, my first wardrobe change was because I underestimated how hot it would be. (I've lived in Houston for 15 years, so I'm not sure how that's possible.) The second … Continue reading My first Style Arc make, the Indigo Maxi Skirt
I am usually very late to the party when it comes to sewing patterns. I very rarely sew up something from a newly released pattern. This is for no other reason than I just can't keep up. I have eyes bigger than my stomach, in a sewing kinda way. The reality is, I have a … Continue reading I pattern tested the Fiona sundress by CCP!
I bought this fabric ages ago. In fact, I bought it almost exactly two years ago when I was doing an awful lot of fabric shopping with hardly any plan for what I was buying. I'd like to think that I'm being more thoughtful about my fabric purchases now. One might say I've gotten pretty … Continue reading Aww Suki Suki now.
At the beginning of the year, I set out to write at least one blog post per month. I had a plan to capture, in blog post format, the things that I made. It was a pretty good plan and I was really excited about it. Now, we're hitting the midpoint of the year and … Continue reading Sew a Kalle Shirtdress, like, now.
I'm super pumped to share this make with you for two reasons. 1. This the first time ever that I've made a complete outfit. I made the top and I made the pants. How dope is that? And 2, this particular outfit is one that I've never thought that I could pull off and, I … Continue reading My Winslow Pants and Nikko Top