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
Hi there. I am thrilled to be writing this post. Thrilled! The completion of this post means that I set out to do what I told myself I'd do. I followed through. Hand me a gold star, champagne, or a shot of whiskey. I did it! I swear I'm not being facetious. I'm really feeling good … Continue reading My first Blackwood Cardigan
Last year I made the Emerson crop pants. I didn't blog about them or photograph them because it was just as the pregnancy symptoms hit me like a ton of bricks and all creative projects came to a screeching halt. The pants were the last garment that I made before my bump really started to show. … Continue reading My True Bias Emerson Shorts