Linen Dreams

Every year I make a promise to myself that I will sew more outfits that I can actually wear more than once and every year I break that promise to myself . I made that same promise to myself this year and I’m really working toward keeping it . This outfit checks ALL those boxes!…

V-day Ribbed Knit Dress

Hey Yall! First I hope that you all have a happy Valentine\’s Day or Galentine\’s Day ! I really made this dress on a whim. I was feeling kind of down because I just don\’t feel comfortable enough yet to go out anywhere for Valentine\’s Day because of COVID so I decided .. why not…

Checkered Sapporo Coat

I am so seriously excited about how this coat turned out that I can\’t contain myself !!.    I purchased this pattern over a month ago because I fell in love with all of the many versions of the Sapporo Coat by Papercut Pattern. My plan was to purchase the pattern, purchase my fabric, and…

When Life gives you lemons … Make a Zadie Jumpsuit !

  First … HELLO!  It has been a while since I have done a blog post but it feels good to be back in a creative space. Thank you to all that have asked about me and how I have been doing .. it is REALLY appreciated. Life has definitely gotten in the way lately…

The Lena Horne Dress

If you have missed this GEM circulating through the sewing stratosphere then you are living under a rock !! This is Tabitha Sewer\’s Lena Horne Dress! My first thought after seeing this pattern honestly was, \”very cute but not quite my style\”. Then, women of different shapes, sizes and colors began to show their version…

Coral Blush Linen – D&H Fabrics Co

My EXACT reaction when Tammy from D&H Fabrics Co approached me about a collaboration!!    I had been eyeing her fabrics for some time so  I was so excited to have the opportunity to try out some of her beautiful fabric.  I headed straight to her website (dhfabricsandco.com) IMMEDIATELY chose a beautiful Coral Blush Linen….

Lace and Shine

This set almost took me out but it was soooo worth it in the end. I purchased both pieces of fabric over a year ago but wasn\’t sure what I wanted to make with them then so they went into my stash. When I set off on my linen play project I decided it was…

Linen Play ! – Rainbow Linen

For week 2 of #LinenPlay I playing with this GORGEOUS Rainbow Striped Linen from Joann Fabrics. I picked up this fabric a few weeks ago after folding to the peer pressure of Tabitha Sewer and Brittany Jones!  🙂 Here are there versions of this fabric Tabitha Sewer  Brittany J Jones  The real story behind this…

Linen Play ! – Lounge/Streetwear

Linen Play! ………   is what I\’m calling the next few weeks! While going thru my stash recently I realized  I had collected quite a few linen pieces. I figure what better way to ring in spring than by sewing up a few linen pieces and making a mini capsule in the process!  Linen is such…

Cozy Sweaters

Its always a WIN WIN whenever you can get two looks out of one pattern!  That\’s exactly what I was able to do with Simplicity 8738 I purchased the fabric a few months ago from Joann\’s. I had planned on making these before I left for Germany but I didn\’t get the chance to so these were…