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…

Off Shoulder DIY Dress Tutorial | Mccall 7563

My Favorite DIY make EVER !! Ok, I know I\’ve probably said that before but this is it !!  The sleeves on this dress sold it for me.  My inspiration for this dress came from a version that Lori Harvey wore a few weeks ago. Her\’s was from the Alexis 2017 Spring Collection ( shown…

Vogue 9253

 OK so this pattern!!!  Like most, when I saw it I SQUEALED …..literally SQUEALED !! I mean its gorgeous … The Deep V-neck and Kimono style sold it for me!  Before I go any further let me introduce the pattern ( as if you didn\’t know )  Vogue 9253  I chose to Sew Up View…

Easy Breezy Jumpsuit – M7577

This pattern is PERFECT for spring /summer sewing! This pattern is a new spring pattern!  Originally when I saw this pattern my intent was to make the long sleeve version, but then I purchased the pattern and decided that the \”no sleeve\” version was a must sew first !  The pattern that I used was…

Ankara Vibes – M7542

I love it when ideas come together !!!  I saw this dress on Ashanti a little over a month ago and fell in love !!  The dress was from Charles and Ron\’s Spring collection . They decided to play with fun colors and flouncy sleeves for this collection and I love every piece !  The…

Red Hot ! – Vogue 1524

This jumpsuit gave me LIFE  after a near death experience with the Winter Coat !!!!!   ( see previous post) The minute Vogue Patterns released this fabulous make it was just a waiting game on when Vogue Patterns would go on sale!  Vogue 1524  The back details of this jumpsuit sold me !! The minute they…

Sewing 4 Haiti !

\”Sewing 4 Haiti\” Facebook Group  I\’m SEW excited to share with you all a project that I have been working on for the last month !!!  I want to give a little background on what put this on my heart and then I\’ll give the details !!  A month  ago I popped up at 5:00…

McCall 7444 ~ Perfect for Fall

How many of you are ready for Fall !! I have to say that I am this time around and that\’s rare because I honestly THOUGHT I could do summer year round . I LOVE the warm months but THIS summer has be BRUTAL here in the South ! Today is suppose to be the…

Floral Shirt Dress – Mccall 7380

Happy Monday guys !! Its time to rise and grind !!!  I\’m still enjoying my summer break for a few more weeks and we are now in full on R&R time  !!  If you have been following me on instagram you know that my son has been in Germany for the past 3 weeks visiting…

ITS MY BIRTHDAY !!!!!

ITS MY BIRTHDAY !!!! I\’m celebrating life y\’all !! I\’ll be the first to admit that as I grew older I had began to dread birthdays .. Each birthday reminded me that I was getting older , so each birthday was spent dodging the AGE question and eating cake ! Until this year … In…