Wovens… Yep – its pretty much a dirty ‘W’ word for me. Knits are my peanut butter and JAM, but when I am faced with changing out my stretch needles for universals, and have to add interfacing and darts and proper hems to garments – it’s enough to make me want to grab my nearest […]
What do you get when you decide to combine your two fabrics from your back to basics post into one garment — absolute fabulousness is what you get! I have had this pattern for about a year now, and have been putting it off because… buttons! I mean, its a very simple top (very […]
Mac of Harper+Lu shares her perspectives on the Jalie Eleonore Pull On Jeans and Closet Case Sallie Jumpsuit turned crop top hack
I have a love affair with stripes… Big ones, little ones, variable sized ones, multicolored ones and apparently ones with flowers now (I’m beginning to sound like Bubba Gump – a wonderful film reference for all you Forrest Gump fans)! I have yet to meet a stripe that doesn’t catch my eye (if you’ve seen […]
Ok, ok – so this is not my first time on the Diana Wrap Dress Rodeo (see previous post link here). However – this is my first sleeveless version and I am LOVING it!
Recently, I have been on a basics kick! If you read my most recent post (here) you will remember that I had been sewing up wardrobe essentials for the Summer. Well my friends – that bug is not letting up! When Tami of Love Notions shared that she was testing a set of woven joggers/shorts […]
Quick Review Post Today I finished this top a couple weeks ago, and thought I would share my experience with the pattern today: Vogue 8151 (Today’s Fit by Sandra Betzina) – View A (Faux Wrap Top) Pattern Description: Pullover tops with set-in sleeves. A: Surplice front, band, ruched sides and long sleeves. B: Three-quarter length […]