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 […]
True story: I purchased the Love Notions Ladies’ Bluezette* pattern for myself over a year ago and never got around to sewing it up (story of my life – seriously). However, when Tami and Kelly announced the Bluezette Blog Tour – I KNEW it was finally time to give it a try! My daughter and little sister […]
Ahhhh – the joys of Summer! While we aren’t quite there yet, Memorial Day is right around the corner – which means trips to the swimming pool and sprinkler pads will become a much more regular part of our routine! When Tami of Sew Sophie Lynn and Karly of Paisley Roots created this blog tour, I KNEW […]
This month’s blog tour prompt was “changes.” Admittedly, I struggled a little bit with what this meant for me… I mean, change right now isn’t new – I recently started a new job and that’s caused a tremendous amount of change at home, but for my wardrobe and sewing? Hmmm…. What I came up with […]