Roberts Collection by Marilla Walker

The moment this pattern came out, I knew I wanted to try it. I bought the pattern, but other things kept taking precedence. Finally, I found the perfect fabric, and inspiration! I found this muralist jumpsuit in stripe by Madewell, and instantly a light bulb went off in my head. Then I went over to Hancockfabrics.com andContinue reading “Roberts Collection by Marilla Walker”

Style Maker Fabrics Spring Canvas Blog Tour-Rebublique Du Chiffon Marthe Blouse + Named Clothing Inari Tee

I am thrilled to be a part of Style Maker Fabrics Spring Canvas blog tour. I had a little peek at all of their new spring inventory, and I had such a hard time choosing my fabric. It was all so stunning and fresh for spring. I ended up choosing two great fabrics that I felt wouldContinue reading “Style Maker Fabrics Spring Canvas Blog Tour-Rebublique Du Chiffon Marthe Blouse + Named Clothing Inari Tee”

Nita Wrap Skirt

Wrap skirts are HUGE this season! So I was thrilled to be chosen by Sew Diy to be a pattern tester for her Nita Wrap Skirt. It was a breeze to put together, and the instructions were very clear. I was inspired by this lovely skirt from Anthropologie. To get this look, I chose to do the midi lengthContinue reading “Nita Wrap Skirt”

Mingo and Grace Dress in Chalk Pink Wool

To kick off love month, I’m sharing my second Mingo and Grace Dress. This time I went with the gathered option, and used a beautiful chalk pink wool from Hancock Fabrics. Its no longer available online, but I’ve seen a lot more wool options in their stores. (And they are all on sale!). Gathering the skirt partContinue reading “Mingo and Grace Dress in Chalk Pink Wool”

Mingo and Grace Dress MG2716

         I recently got this dress pattern from Mingo and Grace. I feel like most of the dresses I have made are very similar to this style, there’s something about this look that I can’t get away from. It’s so classic, and feminine. This pattern comes with two skirt options: pleats and gathers. I love theContinue reading “Mingo and Grace Dress MG2716”

Birkin Flares by Baste + Gather

I was chosen to be apart of the Birkin Flares tester group, and let me just say, you NEED this pattern! I have never made jeans before. Lauren Dahl, the creator of these fab jeans (and Baste + Gather) is a genius I tell you. This pattern is put together so well, the steps are very clearContinue reading “Birkin Flares by Baste + Gather”

Flannel Archer Button Up Shirt

Things have been slow going lately with my two year old rearranging her sleep schedule, and a nine month old first time teether… whew! BUT! Amidst it all I was able to finally finish my Archer Button Up Shirt! You guys!!!! I love this shirt. It was more of a challenge, but I loved relearningContinue reading “Flannel Archer Button Up Shirt”

Stylish Dress Book + Pattern P

Recently, I found Stylish Dress Book at my local library. I love the simplicity of the Japanese patterns in this book. The first part of the book show cases all of the pattern options, one for each page, labeled A-Z. The second part of the book illustrates the instructions to construct each pattern. All of theContinue reading “Stylish Dress Book + Pattern P”

Sewabaloo + a giveaway!

Recently, I met Eluned of Sewabloo, based in the UK. Eluned has designed and created independent sewing patterns for children. You guys! Her patterns are adorable! This particular pattern I used is the Briabaloo. There are three options in this pattern, all very different and adorable. I chose to make the pinafore dress, but quite honestly I went backContinue reading “Sewabaloo + a giveaway!”

Tinkerbell: Simplicity 1792

Thanks to Netflix hosting ALL of the Tinkerbell Movies, my two year old daughter has been telling everyone she is going to be Tinkerbell for Halloween…. since July. I was considering making the pattern myself until I found Simplicity 1792 Disney Fairies. It’s a beautiful pattern, so I went with it instead, and I’m so glad IContinue reading “Tinkerbell: Simplicity 1792”