Exciting Things Are Happening! Hey, friends! Exciting Things Are Happening! But, first! A little explanation.... As many of you know, I am a stay-at-home Mom to an active brood of 4 kids. This happened after baby #4 arrived and day care literally cost more than the paycheck I was bringing in. There were a lot of… Continue reading Exciting Things Are Happening!
Hello, my fabulous friends! Today, I'm going to show you How To Sew a Bishop Sleeve 😀 Remember that adorable Madison Blouse I up-cycled from a vintage bed sheet for my little girl (read the post HERE)? Here's a quick pic to jog your memory... Eek! I just can't get over how cute she is… Continue reading How To Sew a Bishop Sleeve
As a stay-at-home Mom of 4 rambunctious kids, comfort is key! In a perfect world, I would just wear my PJ's all day, every day. But, as much as I relish in those moments of embarrassing my teenage kids in front of their friends, I still have my dignity. So, I've compromised by sewing myself the most… Continue reading The Most Insanely Comfortable Outfit EVER
All right, all you lovely ladies out there. Today, I have a non-clothing related sewing project that I am SOOO excited to share here with you. I recently had the privilege of working with Rebecca Page as a contributor to her blog and website over at Mummykins and Me. I designed a super fun pattern/tutorial for… Continue reading CUTE! Animal Pillow Zombies
Well, Fall is finally upon us. And you know what that means. Apple picking, trips to the pumpkin patch, cooler weather, and warm drinks. But more importantly, it's the start of the Holiday seasons. And first on the list? Halloween, of course! So, the release of the Cape-tastic Cape from Mummykins and Me by Rebecca Page… Continue reading My ‘Cape-tastic’ Blue Bird
If you're a follower here, you know I'm a big fan of New Horizons Designs. I've recently been participating in the 5000k Bingo game over at New Horizons Designs Fb Group. They are celebrating 5000+ members with more joining everyday! As such, they are offering some pretty irresistible prize packages for Bingo winners. Got my fingers… Continue reading Mommy and Me for Fall
It's Back to School again! The rest of America is out fighting the crowds to buy cheap, fast fashion that's guaranteed to fall apart in a month. But not us sewists (is that even a real word?)! We scour the fabric shops, looking for the best and comfiest materials. We buy up ALL the new… Continue reading Back to School!!!
It may not feel like it yet, but Fall is just right around the corner. And I can't wait! It's always been my favorite time of year. After a stifling hot Summer, the crisp, cool air of Fall is a welcome treat. And of course, with cooler weather comes warm drinks and warm clothes. I… Continue reading NEW! Dublin Dolman from New Horizons Designs
Oh! I've got a good for you! The Boston Boatneck Tee and Dress just released today from the ever so popular Peekaboo Pattern Shop 😀 This raglan-style pattern is sure to be a staple in your wardrobe. Short or 3/4 length sleeves make this perfect for both Summer and Fall. With the boatneck neckline this is not your… Continue reading Boston Boatneck from Peekaboo Pattern Shop
Do you have a blog or website you visit over and over again for inspiration? I have been sewing for as long as I can remember, but only started sewing clothes when my little Anna was born. During my pregnancy, there were a few blogs I always scrolled through looking for sewing tips and tutorials.… Continue reading Skola Dress and Top