If you’ve been following me on Instagram for any length of time, you will know that I have a soft spot for gray sweatshirts. So, I know that none of you will be shocked to see that my latest make is…wait for it… A Gray Sweatshirt!! Well, it’s important to be true to yourself, right?… Continue reading French Terry Sora Sweater
Oh my goodness you guys, I made a Jacket! This was full of so many firsts, it had to be documented with my first blog post of 2018. I know, I know, it’s almost the end of February, but I’m one of the best neglectful sewing bloggers out there! But, this Jacket deserves a post.… Continue reading Joy Jacket Pattern Test
Guys, I finally made another pair of jeans. Seriously, I waited about 10 months to do it, but it’s fine. I remembered how to do most of the tricky jeans things. Like zippers and topstitching. Let’s just not talk about rivets though, ok? I couldn’t tell you why I waited so long to see these… Continue reading Mid Rise Gingers and an Old Romance
Please don’t tell me summer is almost over. I secretly know, but am doing my best to deny it. It’s partially working. This weekend we took a little day trip to Charlottesville, stayed overnight at my InLaws, went swimming in the pool, celebrated my sister in law’s birthday, and I made my brother in law… Continue reading Nani Iro Charlie Caftan
This is my second pair of Emerson Crop pants. I wear my first pair all the time, so I finally decided it was time for another pair. I used a striped print from the Miramar Fabric collection by Workroom Social. I picked this up at Stitch, my favorite sewing oasis. The Ogden Cami is also… Continue reading Emerson Crop Pants; are stripes and florals really a thing?
Side note, before I begin. I realized after putting the finishing touches on this post that I am not the first person to compare these exact two patterns. Such is life as a summer worn, scatter brained mom. I thought of not posting after all, but man, taking all these pictures was annoying, and what am… Continue reading The Great Tank Debate Part 1: Adventure Tank vs. Rumi Tank
The best part of being short waisted? Cropping your new Willow Tank by 3″ and still being able to wear your favorite Emerson Crops with it. I am suddenly into all the cropped top looks I’ve been seeing around the inter webs lately. However, being only 5’1” (on a tall day) with an extremely short… Continue reading Weekend Wrinkles: Cropped Linen Willow Tank