Oh my gosh you guys, I have so many thoughts about this project. My brain always goes a little something like this: What did I make? Is it too big? Should I have saved this fabric for something else? Maybe the Archer was a better idea. I kind of love it. Is it too big?… Continue reading Wiksten Oversized Kimono
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