The Great Tank Debate Part 1: Adventure Tank vs. Rumi Tank

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

Weekend Wrinkles: Cropped Linen Willow 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

Mini Ogden Cami, a Belated Birthday Dress for my Girl

I was late with all the birthday gifts this year.  Seriously late!  It was however a big birthday year for my girl.  She turned 10! I honestly can not believe that we are now into the double digits.  She is excited about it, but I can’t stop watching old baby videos and poring over pictures… Continue reading Mini Ogden Cami, a Belated Birthday Dress for my Girl

Kalle Shirt Dress

I love this dress.  Seriously love it.  I totally f*ed mine up (pardon my french) but you probably can’t tell, so I’m not going to sweat it. This is the Kalle Shirt Dress, the newest pattern by Closet Case Files.  I’ve become a bit of a fan girl lately,  and have been crazily sewing every… Continue reading Kalle Shirt Dress

#MMMay2017

I, Jessamy, jessamyb (insta), http://www.jessamybmakes.com (blog), sign up as a participant of Me-Made-May ’17. I endeavour to wear a handmade item everyday, and finish and/or make at least 4 garments off my sewing list, for the duration of May 2017. Just a little accountability for my #MMMay17 participation.  I’ hoping to take a picture documenting what… Continue reading #MMMay2017

Lou Box Top + Rumi Pullover= Perfection

Ok, maybe perfection is going a step too far.  Or maybe not.  I love this top! It is my new favorite top and I’m so glad I made it! I recently went on a Lou Box Top rampage, and counting this mashup, I’ve made four in the last month.  Seriously.  This top sews up so… Continue reading Lou Box Top + Rumi Pullover= Perfection

Lou Box Top

Sometimes it seems like everyone in the entire sewing community has made a pattern, except me.  That was the case with the Lou Box Top by Sew DIY, until now!I actually made this as a muslin.  I have some super amazing fabric from the new Miramar collection from Workroom Social that I recently picked up.… Continue reading Lou Box Top