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
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
Give me all the cropped shirts for summer! Ok, this one isn’t extremely cropped, but close enough to cropped for this Mama of 2. You guys, it’s finally summer! And while it will be too hot for jeans, white or not, in about 2 seconds here in VA, I think they look pretty awesome with… Continue reading Ikat Willamette Shirt