What a wacky year 2020 is turning out to be yes? When I was first invited to join the annual Raspberry Creek Fabrics Suit up for Summer Blog Tour hosted by SewSophieLynn and Paisley Roots, I of course had no idea that there would be a chance we may not actually GET to wear our swimsuits this year, but one can always HOPE! I don't know about you, but my emotions have been all over the place. Last week all I could see was a downward spiral of gloom, but this week I have a bit more hope. So, here's to a summer of sprinklers, water tables, and HOPEFULLY swimming pools too!
We're kicking off the annual Sew Long Summer blog tour this week, which is all about transitional wardrobe pieces, finishing up things that didn't get done over the summer, and whatever else Sew Long Summer might mean! Thanks to Mahlica Designs for hosting! I had so many ideas floating around my head for this tour… Continue reading Sew Long Summer Blog Tour
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Time for some new-to-me patterns! For this tour, I sewed up some fantastic patterns from jennuine Design, and also a woven skirt from a Japanese sewing book.
I can't believe we've come to our last day of the Basically Jalie blog tour (co-hosted with the Petite Sewist!). Everything has been so inspiring! (If you missed the first post, go back and check it out here). I’m excited about our Day 5 bloggers and can’t wait to read their write ups! **RARE SALE ALERT** It's… Continue reading Basically Jalie Blog Tour – Day 5
....And we're back with anther day of the Basically Jalie blog tour that I'm co-hosting with the Petite Sewist! I've loved all the different things I've seen each blogger sew up -- AND the basics our readers have been sharing on Facebook and Instagram! (If you missed the first post, go back and check it out here). I’m… Continue reading Basically Jalie Blog Tour – Day 4
This week I’m co-hosting the Basically Jalie blog tour with the Petite Sewist. I've been so inspired by all the things I've seen so far - the talent in the sewing community is just incredible! (If you missed the first post, go back and check it out here). I'm excited about our Day 3 bloggers… Continue reading Basically Jalie Blog Tour – Day 3