Sometimes there are pattern companies that you just DROOL over whenever they release anything! (aff) Simple Life Pattern Company does that for me. Every single time they put out something new (or I see something of theirs that's "old") I'm captivated with how beautiful it is. That dress you've seen with the heart cut out of… Continue reading Simple Life Pattern Company Aria Dress
A few weeks ago, I was asked to join the Mamma Can Do It pattern testing team, and then the promo team. I was a little hesitant to become a promoter straight away, but after doing a little research, I found nothing but great reviews for this designer! And, after having finally tried my first… Continue reading Mamma Can Do It – Peplum Top & Butterfly
This week I sewed up the newly updated (aff) Well Rounded Dress by Duchess & Hare*. This pattern, which originally featured a rounded yoke, now has a straight yoke option too. Duchess & Hare is a wonderful pattern company specializing in vintage-modern girls' clothing patterns. Their drafting gets high praise from industry professionals and Well Rounded… Continue reading Updated! Duchess & Hare Well Rounded Dress
I don't usually sew to sell, however occasionally my arm can be twisted. I was recently asked by one of the fabric hosts that I work with, if I could sew a swimsuit for her daughter. So, she sent me two different fabrics but we had a little breakdown in communication - I sewed up… Continue reading Jalie Diane Swimsuit with Ruffle Hack
Spaghetti arms! Ahh, I haven't watched Dirty Dancing in over a decade, but I can still remember all the great lines! So many late night sleepovers with girlfriends.... the memories! But I digress. This post is about this awesome Stenzo watermelon border print from Mabel Madison. (Mabel Madison, by the way, is an online fabric… Continue reading I carried a Watermelon…. dress!
Mother's Day is right around the corner, so that means it's time for cute matchy-matchy outfits with my daughters! Of course, a mother's day themed blog tour is always a great incentive to get these projects done, so thanks to Seams Sew Lo for setting this one up! A couple of weeks ago, I made… Continue reading Mommy & Me! Mother’s Day Blog Tour
Welcome to day 4 of the P&M Patterns Blog Tour! P&M Patterns is a new-to-me designer based in France. The patterns however are in both English and French! The pattern company was established in 2012 with just children's designs, but has since branched out into women's (many mommy & me options available!). The designs are… Continue reading P&M Patterns Tour: Gus for Girls + Giveaway