The Tilt by kleiner Polli-Klecks was selected among the top 5 favorite patterns to sew in the International Knit Sew Along Facebook group this summer. I'd purchased it during one of the Makerist 2€ sales earlier in the year and thought it would be a prefect way to showcase this new collection of prints and… Continue reading The Tilt!
Can you believe summer is nearly over?? (Well, for my northern hemisphere readers, that is!). We've had a pretty wet summer here in Virginia, and of course, the week school went back, it was sunny and over 90 degrees every day. Now, however, we have a hurricane bearing down on us, so we're expecting rain,… Continue reading Sew Long Summer: It’s Cardigan Time!
Some fun sews for Mr. Model this week! When I found out MK*Designs was sending me a "portal" panel set of Donald Duck, I thought the (aff) MW Patterns Biker Sweatshirt would be a perfect complement for it. This is the same pattern I used a month or so ago when I made the US… Continue reading Magic Portal Biker Sweatshirt
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
And now, a new something for me! (*Contains affiliate links) Last week I spent some time testing the new Itch to Stitch Dana Point Top*. It had been a while since I'd tested for Itch to Stitch, so I was excited to have a little time to get it done. This sleeveless v-neck button down… Continue reading Itch to Stitch Dana Point Top Release
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
Have you heard of Misusu? I've been eyeing their patterns for maybe a year now but am yet to jump in and buy one. I love the unique designs in their collection - lots of interesting shapes such as this Dia Sweater, which is what caught my attention in the first place! Misusu recently announced… Continue reading Misusu FREEkin’ Sewing Challenge!