sewing, sewjo, weight

Sewing and Weight Changes (Mini Post)

Hey Guys, Dropping in with this week's promised mini post. This week I didn't sew for myself but I made a couple of dresses for my daughter. Not totally sure I'll get to post a picture of her wearing either of them but If I do I'll try to post them. The subject of today's… Continue reading Sewing and Weight Changes (Mini Post)

DIY, sewing

Another Ankara Maxi – Simplicity 1059

Happy Saturday Guys, Dropping in to share the details of another recent make. It is the second look that I created for our recent SewingAtlantaStyle photo shoot. This look was created for the Rock Your Style Theme. I have to admit that I really struggled in choosing what to make for both of my looks… Continue reading Another Ankara Maxi – Simplicity 1059

fitting, sewing

Better Pattern Fitting, Start Here! – (Mini Post)

Hey Guys, Over the next few weeks, I plan to put out a series of mini posts. Here's the first. I'd love to hear your thoughts on the subject as well. Please feel free to leave a comment or question below. For most sewists, proper fitting is probably the most challenging and frustrating aspect of… Continue reading Better Pattern Fitting, Start Here! – (Mini Post)

DIY, sewing

Another M6886 – The Animal Print One

Hey Guys, Dropping in with another one of my February makes. It’s another version of Mccalls 6886. One of my favorite pieces to wear in cooler months is a turtleneck dress. This is actually my 6th time using this pattern for making a turtleneck dress. This time I switched it up by drafting a puff… Continue reading Another M6886 – The Animal Print One

DIY, How I Wore It, sewing

The Black Maxi Cardigan – B6495

Just dropping in to give a quick review of one of my latest makes. I purchased a maxi cardigan from Old Navy last year but I wasn't totally sold on the style. I decided to give it another shot but this time I decided to make my own using some of the fleece lined Jersey… Continue reading The Black Maxi Cardigan – B6495