Pattern Description: Made for you. Petite- able 1 hour Aline shift dress. Pattern Sizing: I made view c in a size 14 , D Cup. I’m a solid girl with a medium sized frame. It fit me great. Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?… Continue reading McCalls 6102 – Review
It seems like its been ages since I last posted. My life has been crazy busy. Since I last posted, I’ve gone back to work outside the home full-time. I’ve been too busy to post here but not too busy to sew. I hope to eventually post all of the projects that I haven’t had… Continue reading Catching Up – New Look 6507
Pattern Description: semi fitted jumpsuitPattern Sizing: I sewed a medium (12/14)Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?close enoughWere the instructions easy to follow?It seemed as if there was a missing step when adding the lining but I figured it out. My 3a extension was also misprinted. I… Continue reading Vogue 1506 – Review
This is easily the most simple piece I’ve ever made and I love it. It has so many styling possibilities. I can easily see myself wearing this out for a date night with my husband or dressing it up for a special occasion. This would be a great beginner project for someone that is just… Continue reading How I Wore It – Mermaid Maxi
I’ve always loved watching Style Makeover shows like “What Not to Wear”, “Ambush Makeover”, and “Love Lust or Run”. I’ve always secretly wished that I could get a makeover one day. So I decided to take matters into my own hands and make myself over. Below I have listed 6 easy ways that I have been transforming my… Continue reading 6 Easy Ways To Transform Your Style
This Dress has become a fast favorite.I find myself reaching for it often because It’s so easy to wear and syle.
I decided that I wanted to channel Olivia Newton John’s Sandy (post makeover) character from Grease but in a fun way. I added instant cool with my favorite black moto and pair of silver framed aviators.
For fun I added a pop of blue with my belt and shoes.
I made this striped Maxi Skirt with matching sash using 2.5 yards of cotton picked up from one of the local discount fabric stores. It has a flat front band with elastic in the back to accommodate my changing waistline. No pattern used here. The front has free formed pleats and the back soft gathers.… Continue reading How I Wore It – DIY Striped Maxi