So if you don’t already know Athina Kakou has released a new pattern called the Brittany skirt. This slightly gathered below the knee skirt with optional suspender ties and has a zipper closure. It also includes optional patch pockets. This pattern is designed for mid to heavy weight fabrics. This skirt is perfect for the [...]
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When I first started sewing, I tried Halla Pattern’s Agnes once and for some reason I didn’t make any more. I believe it was because I used a heavier fabric and thought it looked more like a maternity dress. At h the time I wasn’t pregnant and was still carrying baby weight from my seven [...]
One of favorite online fabric shops, Knitpop.com, has been getting in a lot of gorgeous prints lately. I’m not really a floral person but some how I keep getting them in my stash. Get it? Oh, nevermind. Telling jokes isn’t my strong suit. Any how... This beautiful floral print wound up in my hands and [...]
One of my favorite indie pattern designers, Patterns for Pirates, recently released a new wrap dress pattern. It’s called the Flutter Wrap dress. You may not know this but I love wrap dresses. You may have seen some pics of Made for Mermaids Isabel wrap dresses that I have made. This pattern is different from [...]
I’ve had this kimono inspired pattern since it released last year from Hallå Patterns and had yet to make it. I love that it is a fit and flare style with a handkerchief skirt. The sleeves are so pretty and I love the style of them. This pattern has different lengths for both the skirt [...]
Happy Valentine’s Day!! Today is a holiday that is recognized allover as the day to celebrate love. Although I believe every day is the day to recognize and appreciate your lover, I wanted to show you some outfits that I made that would perfect to wear out on a date. Whether it’s with your love, [...]
Good morning, Have you ever made a simple casual outfit but when you put it on it takes you back? When I made this Lily romper, that’s exactly what happened. With these vibrant stripes and the black background fabric. Top it off with a chunky belt and heels and boom! I felt like I was [...]
Hey y’all, I’ve been in the animal print fabric ride for a while and realized I’ve only done snake print once. That was with a fierce dress I made using Halla Madeleine dress. Snake skin cowl neck dress (Halla Madeleine) So of course I had to make some thing new and different with this snakeskin [...]
Hey y’all, When I saw this checkered fabric, I instantly thought of this cute retro outfit that I saw on Pinterest. So I went through my pattern library and saw George + Ginger Heatwave shorts. Perfect. This fabric is a two way techno crepe. Techno crepe can be best described as scuba and liverpool had [...]
Hey y’all! Let me tell you about this dress. I saw this gorgeous fabric and for awhile I didn’t get it because I had been making so many outfits with animal prints. Then I got to thinking, is it possible to have to many animal print outfits? Nope! So I ordered it without a project [...]