As I aimlessly stare out the car window on the last three hours of our drive home from New York, I can't help but to feel blessed beyond measure. Every year for the last three years after my husband's parents moved back to New York with his sister and her family, we have made it… Continue reading Until Next Time New York
Hello everyone. I hope all is well with you. There are a lot of things that I dream of doing, but I often let FEAR get in the way. Well, This month I told fear to get out of my face and take several seats. I love memes with that baby in it 😂😂😂. Anyways,… Continue reading Tony Awards Sewing Competition
Hello everyone. I hope that you are all enjoying your day. I was scrolling through Instagram and Pinterest for little girls fahion ideas, and while doing so, I noticed that most of the little girls were dressed way above their age range, and rather skimpy. It got me thinking whether a line existed anymore between… Continue reading Little Girl or Little Woman: dressing our daughters age appropriate.
Hello everyone! I hope you're having a wonderful day. The weekend is underway and I got so much sewing prep done for my future sewing projects. One of my best project is a design that I worked on this past week for my daughter. I call it the "Jaime dress." It is a halter dress… Continue reading My Design: The Jaime dress
Hello everyone. I hope all is well with you. I have a confession to make. I am a pattern junkie, but the sewing process takes me forever because I have been so unorganized. I follow quite a bit of fellow sewers on Instagram and on the blogs, and I always wondered how they were able… Continue reading Sewing With Patterns: planning, organizing, and prepping your sewing process
Hey everyone, I hope all is well with you. As a seamstress, I enjoy making clothes for adults and even myself. It is really satisfying, but what really tugs on my heartstrings is when I see my kids proudly wear the items that I make them 😍😍😍😍. My daughter told me that her friends are… Continue reading Mommy Made It!!: How I used a sweater pattern to make my children’s t-shirt and dress.
Today I want to share my good news. I woke up this morning to my husband and two children. I was able to prepare them for their day and send them off with a good breakfast. Before they left, their last words to me was, "I love you." I am a seamstress, and not only… Continue reading Good News: Changing your focus can change your perspective.
Hello everyone!! I hope all is well with you. I love sewing things for me, but I really enjoy sewing for my kids even more. They take so much joy in wearing my handmade clothing, and it in turn warns my heart and motivates me. This week I finally decided to make some drawstring pants… Continue reading Simplicity 8354: Drawstrings Pants
Hey everyone. I hope you are enjoying your day. We planned on going to the nearby farm to pick strawberries, but we received word that they were all picked out 😭😭😭. I was a little sad, because the kids and I had such hopes of picking and eating strawberries until we turned into one. Well,… Continue reading M7542: How I took an adult shirt pattern and created mommy and me Dresses.
Hey everyone. I hope you are getting ready to enjoy your weekend. Me, my husband, our kids, and my dad are heading to Florida to see my sister's 🤗🤗. As I was packing, I looked in my closet and realized that all of my jeans looked the same, just different shades. I had to fix… Continue reading M7547: unusual fabrics make Epic Flares!!