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
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!!
Hey everyone. I hope all is well with you. I have gotten my mojo back and I've been sewing like crazy. Yesterday was such a beautiful day, the sun 🌞 was out, the flowers 🌺 were blooming, and I woke up to birds 🐦 chirping outside my window. With a day this beautiful, I thought… Continue reading M7543: Stripes and Shoulders
Hello everyone. I hope that all is well with you. As I was making my dress for mine and my husband's anniversary date, our song came on, and it got me thinking about marriage and the ideas behind it, as well as how to sustain it. As many walk down the aisle to say I… Continue reading The Anniversary & The Dress
Hello everyone!! Today I am going to discuss my new bomber jacket. I started sewing my jacket in November, but I was so busy with work that it seemed like I would never complete it. You see, I had the kind of job where you clock out, but you are still working when you get… Continue reading This Jacket is the Bomber!!
Hello everyone. To all of those who call America home, Happy Independence day!! One of the things that I do every holiday, is create a themed look for my kids, and today is no exception. Often times you would see items that I make for my daughter, but my son told me that he wants… Continue reading Fireworks in the Sky
Hi everyone, I hope that all is well with you. Today I am going to conclude my "New York state of Mind" post. Most of my time in New York was spent with my husband's side of the family, but the times we ventured into the city was amazing. I'm a southern girl at heart,… Continue reading New York State of Mind (part 2)