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!!
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
Hey everyone! I am so excited about the warm weather coming in. Comfy lightweight clothing and sandals. Welcome Spring 🌷🌻🌺🦋🌞, you were missed. I bought some really fun and vibrant Nicole Miller fabric last year, and I finally used it to make a peplum top with pockets. I self-drafted the pattern myself and I plan… Continue reading Put Some Pep in That Peplum
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. I hope all is well with you. Today was one of those days that makes my heart happy, it's time for the daddy-daughter dance. When I married my husband, I knew he was an amazing man, but over the years, he has proven to be an amazing father as well. Once a year… Continue reading A Man and His Daughter: The daddy-daugter dance and how moments like these impact young girls.
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!!