McCalls 7691: Running Errands

Happy Saturday everyone!! It is a bit gloomy and wet here in Atlanta, GA, but it’s still a beautiful day to me because I woke up healthy, and have been blessed to see another day with my family. Being a working mom means that the weekends are when I have to run most of myContinue reading “McCalls 7691: Running Errands”

McCalls 7482: Little Red Trendy Hood

Hello everyone! I am coming to you today with a pattern that is meant to be used for athletic wear, but, being the rebel that I am, I decided to go my own way with it. The pattern is M7482, I sewed view B. In order to make the jacket that I had in mind,Continue reading “McCalls 7482: Little Red Trendy Hood”

Red Velvet

Hi everyone!! I am back again with a new love……..velvet 😍😍😍😍. I remember when I was a kid and my mother used to dress me up in atrocious green and red velvet dresses for the holidays. Well, at the ripe old age of 35, I have decided to try velvet again, and this time around,Continue reading “Red Velvet”

Sew Blue: Mommy and Me

Hello everyone. I hope all is well with you. This week has been sew productive for me. I have been trying to tackle some of my pattern stash, and some of my fave patterns are by Mimi G. Her style and skills are impeccable. I have been following her work since she started on YouTube,Continue reading “Sew Blue: Mommy and Me”

The Pattern of the Summer

I Hello everyone! Today I am coming to you with one of the most popular pattern of the summer, Vogue 9253. and I must say that McCalls Pattern Company really hit the ball out of the park with this pattern. If you follow sewers on any social media platform, this is one pattern that youContinue reading “The Pattern of the Summer”

Tony Awards Sewing Competition

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”

Simplicity 8354: Drawstrings Pants

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 pantsContinue reading “Simplicity 8354: Drawstrings Pants”

The Anniversary & The Dress

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 IContinue reading “The Anniversary & The Dress”

Fireworks in the Sky

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 wantsContinue reading “Fireworks in the Sky”

Project Organizing

Hi everyone! I hope all is well with you. I have been sewing like a maniac lately, and I have been enjoying it. The problem that I was having was how unorganized my project planning has been. Most days when I get ready to sew, I often find myself wishing that I had pre-prepped myContinue reading “Project Organizing”