Astoria Cropped Top and Everyday Skirt

Astoria and Everyday skirt side view

Hello readers! It’s Friday! How is everyone doing? I have had very little time to sew or write up a blog post this week. I had back to back field trips to the pumpkin patch with the boys’ pre-school classes on Tuesday and Wednesday and yesterday when I had some kid free time I had so much house cleaning to do. No fun, but I’m glad it’s done for the moment. Anywho, I haven’t had time to write up my post about my Cookie Blouson jacket yet, so I figured I’d show you my latest Astoria top. Continue reading

Baseball Skirt // Selfish Sewing Week

Baseball Skirt 1

Hi there! It’s almost the end of Selfish Sewing Week, a fun event sponsored by Indiesew, Imagine Gnats, and Kollabora. Have you been sewing anything for yourself this week? I am excited to be part of the Indiesew blog tour and I’m really excited to show you this great skirt I made!  Last winter, when I was big and pregnant I saw this skirt and I knew I needed to make one like it. But because of having a new baby and not being my normal size I didn’t get to it. Then flannel season ended and it got pushed to the back burner. Continue reading

Momiform MAKEover Series and a Giveaway!

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I am so excited to be a part of the Momiform MAKEover series happening over at Baste + Gather! Lauren has pulled together 30+ moms who have been sewing up a storm to make over our daily uniforms. Similar to Lauren, I had my third baby 7 months ago and I definitely had a long period of time where I was wearing nothing but my maternity Hudson pants, my post-partum Linden sweatshirts, and some ill fitting jeans I bought to see me through as I lost baby weight. Continue reading