Mini Southport Dress

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Hey there! Aren’t this girl and her dress adorable? Kelli from True Bias released her newest pattern, the Mini Southport Dress yesterday. I was really excited to get the chance to be one of the testers for this pattern. My only issue was that my daughter is 4 months old and this pattern starts at a size 2T. I know plenty of people who have older girls, though, and I reached out to a few people to find out if anyone was willing to be my model. This pretty girl is Shelby and she is 6 years old. Her mom and I used to work together quite a few years ago. Continue reading

Denim Brumby Skirt

Brumby Skirt front

When Megan Nielsen released her new Brumby skirt pattern I thought it was cute but I wasn’t sure it was for me. I love the big, fun pockets, but I wasn’t sold on the wide waistband. I really never tuck anything in and I knew that this skirt would make me look like I had a flotation device around my waist/hips if I didn’t tuck my shirt into it. I also prefer my skirts and pants to sit low on my waist. I can’t remember the last time I wore something fitted at my natural waist and I was scared that if I made this skirt I would feel like I was wearing a corset. Kind of ridiculous, I know. Continue reading