I was really excited when I was picked to be a pattern tester for Sew Caroline’s new pattern, the Waterfall Tank. It’s a great little summer tank with a ruffled double layer on the front. It is finished with bias tape and can either be done as a fitted strap or tie strap option.
I finally made my first Lady Skater dress. I know, I know, this dress is everywhere, but let me tell you that it’s for good reason! This is a really quick sew and the results are pretty incredible. It’s a super flattering style!
This past week I participated in a sewalong hosted by Meg from Elsie Marley and Cherie from You and Mie. We made the Pullover Parka from Happy Homemade: Sew Chic Kids. I was excited to sew along when it was announced because I love to sew for my boys whenever I can. I thought the… Continue reading Happy Homemade Sew Along // Pullover Parka
I have been anxiously awaiting the release of the Foxglove Tank pattern from Selvage Designs. I had seen some previews of it on Instagram and thought it looked like a perfect Summer top. It was available for pre-order last week on IndieSew.com and the pattern was released this past Monday. I had a very rough… Continue reading Polka Dot Foxglove Tank
I made my first pair of knickers! (I will not be modeling them for you– no need to thank me!) I have been admiring the patterns from Measure Twice Cut Once for a little while and last week they were the featured pattern designer on Kollabora. The Jane knickers pattern was on sale for… Continue reading Jane Knickers
Quite a few years ago I discovered Wee Wonderfuls when I bought the book Last Minute Patchwork and Quilted Gifts. There was a very cute pattern for a stuffed elephant, which I made 3 or 4 times for my friends who were having babies. I fell in love with the Wee Wonderfuls blog and all… Continue reading Wee Wonderfuls Dolls // Patchwork Penny and Mermaiden