Hi sewing friends! Have you heard about the Sew Fancy Pants challenge that is going on in the month of January? If you’re active on Instagram you’ve probably seen a lot of fancy pants being made recently. The challenge was put together by Nicole, Katie, Jennifer, and Loni. There have been all sorts of giveaways… Continue reading Sew Fancy Pants // Details
Hi guys! Recently I was a pattern tester for two of the newly released Seamly patterns from Indiesew. The collection was released last week and includes the Jersey Popover, No Sweat Pants, and Moto Sweatshirt. The patterns are available as a bundle and also individually.
This Coram Top and Lander Pant combo have been on my mind for the last few months, and I decided they were the perfect things to sew for my last Indiesew Blogger Team post of the year. I definitely need to make a cardigan to go with this outfit now that our temperatures are blow… Continue reading Coram Top and Lander Pant
Hi everyone! How are you? I’m doing well– very excited that it seems like our Fall weather is back after a strange late September heat wave. I love October because it means another field trip to the pumpkin farm with the pre-school class (by the time my youngest child gets to kindergarten I will have… Continue reading Linen Emerson Pants
This past weekend, when I was procrastinating sewing something that involves clear elastic (which is my worst sewing skill ever) I decided to try out Megan Nielsen’s Flint pattern. I had some fabric left over from my Burnside Bibs and thought that I could use it to make a wearable muslin of the Flint shorts.… Continue reading Flint Shorts
Hi! Today I’m back with another installment in pants making adventures! This time, though, I’ve made shorts. My mission this Summer is to make some basic, neutral colored shorts to replace the threadbare ready to wear shorts I’ve been wearing for years. After I had success with the Alina Design Co Chi Town Chinos skirt… Continue reading White Chi Town Chino Shorts