Miss Bossy said make McCall’s 7624 so I made it! You know, I never was one for being ordered around and told what to do. I can get really stubborn and dig my heels in before I listen to someone tell me what to do. But occasionally, I listen to and follow orders. When it … More Miss Bossy said McCall’s 7624…so I delivered…
M7624 WINS!!!!! Thank you to everyone who voted! The voting was super close for those two dresses: For a while it was stuck at a tie and then I posted on IG asking people to not let it tie, please! Someone tried to be funny and voted for the Simplicity blazer after that. D’oh! I … More And the winner is….
Over on the Monthly Stitch is a super fun challenge for April that I am taking part in: Miss Bossy is back for April! She knows that I have way too much fabric and way too many patterns that I need to use up so she’s being quite Bossy about me using them up. The … More Miss Bossy is back!
Edit: I won a prize with the Dresses competition for the Monthly Stitch! Thank you to everyone who voted! I’ve been wanting to make the Cashmerette Appleton for quite a while now and seeing Gillian’s lovely maxi version made me want to make it a maxi dress. I love Cashmerette patterns. As a curvy plus sized … More Tropical Appleton Dress
I made another two pairs of StyleArc Misty Jeans! First up is part of this month’s challenge on the Monthly Stitch. A floral pair! It’s made with the leftover material from my floral bomber jacket. JoAnn Fabrics sent me double the amount for some reason! End of the roll, but like a lot more than … More More Misty Jeans
First off, check out the interview I did as part of Muse Pattern’s Meet the Maker series! It was a blast to be a part of. You all know I’m a big Muse Patterns fan. I’m also a pattern tester, but I wouldn’t be doing that if I didn’t love them. 🙂 Second, one of … More Progress Report
A while ago, I had plans of making a Muse Patterns outfit. Then Kat posted the Muse Loves Merino contest and I had to create an outfit for that! Check out the contest. There is still time to create something for it since it closes on November 30. Eventually, my outfit evolved into a Gryffindor … More Waiting for my Hogwarts letter: Muse Patterns Sophi cardi and Tahi skirt
I’ve been sick for a few days now with some sort of cold flu apocalypse plague-like thing. I woke up this morning and got dressed and put make up on and went into work. Then my boss told me to go home, because I was too sick. I headed home and got tons more kleenex … More Simplicity 1812 top and Cake Pavlova Skirt
Today I am sharing another challenge-related garment with you. Two in two days, what?! It’s the end of the month rush, y’all! I made McCall’s 7100 bomber jacket in a loose weave houndstooth I got from the thrift store months ago. When I picked up the fabric, I had just gotten the pattern in the mail and … More Put a bird on it! M7100 Bomber Jacket
The challenge this month at the Monthly Stitch was denim never dies and the additional challenge was pink, because of their new pink logo (which I love since I loooove pink). Being the overachiever I am, I had to hit both challenges with pink denim. I took the opportunity at the beginning of January when … More Pink Denim Snapdragon skirt