The Wedding Dress, pt. 1: The Design, the Muslin, the Fabric, and the Outfit

The Design: When I first started researching what I wanted to make for my wedding dress, I came up with some very similar pictures. All of them had a sweetheart neckline and an overlay of lace or mesh. I eventually found Simplicity 1606 and had grand plans of making it in a combination of pink and … More The Wedding Dress, pt. 1: The Design, the Muslin, the Fabric, and the Outfit

Winter Sewing Plans

Lately, I am sewing a ton, but barely have time to take pictures for the blog. I have to this week as the deadline for Fall of 1000 Shirt Dresses is looming and I have another M6696 to share. It’s seasonally inappropriate, but very cute. Tomorrow I will take a bunch of pictures for a … More Winter Sewing Plans

FESA 2014 round up

Back on September 12th, I planned out all my sewing from then until November 30th (today!). I’m actually really pleased with how it went and it’s shaped some plans for my winter sewing. There are some things that didn’t work and some things that I tossed out the window in favour of the newest shiny … More FESA 2014 round up

Fall Sewing Plans

I originally started this post in draft over the weekend and in the meantime I found The Creative Perfectionist from browsing around other people’s blogs and their favourites on bloglovin’ (yes, I am a stalker). I follow a ton of blogs on there and apparently never have enough to read. I love the categories that Sarah put … More Fall Sewing Plans

Stashcation: Colette’s Myrtle & A Giveaway at Born to Reign Athletics

I’m on staycation this week and am having a stashcation! What’s a stashcation? Basically, you take this: And plan this: And then sew, sew, sew. There are 20 garments planned here. I know I won’t get them all done within my staycation, but the idea is to go through your stash and plan your next … More Stashcation: Colette’s Myrtle & A Giveaway at Born to Reign Athletics