Disclaimer: I was asked to test the Melissa dress by Muse Patterns. I was not asked to write this blog post or give a review. My opinions are my own and they are for the test garment only. I know it’s hard to be objective when you are friends with the designer and get really excited … More Introducing: The Melissa Dress by Muse Patterns
I’ve been in this sewing the basics kick lately: skirts, tops, cardigans, etc. I’m filling gaps in my wardrobe from worn or too small clothing. Last year at this time, I would have scoffed at sewing up those things, because I was an all-dresses girl all the time. I love sewing frosting, but I realize … More Cardis and Cake
I’ve been hard at work sewing lately and instagramming the #bpsewvember photo-a-day challenge. Phew. Busy, busy. First up is a skirt I made in about an hour for my halloween costume. A black circle skirt for a skeleton costume. You can’t really see it there, but I made some pretty horrid mistakes when I put … More Cardigans and Skirts, Oh my!
Having my first giveaway was a ton of fun! I wish I could have given everyone a pattern, but I had to narrow it down to just two names. I used a random number generator and assigned the numbers to the comments. First number randomly generated was #6, which was Megan’s entry. Megan blogs over … More Giveaway winners!
Muse Patterns created by the amazing Kat from Modern Vintage Cupcakes just released their second pattern today! It’s the Gillian wrap dress! I had the wonderful opportunity to test the pattern in the past week and a bit. I received the pattern for free, but all my opinions and glee are my own. The pattern … More Welcome to the Gillian Dress from Muse Patterns!! And a giveaway!
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