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Coral/Stoplight Combination Dress

Today we’re sharing a super fun combination dress!  We took 2 of our favorite patterns and mashed them together into the same dress.  Be sure to visit Project Run & Play’s Summer Hack-stravaganza for the step by step tutorial on this gorgeous dress. First of all, we took the top part of the Coral WrapContinue reading “Coral/Stoplight Combination Dress”

Coordinating Brother/Sister Outfits

Prepare yourself for some extreme cuteness!  Today I’m participating in the Project Run & Play Summer Hack-stravaganza tour.  It’s a fun event where the participants are challenged to take a pattern and use it to create a look by “Hacking” or changing a pattern to work to fit a vision, or to copy something like ready-to-wearContinue reading “Coordinating Brother/Sister Outfits”

Jacky V T-shirt and Abby’s Ballerina Skirt reviews

Today we’re really excited to be joining the Project Run & Play new pattern tour.  Project Run & Play just added 20 (TWENTY!) new patterns to their shop, so be sure to check them all out while they’re on sale. We got to sew up two of these patterns, and they are both really good!Continue reading “Jacky V T-shirt and Abby’s Ballerina Skirt reviews”

Urban Classic Doll & Her Clothes Pattern Review

Today we get to show you the results of some very fun sewing!  We had the opportunity to join the Happiness is Handmade tour with the Urban Classic Doll.  This super fun pattern is created by Celina of Petit a Petit and Family.  It’s the third in her lineup of softie patterns, joining the NutcrackerContinue reading “Urban Classic Doll & Her Clothes Pattern Review”

Cricut Mountain Make-A-Thon Review

The last week of July, I was invited to teach a sewing class at the Cricut Mountain Make-A-Thon.  Cricut paid my way to the conference and gave me lots of nice swag while I was there, but this post is not sponsored by them.  This was my 1st time teaching at a conference. Before IContinue reading “Cricut Mountain Make-A-Thon Review”

Janie Dress and Peplum

Today is our stop on the Project Run & Play Shop Grand Opening blog tour!  It’s an exciting day to be able to share not only these Janie dresses with you, but the whole Project Run & Play Shop.  This idea has been over a year in the making, and it’s so delightful to haveContinue reading “Janie Dress and Peplum”

Denim Details – Ways to make your garment special!

And now, Day 4 of Denim Week, we get to probably our favorite part of sewing a denim garment…details!  If you’ve taken the time and effort to sew a detailed denim garment, you should absolutely make it special by adding some unique denim details.  We’ve found 7 different areas to add denim details to yourContinue reading “Denim Details – Ways to make your garment special!”

Denim Week Introduction

Welcome to Denim Week!  This is a super fun week where we’re going to cover everything to do with denim.  There’s a giveaway, discounts, inspiration, tutorials and much more!  Denim Week Schedule Monday, June 25: Denim Introduction Tuesday, June 26: Denim fabric and supplies Wednesday, June 27: Denim patterns and tutorials Thursday, June 28: DenimContinue reading “Denim Week Introduction”

Mermaid Maxi Skirt Review

When a skirt is named “Mermaid Maxi” what else can you do?  I was helpless to resist!  Diva Patterns by Tie Dye Diva has a new skirt pattern out, and it’s just as delightful as the name implies.  I was ecstatic to join the blog tour for the Mermaid Maxi Skirt, and I can’t waitContinue reading “Mermaid Maxi Skirt Review”