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Game Day Dress And Jersey Pattern Review

Recently we got to have a lot of fun!  This is because sewing the Game Day Dress and Jersey were lots of fun to sew and wear!  The Game Day Dress and Jersey is a Wee Muses pattern, the brainchild of Annaliese of Aesthetic Nest. We made both a Game Day dress for Annie, andContinue reading “Game Day Dress And Jersey Pattern Review”

Reversible Fleece Jacket

The time arrived to sew something for the horse loving boy again!  This time we found the perfect fleece at Hancock fabrics and paired with a black twill from the stash, it was time for another reversible jacket.  You can read our review of the Which Way Out Jacket here.  This time we sewed upContinue reading “Reversible Fleece Jacket”

Julia Sweater Review with Sheer Fabric Tutorial

We had the privilege of testing another pattern for Compagnie M.  This time she was adapting her Julia sweater for girls into a pattern for teens and women, and we are sure glad she did!  The Julia Sweater is a dolman sleeve knit sweater/shirt with lots of different options for the collar and neckline. ThereContinue reading “Julia Sweater Review with Sheer Fabric Tutorial”

Buffalo Plaid Reversible Jacket

We accepted the Girl Charlee Buffalo Plaid challenge!  The requirements were to use one of 4 buffalo plaid fabrics and sew up anything.  So we went for the blue and coral buffalo plaid, added some navy sweatshirt fleece, a Which Way Out Jacket pattern and poof!  A new reversible jacket for Aria!  Just in timeContinue reading “Buffalo Plaid Reversible Jacket”

Lotta Skirt by Compagnie M. Review

When we made the Bimaa Sweater we gave a sneak peek of a matching skirt and promised more info later.  If you’ve been following along on the Lotta Skirt tour, you already know about this skirt!  But if you haven’t, we would like to introduce you to one special skirt!  The Lotta Skirt was designed byContinue reading “Lotta Skirt by Compagnie M. Review”

Perfectly Preppy Skirt Review

It’s Friday!  So we have an All The Skirts: Sis Boom & Imagine Gnats skirt for you! Be sure to scroll all the way to the end of this post to enter the Rafflecopter giveaway for your chance to win Sis Boom patterns and Imagine Gnats fabric for yourself. This skirt is another combination to delightContinue reading “Perfectly Preppy Skirt Review”

How to Add a Lining to a Yoga Skirt

As I promised yesterday, I have a tutorial for how to add a lining to the Jocole Yoga A-line skirt. When you are cutting out the skirt, cut out an additional front and back pieces on the fold of knit lining fabric, but cut the lining fabric 3-6 inches shorter than your finished length ofContinue reading “How to Add a Lining to a Yoga Skirt”

Jocole Yoga A-Line Skirt Review

If you’ve just arrived here on the Jocole Blog Tour, Hi and Welcome! We are so delighted to have the opportunity to make the Jocole Yoga A-Line Skirt.  I think this is my favorite skirt I’ve ever made in all the skirts I’ve made in my lifetime! And to think I came so close toContinue reading “Jocole Yoga A-Line Skirt Review”

Etage Dress Review from Hand-Me-Downs!

We had the honor of testing the Etage Top and Dress for Terri of Sew Straight and Gather.  And entirely by accident, we had to use hand-me-downs for the fabric, thus qualifying for the week 2 theme over at Project Run & Play: “The Hand-Me-Down Makeover.”  Here’s the totally by accident part…the Etage top and dressContinue reading “Etage Dress Review from Hand-Me-Downs!”

Black Denim Jacket Ethan Flip

We accepted Frances Suzanne’s challenge to flip the Ethan Shirt by Sis Boom.  Of course, first of all we had to sew an unflipped version of the Ethan Shirt, but we’ll get to that another time.  When we can get the boy convinced to show his face on a SKIRT blog! I knew I wantedContinue reading “Black Denim Jacket Ethan Flip”