A Fashionable Upcycle Story!

Happy Thursday! Upcycling is all about creative reuse of any item previously owned. This post is the result of a gorgeous pillow case sham that perhaps was made in the 70s/80s era which I transformed into my Everyday Tank Top pattern. Can you tell? I bought this a while back on my visit to the … Continue reading A Fashionable Upcycle Story!

The Infinity Sleeve Dress!

Hi Guys, Happy July! I've been away for the past weeks in June travelling and Summer has begun! All I can think of now are the pieces that make dressing for summer events effortless. I give you the Infinity Sleeve Strapless Style Dress by Amshina! An easy-to-wear strapless dress that offers you an exciting twist … Continue reading The Infinity Sleeve Dress!

A Style & Design Merger!

One of my fellow Designers on Instagram posted the question: "How do you prepare for your projects?" Immediately I knew what that answer was because over the past year I have started to be more intentional around branding and how I approached the full process of my designs - the fabrics, the silhouette, the design … Continue reading A Style & Design Merger!

Mindful Makes 2019: A Wardrobe Commitment!

Happy first day of spring! The snow is melting and I am having deep thoughts about having a wardrobe that speaks to me! Here goes... We are deliberate about many things in our lives when we make up our minds to address them. I think our wardrobe deserves some attention as well and not only … Continue reading Mindful Makes 2019: A Wardrobe Commitment!

Blame it on the Sleeves: A Commercial Pattern Adventure M7627!

Happy New Month! Thank you guys for stopping by this week as I take you on another sewing adventure. This week I take you through my sewing of a commercial pattern. First off, let me start by saying why I sew with commercial patterns from time to time. At least what my goal is of … Continue reading Blame it on the Sleeves: A Commercial Pattern Adventure M7627!