Have you ever felt indecisive about doing something but did it anyway? The kind of indecision where you literally feel trapped. Maybe it wasn't that seriously thought of at the time but reflecting now I ponder what my life would be like had I not made that decision to step out with my sewing. 5 … Continue reading In or Out the Box? What will it be?
Nothing beats the presence of a wardrobe piece that is not only complimented for the craftsmanship but also for the confidence with which the wearer presents it. That my friends is how this bright pink shift dress showed up a few weeks ago! This beauty is an elevation of my Summer Shift dress using the … Continue reading Commanding the room with a Pink Shift!
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!
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!
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!