Summer's got a new dress! My recent trip to Hawai'i was amazing and inspirational. Aside from the beautiful scenery, people, adventures and the cuisine, the fabrics were memorable for me. I could not leave Hawai'i without bringing back a piece of that experience with me. On my birthday, the day was set aside for discovering … Continue reading A Shift Kind of Summer: Let’s Talk Dress
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!
Celebration time come on!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! No it's not my birthday today but it sure feels like it having reached this blogging milestone! Since June 2014 when I decided to share my sewing ramblings with you, I have now stumbled (after all the ups and downs) upon post 100. Can you believe it? As you all know, … Continue reading Post 100: Five years later!
Now that I have your attention :), there is not one single challenge. Won’t you agree? There are many challenges but they vary. My recent travels brought this question to mind yet again. My approach to any wardrobe advice is to let the needs and challenges of that individual be the guiding light. That makes … Continue reading What is the No. 1 Wardrobe Challenge?
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!