Physically Distancing Fashionably: Summer Fashion Inspiration!

Hi Everyone! My continued well wishes to you and your loved ones as the world continues to navigate these times. Happy new month! Can you believe we are in August already? We sure are. With that said, for those of us in the northern hemisphere, it signals the final countdown to those hot days semi-cool … Continue reading Physically Distancing Fashionably: Summer Fashion Inspiration!

The Making of Something Different: Sew Unconventional Challenge!

Hello folks! It's been a hot minute and so much has changed since my last post in January. I have a good one for you though. A nice read hopefully to give you some distraction as well as a peek into my creative mind. πŸ™‚ I hope you are sitting down or better yet standing … Continue reading The Making of Something Different: Sew Unconventional Challenge!

The Handmade Experience: Go Where No Other Dress Has Gone Before!

Hey Everyone, As we close out the first month of this new decade, it's been a crazy creative whirlwind of planning and creating in my sewing studio. There's a phrase I heard in a music documentary that will stay with me forever - "You never know when you are making history". Since hearing this phrase … Continue reading The Handmade Experience: Go Where No Other Dress Has Gone Before!

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!

Fabric Shopping in LA: On a Time Crunch

I visited the LA fashion district in all its glory in just 45 mins!πŸ‘πŸΏπŸ‘πŸΏπŸ‘πŸΏπŸ‘πŸΏπŸ‘πŸΏ After researching the LA fashion district, I knew what I was up against. I also knew that we didn't have enough time (neither did I want to subject my group to indulging me for a few hoursπŸ€£πŸ˜‚). Maybe it was just … Continue reading Fabric Shopping in LA: On a Time Crunch