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!

Post 100: Five years later!

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!

What is the No. 1 Wardrobe Challenge?

Now that I have your attention :), there is not one single challenge. Wonโ€™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?

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!๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฟ 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 hours๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿ˜‚). Maybe it was just … Continue reading Fabric Shopping in LA: On a Time Crunch