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!

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!

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