Me Made May 2019 Recap

It’s a bit late coming, but I really wanted to share everything I wore this Me Made May! This was my 6th year participating and for the first time I didn’t wear all my makes. My goal this year was to wear all me-mades with no repeats. I didn’t totally accomplish that goal- toward the …

Fiona Bodice + Utu Skirt

What do you do when all you have is a square of beautifully embroidered linen? Piece it into a gorgeous little crop top! I was gifted with a selection of upholstery samples at our last ASG annual meeting and have been holding on/ hoarding them until I could find the perfect use. The Fiona dress …

Vacation Sewing- Odgen Floral Cami and Red + White Stripe Holly Pants

I’m just back from the most relaxing mini vacation with my family in Hobe Sound, Florida. Beautiful beach days with high winds led to some gorgeous waves and cool breezy weather. Perfect beach vacation! Today I’m focusing on the Red and White Stripe Holly Pants and Odgen Cami. I’ll share more on the other makes …

Pear Linen Fiona Dress

I know I say this about so many makes- but this pear linen Fiona Dress is just perfection- I love this dress! Closet Case Patterns is one of my favorite indie pattern companies, so as soon as I saw the release of the Fiona Dress Pattern I scooped it up.  After looking at the cover …

Winter Wardrobe Planning-2018 Make Nine

Hard to believe its 2018 already…Happy belated New Year everyone!  I’ve been working on my winter wardrobe planning for quite a bit now and I’m excited to share a few of the things I can’t wait to start making! This year I’m focused on filling some holes in my wardrobe and making my daily wear …

Blue Stripe Charlie Caftan Mini

I’ve been wearing this dress at least once a week this summer. It’s my second version of the Charlie Caftan-this time as the mini. You can see my first version here (from pattern testing-so more details and fit info) here.  This Blue Stripe Charlie Caftan Mini is a perfect pool and beach cover-up as well …

Pattern Testing: Charlie Caftan

The Charlie Caftan was just released by Heather at Closet Case Patterns and I’m excited to finally be able to share my version! I love pattern testing but it’s always hard to keep mum….and I’ve been wearing this a ton since I made it. It’s my new favorite beach/pool cover-up. Plus it’s so easy to dress …