Paco Peralta Tunic Vogue 1550

I’m always a bit hesitant making patterns that are voluminous but this Paco Peralta Tunic, Vogue 1550, is a stunner!  I wanted something sheer and lightweight for summer and this fits the bill perfectly.  I’ve been wearing this with leggings quite a bit.  It’s artsy and elegant but still comfortable out playing with the kids …

Disneybound 2017!

As soon as I found out we were going to Disney World this Spring I was planning out what I’d make for Amelie. There’s no better excuse for new princess clothes! Our trip was this past April and, as luck would have it, coincided with Amelie’s 6th birthday. It was an amazing family reunion vacation!  Disneybound all …

Zinnia Hemp/Cotton Wrap Dress- Vogue V9251

I just can’t resist a good blue and white print!  When Organic Cottons Plus contacted me about doing another affiliate post I knew exactly what I wanted to try out. This Zinnia Hemp/Cotton Muslin is beautiful!  I fell in love with the indigo block print and decided to pair it with one of my new patterns …

Dior Grey Badgley Mischka V1460

I’ve been sewing up a storm over here!  A little bit of sewing escapism was needed this past week(s).  I finished off a pair of Morgan jeans, a super cute set of Carolyn pj’s and two handbags/backpacks!  This dress I’m showing off today was finished before the new year but getting some decent pictures required …

Hemp/Wool Tweed Vogue Wrap Skirt V9209 + Breton Stripe Top

Here are my first makes for the New Year- a nautical inspired tweed wrap skirt V9209 with a Breton stripe knit top! I feel so elegant and chic! Nautical looks are on trend this season which makes this perfect for my work wardrobe.  I’ve been dying to try out this Vogue pattern midi wrap skirt with its button …

#2017MakeNine + Top 5 Reflections/Goals

Happy New Year Everyone!  I’ve been thoroughly enjoying the winter break with the kiddos and the long weekend with my husband. The weather has been beautiful so we spent quite a few days beachside-perfect way to start out the year! Here’s my last TOP 5: My Reflections + Goals plus my #2017MakeNine! Reflections: It’s been …

Chartreuse Donna Karan Vogue V1489

I’m feeling really on trend in my newest make, a beautiful chartreuse Donna Karan for Vogue Patterns, V1489. This dress was supposed to be my wearable muslin but it’s fabulous as is.  I wasn’t quite sure about the color until I put it on-but once I did –wow! This dress is a real stunner! I bought a bunch of Donna Karan patterns before …