Vintage Issey Miyake V2332 Skirt and Madalynne for Simplicity 8435 Bodysuit

My Fall/ Winter Wardrobe is really starting to shape up. This is the first year I have a great selection of pieces that mix and match together. I’ve felt so stylish wearing my handmade makes the past few weeks. We’ve finally gotten a bit of cooler weather with some lovely ocean breezes. Hardly have to …

Blush Silk Tank Refashion

I can’t believe I haven’t shared this refashion yet! I made this tank well over a year ago and then forgot about it completely. I don’t think I even wore it until now. Hard to believe this was once a double layer silk tank and a pair of capri pants. Both were on clearance at …

Deer & Doe Centaurée Dress

Last month at our ASG meeting my friend Judy gave me a bunch of fabric from her stash to have fun with. Included in the batch were these beautiful floral upholstery sample squares. I went through my patterns to see what I could make that had smaller pieces. The pieced bodice of the Centaurée dress …

Spruce Selvedge Ruska Tunic

Simple and sleek, this Ruska tunic makes for the perfect secret pajamas. It’s probably the most comfortable piece in my wardrobe. Lightweight with a cool hand this knit is just a dream to wear. I just love this shade of forest green! After I finished making my long sleeve Ruska tee I had just enough …

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 …

Blue Sparkle Knit Ruska Knot Tee

The past month has been all about sewing from my stash. This was one of my last makes for winter with a little bit of holiday sparkle. I’ve had this knit for a little over a year and couldn’t quite figure out what to do with it. It’s a bit on the sheer side and …

Navy Ponte Sweater Dress B6388

I whipped up this dress just in time to get a bit of wear during our recent cold spell! Florida winters are super mild but every once and I while I just want something cozy to bundle up in. This Butterick dress B6388 in navy ponte does just that. I made my version in a …