Davina Party Dress (and an Itch to Stitch Birthday Celebration!)

October 10, 2015

Do you believe in serendipity? I’ve always sort of been a believer. The way that the Davina Dress pattern and I met certainly had to have been serendipity in motion. You see, the evening before Kennis from Itch to Stitch contacted me and asked if I’d like to participate in her pattern company’s birthday blog tour, I’d been staring into my closet, folding up a bunch of tops and tees and grumpily shuffling around all the clothes in there, preparing for what…

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Purl Soho Quilted Vest

Purl Soho Quilted Vest

Hey guys! Well, it looks like it’s finally starting to warm up out here on the east coast, so I think it’s definitely time to talk about this wintery vest before it gets packed away until next year! School and work haven’t left me…

April 13, 2015
Pineapple Print Staple Dress
Fashion Fiber Arts Projects Sewing

OAL 2014: (Pine)apples & Oranges!

Hey folks, I hope that you’ve all been having a great week! I’ve been busy trying to meet a few work-related deadlines and participating in the Outfit-Along that’s been co-hosted by Lauren of Lladybird and Andi of Untangling Knots. It’s been a blast participating and checking out everyone’s…

July 31, 2014
Fashion Sewing

Vera Aveline (aka The Summer Bombshell Dress)

This Dress. You must make it now. Right this minute. This dress will make you feel like you have superpowers. It will make you feel effortlessly chic. It will make you feel like a total Bombshell. And it is so simple to make… even with all…

May 12, 2014
Galaxy Print Lady Skater Dress
Fashion Sewing

To Infinity & Beyond… A Galaxy Print Lady Skater!

Hey guys! I hope that you’re all having a great weekend and enjoying some (finally!) warm spring weather and sunshine! Super quick post today! I sewed this dress up a few months ago when it was still really chilly out and took the pictures…

May 3, 2014
Tribal Print Briar Tee
Fashion Sewing

Tribal Print Briar Tee

Oh my gosh, are you guys sick of seeing all of my briar remixes yet?! I really hope not, because here comes another one! Last weekend, I decided that I needed a new shirt to wear to a workshop the next day, so I…

February 10, 2014
Painted Moss Mini
DIY Fashion Sewing

Painted Moss Mini

It’s really tough to find a well-fitting denim skirt, am I right? It’s one of those clothing items, like a well-fitting pair of jeans, that is practically a closet essential, but that you absolutely dread shopping for because you just know that you will have to…

January 28, 2014

Greetings from NYC!

Hi readers! Well, it’s been quite a few months since my last post on the blog… Definitely much longer than I anticipated! Things have been running at warp speed over here, but I’ve been trying to sit down and start blog reading and writing…

January 22, 2014

Sweet Little Chickadee is Moving…

… to New York City! That’s right, in just a few weeks Mr. Sweet and I will be moving to NYC! A few cool opportunities are leading us out to the east coast, so pretty soon we will be living in the Big Apple…

July 3, 2013