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  • 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…

    January 28, 2014
  • Fashion Sewing

    Cityscape Eucalypt Dress

    A few weeks ago, on the very first warm weekend of spring, Mr. Sweet and I decided to go exploring. There’s this walking trail with an old historic house nearby that we’ve been wanting…

    June 17, 2013
  • Fashion Sewing

    Drop It Like It’s Culotte

    Oh yes, I went there. Used a bad rap song pun today? Yep, checking that off the list, haha! This post was dangerously close to just being titled “Artsy Swirly Culottes.” Pretty boring, right?…

    June 12, 2013
  • Fashion Sewing

    Blue Chambray Banksia

    One weekend last month, while the weather outside was doing this (in the middle of April… really!) (Wow… so much snow!) I was inside finishing up this: The fabric is a lightweight blue chambray…

    May 28, 2013
  • Fashion Sewing

    Leopard Truck Stop Top

    I’m a little embarrassed to say that I sewed up this top over a month ago and I’m just now blogging about it. It’s been a bit quiet over here on the blogging front…

    May 23, 2013
  • Sewing

    Sewing With Knits: The Briar Sweater

    Once upon a time there was a knit tee pattern that I really really really liked. I sewed up one, grabbed some fabric to sew up another, and then it snowed. Again. A lot.…

    March 23, 2013
  • Sewing

    Sewing With Knits: Round One! The Briar Tee.

    This post’s original title was going to be something along the lines of “I Fought the Knits and the Knits Won.” But after wearing this tee around multiple times in the last week or…

    March 14, 2013
  • Fashion Sewing

    New Year’s (Sewing) Goals

    Hey… Happy Friday! Even though it’s already February (Eeek… wow! Really?!), I haven’t done too much garment sewing for myself yet this year, so I think that it’s a good time to talk about…

    February 8, 2013
  • Fashion Sewing

    A (Dark Denim) Ginger for All Seasons

    Can you believe that Fall is already here? I sure can’t! While I’m missing the warmer weather, I do really enjoy seeing all of the pumpkins and jack o’lanterns pop up all around town…

    October 25, 2012