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
Uncategorized

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
Shop

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
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 to check out since we first moved here a few…

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? Well, after our definitely-not-boring-sort-of-vacation last week, I’m in the mood…

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 (cotton?) fabric that I’ve had in my stash for ages…

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 for a bit. Life, work, and the shop have all…

May 23, 2013
Giveaways

And the Winner is…

Thank you so much for entering the giveaway and for your sweet comments! I hope that all of you had a wonderful, happy, and relaxing Easter! I really enjoyed reading everyone’s answers to the Giveaway question! It sounds like the thing that you guys…

April 1, 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. After the third random March Weekend Snowstorm of 2013, and…

March 23, 2013