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Colette patterns

  • 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
  • Sewing

    Retro Floral Ginger (Skirt)

    I was really excited when I heard that the weather was supposed to be warming up this weekend. Warmer weather means skirts and fun sandals! And since I have been sewing things for spring…

    April 11, 2012
  • Sewing

    Ginger! (In Progress)

    I’ve always thought it might be kind of fun to dye my hair red. You know, that deep, dark, maroon-y shade that’s just so cool looking? But that’s a post for another day. This…

    April 10, 2012
  • Sewing

    Doing the Polka…

    Ok, so this deviates just a smidge from my spring sewing challenge… but I’ve been so good, I made a dress, see? Anyway, I found this fabric in my stash when I was pulling…

    March 29, 2012
  • Fashion Sewing

    Colette Peony Dress – Complete!

    Remember this in progress photo here? That was back, oh, maybe a week ago. Yeah, it’s been awhile… What happened, you might ask? I fought the bias tape and the bias tape won. More…

    March 28, 2012
  • Fashion Sewing

    Hey, No Pinching!

    Remember St. Patty’s Day in Elementary school? Boy, kids could be brutal! Haha. The one day of the year where you could get away with pinching your classmates without the teacher getting too mad.…

    March 17, 2012
  • Fashion Sewing

    Peony… In Progress!

    A little update on the spring sewing progress! First up on my sewing list for this spring is the Peony dress from Colette Patterns. After making a muslin and a few adjustments from there,…

    March 16, 2012
  • Fashion Inspiration Sewing

    Spring Sewing List

    A few weeks ago, while Mr. Sweet and I were cruising around Ikea looking for some new curtains, I picked up one of these nifty magnetic boards over in the workspace section. I hemmed…

    March 12, 2012
  • Fashion Sewing

    Fall Sewing List

    I’m so inspired for sewing this fall! Between the new patterns over at Colette and all of the fun patterns over at┬áBurdaStyle (can’t believe I hadn’t heard of this site until just a few…

    September 20, 2011