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  • DIY Sewing Tutorials

    Easy Peasy Knit Pockets

      Today I’d like to share with you my favorite method for getting nice, crisp, professional looking knit pockets. A year or so ago, I posted something similar on social media and have had…

    February 23, 2017
  • Sewing

    Geo Print Coat

    Hi hi hi! I’d like to present to you the newest chilly weather addition to my wardrobe… The Geo Print Coat!   Okay, let’s get real. This post that’s been sitting in my queue…

    February 1, 2017
  • Sewing

    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…

    April 13, 2015
  • 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
  • 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
  • DIY Fashion Sewing

    Pretty Little Plaid Skirt Tutorial

    Happy Monday everyone! Today I’m sharing the tutorial with you for the skirt from this post. The Pretty Little Plaid Skirt a.k.a. “The Modest Mini Skirt: Pretty Little Plaid Version” Want to learn how…

    August 15, 2011
  • Fashion Sewing

    Pretty Little Plaid…

    … Skirt! I’ve been admiring the cute, summery, stitched-together looking plaid skirts that I’ve been seeing around this summer. Every time I find them in stores though, they’re always really expensive… and really short!…

    August 12, 2011
  • Fashion Sewing

    The Colette Violet Blouse

    Remember when I posted about buying this fabric a few weeks ago? It’s kind of funky and fun, eh? Well, it got made into this! Ta-da, my first shirt! I’m pretty proud, can you…

    August 5, 2011