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  • 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
  • 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 Inspiration Sewing

    Spring Palette Inspiration

    Ok, so I guess that technically it’s not really spring yet, but it’s getting close! The weather here has gradually been getting warmer the last few weeks (with a little bit of snow still…

    March 7, 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
  • Fashion Inspiration Sewing

    Fall Palette Challenge 2011

    A few weeks ago I came across the Fall Palette Challenge at Colette Patterns. I’m a little behind, due to still trying to get over this pesky cold, but I’ve decided to join! It…

    September 19, 2011
  • 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