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McCall’s 6084 + Pattern Review

Hello All! Happy Monday. Today I want to share McCall’s 6084. This is a super simple cardigan that can be sewn in under an hour. I made the first cardigan in green a couple of months ago because I wanted something different to wear to work. My students made jokes that I must have a […]

Crop Top + Leggings

Hello All! So one day I was perusing Facebook and I saw this awesome crop top and my mind went in all different directions! I knew exactly what fabric to use and how I wanted to use it. The problem with this is I didn’t have enough fabric, however I made it work! I found […]

Burda 7400 + Pattern Review

Hello All! First of all let me say, I have no idea why my shirt is so shiny! However, I am in love with these pants. They are Burda 7400 view A. I initially wanted to make view B, but once I tried them on to test the fit I changed my mind. I still […]

Vogue 9111

Hello All! It’s Friday! What are your plans for the weekend? I’m not sure what I’m getting into yet but I definitely want to get some sewing done. I want to sew something unique and I want to use techniques that I am not entirely comfortable with like waistbands, zippers, button holes, and pleated skirts. […]

Simplicity 1019 View B

Hello All! This has been a busy week and we are only half way thru! On Monday I had to finish writing the concept paper for my dissertation, Tuesday I had to work from 8am – 9pm (with breaks of course) and grade assignments. I’m starting classes again after being on a year and a […]

Pro Series 50” Tripod + Camera 360 Ultimate App

“THIS IS NOT A SPONSORED POST” Hello All! I want to do quick post on the Pro Series 50” Tripod. It includes a 50″ Inch Aluminum Camera Tripod + Universal Tripod Smartphone Mount + Bluetooth Wireless Remote Control Camera Shutter. I ordered this tripod from Amazon a few weeks ago and I am absolutely in […]

DIY Refashioned Dress

This dress was really a labor of love. I started out sewing Vogue 8918 but I did not like the sleeves or the top part of the dress. The sleeves were puffy and the top of the dress felt like a bib. The overall dress was very easy to make but I did not like […]