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Kwik Sew 3717 + Pattern Review

Hello all! So I have to admit I have a new obsession with Kwik Sew patterns. I say this is a new obsession because I didn’t want to pay $11.99 or $6.99 for their patterns. However I have come to my senses. I was very pleased with their last sale of $3.99 at Jo-Ann Fabric. […]

DIY Pencil Skirt

I love pencil skirts! I believe a pencil skirt is one of the sexiest things a woman can wear, confidence being number one. I made this pencil skirt using one of Stylesewme tutorials on YouTube. In this tutorial Eryn walks you through each step from taking your measurements, drafting the pattern, and the sewing skirt. […]

#TBT Vogue 9075

Hello All! My #tbt is Vogue 9075. I absolutely love this dress, mainly because of the fabric. I found this scuba knit at Fine Fabrics, the black and white print caught my eye. I wore this dress to work yesterday I received a ton of comments. The blazer is INC and guess what… IT’S THRIFTED! […]

Kwik Sew 3740 + Mermaid Maxi

  Hello All! Happy Monday! I’m actually supposed to be writing a paper but I’m blogging instead! I have made a decision to wear the clothes that I make to work, even if it is not an entire outfit. As I was running out the door, I realized that I was wearing a top that […]


Today I wanted to do something outside of my norm. Usually when I’m shopping for fabric, I throw on some leggings or baggy jeans with my Gap sweater and sneakers then head out the door. I am a jeans and sneakers type of girl, I love to be comfortable and I don’t like when my […]

#TBT Mimi G Strapless Jumper

Hello All! I wanted to share a #TBT today. This is the Mimi G Strapless Jumper and I am absolutely in love with it. This is the first time I used a pair of my pants to create a pattern and the top is pretty much just a rectangle. You can see my original post […]

See & Sew B5480

Happy New Year!!!! I can’t even explain how excited I am about 2016! The possibilities are endless. Now on to this top… I actually made this top on Christmas day. I wasn’t able to sew for a while because I was teaching 5 classes online, 1 on ground, and I’m taking a class. Talk about […]