Taos Top Dress Hack

Dresses, Handmade Wardrobe, Tops

The Taos Top is such a flattering pattern! I’ve always admired Leslie of Threadbear Garments, so I was thrilled when she released her first pattern! I see this pattern getting a lot of use! Summer sewing, here I come! FABRIC This gorgeous fabric is an Art Gallery knit, called Striped Sleek Knit in Mediterraneo from […]

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Olive Denim Lander Pants

Handmade Wardrobe, Pants

This was my favorite project of 2018! This olive denim was just asking to become Lander pants! There are so many design features in the Lander pants (by True Bias) that I never imagined I would like, let alone loooove: the high waist, the exposed button fly, wide leg, no stretch. There was a bit […]

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I LOVE Cheyenne!

Handmade Wardrobe, Tops

  This Cheyenne tunic by Hey June Handmade was my first button up! Oh how I love this pattern! I think I am a little obsessed…   In this post I will show you the Cheyennes I have made this year: (1) front placket with 3/4 quarter sleeves; (2) sleeveless tank with front placket; (3) […]

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Part 1: Wedding Dress Design & Intro

Dresses, Handmade Wardrobe, Wedding Dress

I knew when we got engaged that I would make my wedding dress. I have been tackling clothing projects since February 2018, but had no couture experience whatsoever! And we got engaged in June, so I had a short deadline! But I very much enjoy a challenge! And I was confident enough in my skills & […]

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Taos Top Dress Hack


Dresses, Handmade Wardrobe, Tops

The Taos Top is such a flattering pattern! I’ve always admired Leslie of Threadbear Garments, so I was thrilled when she released her first pattern! I see this pattern getting a lot of use! Summer sewing, here I come! FABRIC This gorgeous fabric is an Art Gallery knit, called Striped Sleek Knit in Mediterraneo from […]

2019-03-12

Olive Denim Lander Pants


Handmade Wardrobe, Pants

This was my favorite project of 2018! This olive denim was just asking to become Lander pants! There are so many design features in the Lander pants (by True Bias) that I never imagined I would like, let alone loooove: the high waist, the exposed button fly, wide leg, no stretch. There was a bit […]

2019-02-10

I LOVE Cheyenne!


Handmade Wardrobe, Tops

  This Cheyenne tunic by Hey June Handmade was my first button up! Oh how I love this pattern! I think I am a little obsessed…   In this post I will show you the Cheyennes I have made this year: (1) front placket with 3/4 quarter sleeves; (2) sleeveless tank with front placket; (3) […]

2019-01-09

First Fringe Dress!


Dresses, Handmade Wardrobe

  Ooooooh this dress! This was my first Fringe Dress by Chalk & Notch and will not be my last! There are two neckline options, two sleeve options, multiple waist-tie options, optional pockets, and it can be made in either a shirt or dress length.   I love the act of making, creating, and sewing […]

2018-09-30

Making My Wedding Dress


Dresses, Handmade Wardrobe

 COMING SOON! PART 1:  The Design PART 2: The Skirt & Pettycoat — coming soon PART 3: The Lace Bodice — coming soon PART 4: Completing the Dress & Finishing Details Addendum: My collection of wedding dress patterns 

2018-09-30

Hello world!


Uncategorized

I am starting this blog to document and share all my sewing adventures and accomplishments. Nothing makes me happier than creating and crafting! Here we go!

2018-07-01