Marbella Linen Highlands Wrap Dress


Dresses, Handmade Wardrobe

Summer makes me want to wear all the linen things! Aaaaand all the dresses! PATTERN This Highlands Wrap dress by Allie Olson is incredibly elegant! I love the facings! I love the mitered corners! The details that are so thoughtfully designed, all come together to make this pattern so special. I often find facings really […]

2019-10-21

Kila Tank & Dress hack


Tops

The Kila Tank (by Allie Olson) is quickly becoming my favorite pattern! Allie did an amazing job with the fit of this tank and it’s construction. At this point, I have made at least 10 of these, and wear one almost every day! FABRIC My favorite fabric for the Kila tank, of course, came from […]

2019-09-03

Spruce Fringe with Blouse Hack


Handmade Wardrobe, Tops

This is one of my favorite makes ever, hands down: this fabric, the fit, the buttons. Magic. PATTERN I made View A with the C/D cup. Sizing described below in ‘Sizing & Modifications’. I previously made the dress version of this Chalk & Notch Fringe, but after I heard about the cup size update, I […]

2019-06-07

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