Blue Stripes and Grainline Archer

Dreary cold weather last week had me dreaming of spring and summer.  This beautiful Blue and White Stripe silk/voile was just the thing to lift…

4 and counting…..Burda Style 10/2012 #118

  In case you didn’t already know, this is a go-to pattern for me!  I have posted about this dress hereand here.  And if you…

August Mini Wardrobe Plan:White Linen, Navy Stretch Cotton, Mix …

A new fashion season is fast approaching but we still have some summer left.  Before we need to pull out our sweaters let’s celebrate the…

Pattern Review: Marfy 3339

I finally found the perfect sheath dress! Marfy 3339 pictured here with the color removed for creative interpretation. I like to scan the drawings, then…

Pattern Review: Bellini and Navy/White Polka Dot Silk

I rocked this pattern!  I need like 27 more of these! OK, I must give a lot of the love credit to the fabric which…

Pattern Review: Burda Style 6/2014 #104

I like so many of the styles in the 6/2014 issue of Burda Style.  I decided to sew #104 first to be able to wear…

Trending…How to Wear the Nautical Look

Mix-up Sweater Knit, Navy Cotton Stretch Sateen, Navy/Cream Stripe Knit, Cream Stretch Sateen, Maritime, Navy Tweed Ahoy Mates!  Every year around this time, if you’re…