A Little Grey Jacket

Jackets are a great completer piece.  Throw one on and you instantly upgrade your look.  Kasey made a classic style jacket in the trending color grey. …

Shell Top and Polka Dots

Thank you Carla for sharing this recent sewing project for your daughter.  The navy and white polka dot is such a smart and versatile look…

June 2015 MWP

Tomato Bisque Brushed Cotton, Silk Charmeuse-Dark Truffle, Summer Foliage  The long and lazy days of summer have begun but don’t let your style take a…

I’ve Started My Summer Sewing……

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, having basic patterns at the ready is a must for me.  But I do like variations…

May 2015 Mini Wardrobe Plan

Silk Charmeuse-Sunshine Twist, Black/White Pinstripe, Black/Ivory/Lemongrass Tweed, Cream Stretch Sateen Spring is finally here to stay and it’s time to stop procrastinating and recharge your…

Pattern Review: Simplicity 1324 and Black and White Graphic Ponte Knit

What wonderful fabric this is (Black and White Graphic Ponte Knit). I love the nubby texture and the random black wiggles!  I’ve sewn with Pontes…

Lekala skirt and what do you do with that extra …

This skirt was made with a lovely animal print (sold out) from Roz (smfabric.com). The pattern was a free pencil skirt from Lekala, which is…