If you've seen the Raven dress, you'll recognize the Rhubarb. Or vice versa??? Long ago now, when I first started dreaming this pattern up, it was this knit sweater dress style that was first in my mind. Then things just kept going, I thought about woven versions and the Raven was born and released first. Now I'm SO excited to finally have this version, the Rhubarb, also available and it is everything I dreamed of!
Little secret? I had totally planned to enter this for Circus week in the Project Run and Play sew-along. I figured ice-cream shirt = circus food or something like that. But further thinking and I realized that this was suitable for Sew Your Stash week. Why am I telling you this? I just gave away… Continue reading Sew Your Stash
Today I have been TIRED!! To the point of an actual nap. The kind that when you wake up you are so super groggy. Well, one look in my email to see that the Art Gallery Fabrics Mediterraneo lookbook is out woke me right up! I always love looking through them the moment they show… Continue reading Mediterraneo Fabrics
It's still Anniversary time for Simple Life Pattern co. That means the sales are still going for a few more days. Till Feb 25, to be exact. The code for 40% off pre-2018 releases is HAPPYTHREE and the new releases are 20%. The pictures are everywhere! So much inspiration. Here's a post about the Emma.… Continue reading Two Cute Girls
Since Christmas the testing world seemed to have exploded a bit!! Or a lot. It's like all the designers were just waiting for the holidays to be done. 🙂 Well, I have a hard time saying no and decided to tuck a few into my busy days. This test is, surprise, surprise, another Simple Life… Continue reading Sandy Ruffle Dress Test
Here we are! At the last week and before I move forward with this week's look I just want you to know that if you are an Instagrammer, I'd love for you to continue following my other sewing adventures over there on my IG feed. I am part of a blog tour coming up that… Continue reading Snowy Holidays
Well!! This is quite the adventure! Not only has my imagination been challenged in my designing and sewing, but the emotions! I'm full in with all of those. Last week was such a highlight for me that I really feel the pressure to keep up with myself. Although it's going to take a lot before… Continue reading Starbursts and Nerds!!
Ready or not, here we come! We are finally sitting here at the first week of Season 14 Project Run and Play! And welcome to my blog! Thanks for coming on over to check out my first contribution for this season (oh, and hopefully not my last!) Be prepared for photo overload. I REALLY hope… Continue reading Beautiful Buttons
This week Simple Life Pattern Company expands their baby collection with a small version of the Helena Top/Dress. The first Helena I made was last spring. I made the top in a chiffon to go with the beautiful Mattie suspender skirt. I fell in love with the pattern and really wanted to try it again.… Continue reading A Baby and A Dolly
The link-up has 8 hours left on it and here I am working on pictures that I took this afternoon of the dress that I made last night/this morning. (I didn't really sleep last night.) And my internet is being ridiculous and won't upload my pics. AH! I'll work it out yet. I haven't been… Continue reading All About Art Gallery Fabrics