Dresses

Penelope Peplum Dress Pattern Review

Penelope Peplum Dress Pattern Review

When See Kate Sew released her Penelope Peplum pattern, I was so excited. What a great pattern!  So many cute options.  I signed up for the Pattern Tour but then Isabella came along and I had to take a bit of a sewing/blogging break. Finally right before Easter, I made my first one- the gathered(…)

White Eyelet Georgia Twirl Dress

White Eyelet Georgia Twirl Dress

Today I am so so excited to share my review of Shwin Design’s Georgia Twirl Dress. When I first saw this dress pattern, I fell in love.  I immediately put it on my to-sew list. A few months ago, I found this beautiful white eyelet fabric at Michael Levine in Los Angeles, on a fabulous(…)

Made to Match

Made to Match

      A little while ago, I purchased a pattern from Joann’s called KWIK SEW: Made to Match.  One of those patterns that has both the pattern for your little girl, but also for your little girl’s 18 inch doll, which is just magical!   I tried it out on some of my favorite(…)

Floral Jersey Dress

Floral Jersey Dress

Once upon a time, at Fabric Weekend (sigh) I bought this gorgeous floral jersey at Mood.  Along with a bunch of other girls- AKA The Sisterhood of the Floral Knit Fabric. 🙂 We decided it would be fun for each of us to buy one yard and then all make something out of it and(…)

Halloween 2013: Ivy

Halloween 2013: Ivy

Halloween is fast approaching, and I’ve got my little paws busy working on the costumes my kids have chosen.  Ivy got a pair of Ruby Slippers from one of her friends for her birthday back in April. She was obsessed. So, when I asked her last month what she’d like to be for Halloween…she didn’t(…)

Cinched Shift Dress

Cinched Shift Dress

A couple of months ago, I was out shopping, and found a shift dress (similar) that had a cinched waist. I love these dresses, but sometimes feel like you have to be a size 0 to look good in them. But the dress was cute, so I thought I would give it a try anyway.(…)