Everyday Basics

Border Print Nightgowns

Border Print Nightgowns

  We’ve teamed up with Anna Griffin again and her cute hip hip hooray line of fabrics!  I thought her border print fabric was perfect for a pillowcase… and when I thought pillowcase, my mind immediately went to Jen’s amazing pillowcase nightgowns that both of my girls adore.  (here)  And then, of course, Ivy wanted(…)

4quarters and Exposed Elastic Skirt Mashup

It’s National Sewing Month and what better way to celebrate than with  the Jo-Ann Sew Your Style Contest sponsored by Pellon?  Create a non-quilted, non-traditional project with quilters fabrics: ie, apparel, pencil cases, purses, etc.  I jumped at the chance to use these two darling quilter’s fabrics at Jo-ann to make myself another skirt. This(…)

Cuffed Lounge Leggings

Cuffed Lounge Leggings

As most of you know, I had the opportunity to go to Sewing Summit a few weeks ago.  While there, I got to take a class where we drafted a pair of custom fit leggings.  The fabulous Miranda from One Little Minute taught the class. I wanted to take this class for two reasons.  First,(…)

Gray

Gray

I have wanted to make myself some gray knit skirts for a long time.  The fabric has just sat there, waiting for me.  I finally cut them out and sewed them up this week.  Both came together so quickly!  I am so excited to add them into my wardrobe rotation, as there are endless possibilities(…)