Womens

Boho Peplum

Boho Peplum

I know you are probably wondering if I have dropped off the planet, but I am still here.  Life has just been so busy and crazy the past couple of months that sewing has slid to the bottom of the priority list.  Now that we are getting used to the new school schedule, I am(…)

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(…)

DIY Faux Kimono Cardigan

DIY Faux Kimono Cardigan

I am loving the boho vibe these days. I really love flowy, feminine pieces – they are so flattering on almost everyone. After seeing Leanne’s and Merrick’s kimonos, I have been meaning to make one. But I didn’t get to it, until I saw this amazing, SIMPLE tutorial on one of my favorite artsy sewing(…)

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(…)