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Sunday Lately #151

Sunday Lately #151

This has been a busy week over here at The Needle And The Belle! Let’s just jump into today’s Sunday Lately. Sunday Lately #151 Driving Thanksgiving is this week which means my family will be road tripping! Truthfully I hate road tripping but I’m welcoming […]

Mommy + Mini + Dolly Catherine Dress

Mommy + Mini + Dolly Catherine Dress

I love an easy pattern to sew. You know what I love more? An easy pattern that I can make for myself and my girls and that’s just what the Catherine Dress offers. Made For Mermaids Catherine Dress Bundle You guys already know that Made […]

Pattern Test: The Rory Top & Dress

Pattern Test: The Rory Top & Dress

When I returned to sewing I didn’t think that there would be quite the community there is today. One of my sewing friends recently started designing patterns and this is her first one! Naturally I was super excited to test the Rory top & dress […]

It’s Boots & Hoodie Season!!!

It’s Boots & Hoodie Season!!!

This post contains affiliate links so click away! Guys. It’s my favorite time of the year. It’s boots and hoodie season!!! So why is this big? Because Ellie & Mac have a new hoodie that they just released!!! Game Time Hoodie by Ellie And Mac […]

PDF Patterns Versus Traditional Patterns

PDF Patterns Versus Traditional Patterns

Up until last year, I didn’t know PDF patterns were a thing. The very first pattern that I bought were the Peg Legs by Patterns for Pirates. I struggled trying to piece together the pattern and my stubbornness wouldn’t let me watch their YouTube video […]

Watch And See Dress By Ellie & Mac

Watch And See Dress By Ellie & Mac

Have you ever seen a dress that you weren’t so sure about until you tried it on for yourself? That was my feeling about the Watch And See Dress by Ellie & Mac and I don’t mean that in a bad way. I have a […]

October 2017 Round-Up

October 2017 Round-Up

October was a busy test month for me and November is shaping to be one too especially since I’m officially off maternity leave! I made some things that I’ve really fallen in love with and some that are just meh. But for the most part, […]

George & Ginger’s Slash Tunic

George & Ginger’s Slash Tunic

I’m really working on loving my body and appreciating all my curves (and rolls) after having 3 babies but honestly, it’s hard. I was browsing Pinterest one day and saw this beautiful, curvy woman rocking this lace tunic with two high slits. I mean this […]

Pattern Test: Girls 90s Dress

Pattern Test: Girls 90s Dress

**This post contains affiliate links so click away!** Can I be honest? Making clothes with lining is not my strong suit. And by not my strong suit I mean I typically don’t make clothes that are lined. But then I saw the 90s Dress by […]

Sunday Lately 146

Sunday Lately 146

About a year ago I joined a blogging tribe started by one of my sewing buddies. Since then, I’ve gotten pregnant, started this blog, been sewing up a storm and had a baby–in that order ha! Now that things are finally settling down, I’m joining […]