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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 […]

Pattern Test: The Dashing Dress

Pattern Test: The Dashing Dress

**This post contains affiliate links so click away!** Moment of truth: I used to hate dresses growing up. Like despise them. I was teased terribly because of my legs and even as an adult I find those insecurities creeping out. But the Dashing Dress by […]

The Marjorie Dress Nursing Hack

The Marjorie Dress Nursing Hack

The loose fitting dresses are all the rave right now and this mama is loving them too! They hide my post baby mom pooch, cellulite, and more. They are cool to wear and super comfy. One of my fave patterns for this is the Marjorie […]

Pattern Testing: The Girls Cerena Romper

Pattern Testing: The Girls Cerena Romper

**Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links.** I love rompers. Like my love affair with them is something that is so deep that it can’t be shaken. My oldest daughter loves them too. But my middle child? Nope. I made her a romper that was so […]

Pattern Testing: M4M Mama Nina

Pattern Testing: M4M Mama Nina

**Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links which means that by using them I’ll get a percentage so click away!** I recently had the opportunity to test the Mama Nina for Made for Mermaids and it’s official–I’m in love. I typically like the raglan style of […]