What I’m working on, and workspace updates…

I am almost finished putting my workspace together (I need to hang pictures and the window treatment) So I thought I would start to lay out a few things, and get ready to sew some pants and dresses. The trouser pattern I created while in school While going through all of my fabrics, I ended […]

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Progress and updates

Hello everyone!I hope everyone is having a great summer thus far. We had a busy holiday weekend, and when we are not out and about running errands, we are painting, scraping, trimming, cutting, and constructing! Setting up house has been no easy task, and is taking a while to complete. My husband of course has […]

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Sunshine State Shift Dress

Hello All!!We are back from our celebration trip to the Florida Keys. We were so lucky to find an amazing park in a very nice community on Marathon Key to shoot our photos of Ciarra in the “Sunshine State Shift Dress” that I made for her.It was an amazing beautiful day under the coconut trees. […]

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What’s going on with me these days and my new favorite website…

WHAT’S BEEN GOING ON?Hello everyone,Remember me?? I have been deep in the commencement that is life lately, and thus I have not been able to tend to my normal activities blog wise…but more on that soon enough…I promise you that there is a good explanation. The project proposal for one of my classes (which I […]

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The Shift Dress

Lately I have been very involved with planning my vacation/summer wardrobe. I have already bought new sandals and some sundresses, and I am starting to look for summer clothing for my son, and planning what I will make for my daughter as well as myself. We are taking a celebration vacation once I am done […]

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My powder blue comfy coat, updates and more spring shoes

I am done working on my powder blue coat. For this coat I wanted it to be simple. No frills, no buttons, maybe just a sash (which I have not decided if i will add or not) something comfy and warm to wear around the house…no big deal. I wanted to attempt to create a […]

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My mock-wrap floral challis dress

This is the mock-wrap dress I recently made. It took me a while to finish it because my attentions were elsewhere (and I took some time off! YAY) This dress is so simple to make though, and can be put together easily in a day.Since this is a rayon challis fabric that I used, I […]

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A look back at my projects of 2013

Here is a review of my 2013 completed projects. I had MANY distractions this past year that kept me from making more garments. Here is what I was able to complete… Summer Sunshine dress Starry seaside wrap dress godet skirt for my class…with godets pushed in as per Ciarra’s request. My Classic Shirt project for […]

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Grey and Pink Plaid Skirt

Here is my grey and pink plaid skirt. I used the same pattern that I used for my “end of autumn” orange skirt. This skirt is made from a heavier wool suiting fabric that I purchased HERE. The top is from Victoria’s Secret, as well as the shoes, both found HERE and HERE. Earrings: similar ones […]

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