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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Ciarra’s Faux-Leather Circle Skirt

This is the faux-leather circle skirt that I made for Ciarra recently. The fabric really did not want to cooperate with me, and I had to carefully remove seams more than once. The fabric does have a bit of stretch to it, and just wanted to go all over the place. I have worked with […]

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Hello out there! My school’s fashion week runway show, and my little man turns 10!

Hello everyone!I have been MIA quite a bit lately, due to school & business work, family events, and also home stuff.I did not get around to posting my “Insta-Fashion Friday” outfit, but I did take pictures, which I will post later today sometime.I did complete Ciarra’s faux leather skater skirt, and now I am working […]

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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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“End of Autumn” Orange Skirt….

Here is my orange skirt, and completed just in time to say goodbye to autumn, and hello to the winter solstice!The funny thing is, for our “winter solstice” it was 72 degrees outside when we were taking these pictures! LOL! It was more like the summer solstice!!! We obviously have storms on the way, hence […]

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