Janome · Sewing

Janome: Wool Tedra Skirt

I'm excited to share with you about a fun project that I made with Janome. This skirt is the Tedra skirt from Lotta Jansdotter's book Everyday Style. Cutting out a wool skirt on the bias gives such a fun and flattering shape. Check out the post for lots more details including a DIY wood Taylor's… Continue reading Janome: Wool Tedra Skirt

Minerva Crafts · PM Patterns

Minerva Crafts: Crinkle Viscose Mademoiselle Gus Top

Hello there! I'm excited to share with you about making the Mademoiselle Gus Top pattern with Minerva Crafts. I used a lovely crinkle viscose fabric and viscose piping, both from Minerva. The fabric and piping were so fun to work with and even more lovely to wear. Check out the blog post for lots more… Continue reading Minerva Crafts: Crinkle Viscose Mademoiselle Gus Top

Minerva Crafts · Sew House 7

Minerva Crafts: Rust Alberta Street Pencil Skirt

Hello! I'm excited to share about a recent project with Minerva Crafts, my first pencil skirt! The pattern calls for a non-stretch denim, which ended up being very comfortable! This was a great project to experiment with denims, stepping toward handmade jeans. I made the muslin in a traditional indigo denim. Go and check out… Continue reading Minerva Crafts: Rust Alberta Street Pencil Skirt

Product Review · Sew House 7

Pattern Review: Free Range Slacks by Sew House 7

I'm so excited for the release of the Free Range Slacks pattern by Sew House 7. I've made both versions that I'll share about with you today. I've been waiting for a pattern like this to come out, a high elastic waist pant with woven fabric. Version 1 is a tapered leg that you can… Continue reading Pattern Review: Free Range Slacks by Sew House 7

Halfmoon Atelier · Product Review

Pattern Review: La Brea tee by Halfmoon Atelier

I'm so excited to share about the release of the La Brea tee by Halfmoon Atelier. I was honored to be a part of the test group for the pattern. It's a fun tee for woven or knit fabrics. With the shaping built in to the side seams and neckline, it's a quick sew that… Continue reading Pattern Review: La Brea tee by Halfmoon Atelier

Product Review · Sewing

Ernest Wright Antique Stork Scissors [Product Review]

I approached the company Ernest Wright to try their Antique Stork scissors to share a product review with you**. I had a lot of fun with this review.  I intentionally picked up an embroidery project to test the scissors.  I've noticed that I've typically seen stork scissor designs paired with embroidery applications.     I'm also… Continue reading Ernest Wright Antique Stork Scissors [Product Review]

Ellie and Mac patterns · Product Review

Pattern Review: Cape Cod Doll Pattern by Ellie and Mac

Hello there! I'm excited to share a review today of the Cape Cod Doll Pattern (aff link) by Ellie and Mac. This was a fun project that I resized for this doll, as a gift. This doll was previously purchased from a company called Bamboletta and she is so sweet! Pattern Description: The Cape Cod… Continue reading Pattern Review: Cape Cod Doll Pattern by Ellie and Mac