Minerva Crafts · Pattern Review

Minerva: Men’s Kwik Sew 3638 Fleece Vest

I'm excited to share with you about a recent project that I finished for my husband. I made the quick so 3638 vest with fleece and zipper supplies from Minerva.  I had made this vest for him once before in a green fleece. He has been super excited to add another vest to his… Continue reading Minerva: Men’s Kwik Sew 3638 Fleece Vest

Minerva Crafts · Pattern Review

Minerva: Velvet Zadie Jumpsuit

Hello there! I'm very excited to share about a fun project that I've made with Minerva, a velvet jumpsuit. I used the Zadie Jumpsuit pattern by Paper Theory. I used a fun stretch knit velvet fabric from Minerva in the Stone colorway. Although I made this one with the holidays in mind, it's a fun… Continue reading Minerva: Velvet Zadie Jumpsuit

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Minerva: Swatch Quilted Wool Pillow

Hello there! I'm excited to share today about a project that is not a garment. I decided to make a pillow for my sewing chair and use wool batting for the cushion. As I predicted, as soon as I finished this project, one of my cats has claimed it. I love the design aesthetic of… Continue reading Minerva: Swatch Quilted Wool Pillow

Pattern Review · Sewing

Pattern Review: Fabric Flip Baskets by Crafter’s Creek

Hello! I am excited to share with you about the Fabric Flip Basket sewing pattern by Crafter's Creek (sold via the Etsy shop, Topsy-Turvy). One aspect that intrigued me about this pattern is that it's not a garment. I love sewing garments but I was excited to be a part of the editing and testing… Continue reading Pattern Review: Fabric Flip Baskets by Crafter’s Creek

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Minerva: Bottlebrush Tree Pilvi Jacket

Hello! I'm excited to share about a fun project that I made with Minerva. I used this unique bottle brush tree fabric to make the Pilvi jacket from the book Everyday style by Lotta Jansdotter. I love bottlebrush trees, more commonly seen as Christmas decorations. I thought the gray and cream color palette was a… Continue reading Minerva: Bottlebrush Tree Pilvi Jacket

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Minerva: Embroidered Tulle Flint Pants

Hello there! I'm very excited to share about a fun project that I made with Minerva.com. I tried a fun experiment with some of their embroidered tulle fabric and made a pair of pants with shorts layered underneath. I used the Megan Nielsen Flint pants and shorts patterns together for this garment. Wearing tulle pants… Continue reading Minerva: Embroidered Tulle Flint Pants

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Minerva: Faux Leather Ultimate Shift Dress

Hello!  I'm excited to share a link to a fun project that I made with Minerva, a faux leather over embroidered tulle Shift Dress. The fabric was very fun and unique so I was excited to pair it with a simple shift dress pattern.  Included in the post is a free template for an underarm… Continue reading Minerva: Faux Leather Ultimate Shift Dress

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Minerva: Reversible Metamorphic Dress by Sew Liberated

Hello there! I'm excited to share a link to a fun project, made with Minerva. I made the reversible Metamorphic Dress by Sew Liberated. I geeked out a bit with this project by making three muslins (and then the final, fourth dress). For all of the nitty gritty details, check out the posts below on… Continue reading Minerva: Reversible Metamorphic Dress by Sew Liberated

Ellie and Mac patterns · Janome · Pattern Review · simply by ti fabrics

Pinspiration & Pattern Review: Women’s Discoverer Tee with Ellie and Mac patterns and Simply by Ti fabrics

Hello!  I had lots of fun recreating this color blocked tee, inspired by a photo on Pinterest.  For my version I used the Women's Discoverer Tee pattern from Ellie and Mac.   The version that I made was loosely inspired by the photo (mustard toned sleeves, a grey bodice and blue/turquoise yoke).  One area that… Continue reading Pinspiration & Pattern Review: Women’s Discoverer Tee with Ellie and Mac patterns and Simply by Ti fabrics

Ellie and Mac patterns · Pattern Review · Sewing · simply by ti fabrics

Pinspiration, Pattern Review with Ellie and Mac & Simply by Ti Fabrics

Hello!  I'm excited to share a fun Pinspiration project with you today.  For this project I picked an outfit that I was inspired by on Pinterest and sewed "the look" with similar fabrics and sewing patterns. PatternsWomen's Going Home Sweater (aff link) Women's Urban Legs Shorts and Legging Pattern (aff link)   Fabrics**Medium Blue Denim Jegging… Continue reading Pinspiration, Pattern Review with Ellie and Mac & Simply by Ti Fabrics