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Getting Creative with the Classics: Day 4

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Getting Creative with the Classics: Day 4

Day 4 of the 'Getting Creative with the Classics' Blog Tour. If you are jsut joining us, make sure you take a look at all of the inspirational makes so far!       Today we have two more sewing creations for your viewing pleasure.  First up is Alyssa of  The Sewing Goatherd.  Alyssa has taken the Classic Shift and hacked it into a Maxi Dress, and we're all a bit smitten.  Not only doe she have a full and very simple tutorial on her blog for creating the Maxi length ruffle add on, she also will show you how to...

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Summertime Blog Tour: Day 2

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Summertime Blog Tour: Day 2

Welcome back to day TWO of the Summertime Blog Tour!!!! Make sure you checked out yesterday's amazing posts from Livia and Patricia showing off the Double Take Tank, Endless Summer Shorts, and Refined Raglan. Today, Diane of Sewing with D and I are your blog stops for the day.  Diane has taken the Traveler Tee and paired it up with the RDJ shorts for a summer look that I would wear every day!!!  Embroidery, Comfy Tee, and a front that you just have to click over to see.... so go, go.... go see what Diane has, because you are going...

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All Dressed Up Blog Tour: Spring Edition

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All Dressed Up Blog Tour: Spring Edition

Welcome to the All Dressed Up Blog Tour: Spring Addition!!! Every day we get 'dressed', we pick out clothes that help us in ways big and small show a bit of our personality.  We all have a 'uniform' of sorts -whether it be corporate, casual comfort, or yoga pants.  But we take that uniform of how we get dressed and mix in a bit of ourselves in accessories, fabric choices, and our personal swagger.  Getting 'Dressed Up' can mean something slightly different to every one of us - for my boys it means putting on clean socks, sigh!  I've had...

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The 12 Days of Christmas: Day 11, The Color Block Magnolia Add On

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The 12 Days of Christmas: Day 11, The Color Block Magnolia Add On

Raise your hand if you've heard some holiday music this December, raise your hand if you've eaten something delicious, raise your hand if you've smiled watching one of your children or friends try something new this holiday season, raise your had if you can't believe we are only 2 weeks away from Christmas!!!!!!!!!!  Put those hands up in the air and take a minute to privately (or publicly) celebrate - we all need to celebrate a little more, so give me a WOOT WOOT! Ok, the 12 days are wrapping up but we still have today and tomorrow for 2...

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The 12 Days of Christmas: Day 10, the Hipster Pack

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The 12 Days of Christmas: Day 10, the Hipster Pack

It's the 10th Day of Christmas.... that means that many of you now have 10 new patterns in your collection.  I hope you carve out some fun sewing time this weekend to make one or two of these fun projects - but most of all I hope you are enjoying the season with your friends and family!!!! So today, on the 10th day of Christmas I have a fun little pattern that brings me back to my childhood.  I'm a child of the 80's which means I grew up with rotary telephones, french cuffed stone washed denim, and the quintessential...

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