Vero Beach Set – Hey June Handmade

Hi friends I have another pattern to share with you today. Two actually, because it’s a set! The Vero Beach Set is a hoodie and shorts set. The patterns are for woven fabrics and can be made in a range of fabrics from fabrics with drape such as rayon to fabrics with structure like chambray…

Opal Pants – Pattern Test for Megan Nielsen Patterns

Hi friends The Opal pants by Megan Nielsen  were the first pair of pants I made this year. I was so thrilled to have been able to test this pattern. Incidentally, seven years ago, it was with Megan’s tutorials that I first began my foray into women’s sewing. The majority of 2013 was spent pouring…

Marcel Dresses – Chalk and Notch Patterns

Hi friends I have so many fun pictures to share with you today. The Marcel dress & Tank Top by Chalk and Notch patterns is such a fun and breezy sun dress that's easy to sew, and easy to wear. It's a woven dress pattern that comes in sizes 0 -24 in two cup sizes.…

Seaforth Pants – Hey June Patterns

Hi friends These new Seaforth Pants by Hey June are going to be such a big part of my summer wardrobe this year. They are comfortable, the right amount of fitted, and do not look like pajamas as elasticized pants sometimes tend to be. The zippered welt pockets, the slight shaping of the legs, the wide waistband,…

Crew Trousers and Outfits

Hi friends Another blog post in the same week?! I am surprised too but I did something fun this weekend and really wanted to document it, hence this bog post! Crew Trousers! I tested this pattern a few months ago but never actually took pictures because I was waiting to make a Fringe top to…

Greer Tank and Eddystone Jeans

Hi friends I am so excited to share my latest makes with you here today. It's this button up Greer tank that I made based on the latest Greer Jumpsuit pattern by Hey June patterns. I've already made three versions of this pattern that you can see here or here. And I'd been dying to…

Clementine Top and Skirt – Forget Me Not Patterns

Hello Friends I’ve missed blogging and sharing my sewing projects on here for a while now. I wish I had a more valid excuse other than that the winter blues got me. While I have steadily been sewing all this time, I’ve really really struggled with getting pictures taken. This particular outfit that I can’t…

Evans Blazer and Sewing Milestones

  Hello friends, Now, I am not one to EVER celebrate the end of summer but on mornings like today, cloudy, breezy, cool fall mornings, I can't help but feel joy and anticipation for the new season. I can't believe I am saying this but I am looking forward to cool crisp mornings. And since…