Blush Fabrics + Sullivan Dress

Girl's Dress Pattern

When Dana from Made Everyday recently asked me if I’d like to sew with some of her new fabric line designs, Blush Fabrics, it only took me -.35seconds to say yes! Lola has recently outgrown almost all of her dresses, and I knew Dana’s retro-modern designs would be perfect for a new Sullivan Dress. [Read more…]

DIY Cactus Costume

Happy Halloween! This year I was perfectly content with doing zero sewing for Halloween. We had plans for a hand-me-down handmade witch, a Costco princess, and a couple others thanks to Amazon. Of course, that all changed when my 10 year old and I came across some fun Cactus Costume ideas two days before our Halloween party ;). So thanks to that, today I’m sharing this DIY Cactus Costume! [Read more…]

Cactus Quilted Wall Hanging Free Pattern

Cactus Wall Hanging Tutorial

I love the succulent trend that is so popular right now, but unfortunately I can’t seem to keep the living variety alive. You don’t want to know how many cacti that have died under my care ;). Today’s Cactus Wall Hanging Tutorial and Free Pattern, sponsored by Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, is just what I needed, and you can read on to make your own! [Read more…]

DIY Ugly Halloween Sweaters

Do you have a hard time deciding what to wear for Halloween like I do? You don’t want to be a bump on a log, but don’t want to dress up either? Well, today’s project is the perfect remedy! I’m sharing a DIY Ugly Halloween Sweater Tutorial, because why should Christmas get all the fun?! You can find all the supplies for this project at Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, who sponsored this tutorial! [Read more…]

The Fringe Dress Pattern

I often have good intentions of sewing a newly released pattern, but almost as often have trouble finding the time to actually sew it – ha! But when Gabriela from Chalk and Notch was working on the Fringe Dress Pattern and I kept seeing all the amazing tester versions, I knew I needed to make one ASAP once the pattern was released. [Read more…]