If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll know that this dress has been a struggle. Some of the issues I had were sequin-related (and I’ve got a whole post dedicated to that coming soon) and some weren’t. This dress took a lot of work, research and crowd-sourced encouragement.
I’m turning 31 on March 31st meaning that this is my champagne birthday. My drink of choice is sparkling wine and I was suuuuuuuper pregnant for my 30th, so I told everyone to hold off celebrating last year because 31 would be the year. … Read More Done and Done: The Pink Sequin Dress (Simplicity 1873)
Apparently, I cannot get enough of this pattern. As part of my vacation shopping list, “something backless” was one of my requirements. I was inspired by this pin I kept staring at all spring. I decided to go with a low back – low enough to keep me cool, but not so low that I can’t… Read More One more top with that McCall’s pattern
I bought this fun dotted chambray in the spring intending to make a casual sleeveless dress for sightseeing. As I got into my upgrade course (for work, not sewing), I realized that would not be happening, so I sort of resigned myself to buying the clothes I would need for our trip to Germany, which… Read More Another ruffle skirt (or what can I squeeze out this weekend?)