The Fleur Pinafore: My First Pattern Test +Mini Fleurs for My Girls

I recently was a tester for Untitled Thought's brand new pattern: the Fleur Pinafore! For those who aren't into sewing: before a pattern is released it typically gets tested by a group of people. Each person follows the instructions from start to finish to create the intended garment. This process has a lot of different … Continue reading The Fleur Pinafore: My First Pattern Test +Mini Fleurs for My Girls

Five Things Friday: 5 Things I’ve Learned This Year About Sewing aka Personal Myths Debunked

A few years ago my husband started swimming. He'd always enjoyed swimming but wasn't doing it regularly. And then he changed that. He started going several times a week and that's a habit he's kept. For the first few months, as well as near the anniversaries of his start, he was always mentioning it. "I've … Continue reading Five Things Friday: 5 Things I’ve Learned This Year About Sewing aka Personal Myths Debunked

Closet Case Ginger Jeans vs. Megan Nielsen Ash Jeans: Comparing Skinny Jeans Patterns

Oh man, I had such a hard time trying decide how I wanted to organize this post. At first I thought I was going to have separate posts for each pattern and then another one comparing. But that way there was information that would be missed out on if you didn't read all the posts … Continue reading Closet Case Ginger Jeans vs. Megan Nielsen Ash Jeans: Comparing Skinny Jeans Patterns