Easy Boho Clutch/Crossbody Tutorial

I have seen this clutch ALL over the internet and it’s stolen my fancy. While straw bags are definitely on trend, this DIY version is a make you can mix, match and alter to your heart’s content with different kinds of trim. This tutorial is glue-free and does involve some sewing. For a no-sew tutorial […]

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LADY IN RED

Greetings all! This is my first post since the re-branding and I’m so excited to share it with you. I had been wanting a red plaid or tweed blazer for awhile now. There’s just something so classic and easy about the look of red on a blazer jacket. I wanted a mix of classic design […]

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Styled 3 Ways: Chambray Shirtdress (Simplicity 8546)

Hello lovelies! Welcome to a new series on the blog called 3 Ways. This series is a new thing I’m starting this year to help you make the most of your closet with less. In the series I’m taking one or two staple pieces and styling them 3 different ways to show you how to […]

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How to Recognize Your Tailoring Worth

Last year, ones who met me and found out I sew asked me the ever known question “do you do alterations?”. Some even assume upon me telling them I sew that I automatically will fix their outfits. And finally I’ve had a person actually tell me, rudely, “well if you don’t do sewing for others […]

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New Look #6511 Dress Hack

I don’t have many dresses. Which stinks because I love wearing them. When my husband showed me the fabric for this dress at Golden D’or I knew I had to make something that would show off the print. It definitely screams fall to me with the olive color and the mustard and blue flowers.

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Gathered Maxi Skirt Tutorial

Hello all! Sending good vibes your way as we transition into summer. I found this beautiful pleated knit at a local fabric store near me that screamed spring /summer and I knew automatically what I was making with it, a maxi skirt. It was the only way to show the fabrics full design.

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11 Ways to Unscrap Your Stash!

Hello lovely people! In the spirit of sustainability I thought about doing a post on how you can make the most out of the scraps in your scrap collection.

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