DIBY Club Julianne Top & Dress Blog Tour | Plus My Top Three Tips for Working with Plaids

The Julianne Top & Dress by DIBY Club (aff) released yesterday, and this button-up sewing pattern is perfect for every season. From plaid (my current seasonal favorite) to chambray–my closet is going to gain many more of these! I tested the size 14 curved hem, full button placket shirt with a hood. I also chose the…

Pattern Testing | Leschi Blouse

The Leschi Blouse is the newest sewing pattern by Kimberly Payne of Straight Stitch Designs, and I was lucky enough to test it! While I was given the final pattern in exchange for my feedback, the opinions I’m sharing today are my own. I used my own fabric for two test versions. Read on for…

Summer to Fall Cocoon Cardigan | Sew Long Summer Blog Tour

Thank you to everyone who voted for me in the Fabric Fashion Challenge 5! Unfortunately, I was the first one to get voted out–the competition is fierce! I was a little bummed to find out that I didn’t make it to the next Challenge round mostly because I had a personal goal to make it…

Bright Florals and Another Pattern Test | Color Me Lucky Blog Tour

I’m excited to share my favorite bright floral skirt today as a part of the Color Me Lucky Blog Tour hosted by Sewing By Ti. I also tested another wonderful top that pairs perfectly with the skirt! This month, Ti’s theme was simply to take a look at the 2017 Pantone colors and interpret in our…

Pattern Testing | Phinney Ridge Cardigan

The Phinney Ridge Cardigan is classic meets comfort that is the perfect staple pattern to add to your library! I was privileged to test this pattern for Kimberly, and it’s just as good as it looks! I made two versions in testing, and I’m already searching for fabric to fill my closet with this pattern. The first…