Pattern Reviews

Cricut Simplicity Flamingo Sewing Pattern

I’m so excited to share this project with you today!!! How sweet are these stuffed animals? Originally, I only planned on making the flamingo but my three children all decided they needed their own unique stuffed animals (I guess that’s the benefit of having a mom who sews) so I […]

Tassel Earring DIY Tutorial with JOANN

Tassel Earring DIY Tutorial This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of JOANN. All text and opinions are my own. I have some exciting news!! I’ve teamed up with JOANN as a sewing ambassador and I couldn’t be more excited about this partnership! I will be bringing […]

Free Kids Leggings and Hoodie PDF Sewing Patterns

As a young mother to a nearly 2, 3 and 4-year-old, budget-friendly sewing is my favorite! I’m constantly trying out free patterns in search of ones that are well drafted and have a great fit! Two of my tried and true favorite free sewing patterns are the Bonny Leggings from […]

Learn to Sew with Fur

Learn How To Sew with Faux Fur When it comes to clothing, I love a little bit of drama! So, of course, I had to sew up a faux fur vest for my fall wardrobe! Sewing with fur has been on my to-do list for some time now and I’m […]

Sewing for Fall with Simplicity

One of my favorite seasons to sew for is fall! I love the crisp chill in the air and all of the beautiful autumn colors. While some people opt for a more muted-color palette in the fall and winter, I find that my favorite looks involve those with a burst […]

Sorbetto Blouse Free Women's PDF Sewing Pattern

Free Women’s Blouse Sewing Pattern

Tips For Sewing with Silk and Chiffon and a Free PDF Sewing Pattern I love a good free pattern and I’ve been wanting to try out the Colette Sorbetto ever since it re-released to include sleeves. Since I’m LDS, having sleeves on a pattern is a necessity for me! When […]

Blue Carolina Fabric from Riley Blake Designs Grainline Scout Tee with Ruffle Sleeves

Blue Carolina Blog Tour

I’ve been swooning over this Blue Carolina fabric line ever since it released, so you can imagine my excitement when the designer of this line, the wonderfully talented Christopher Thompson, asked me if I would participate in his blog tour. Of course, I jumped at the opportunity because I already had […]

McCalls m6706 Simplicity 1693 Joanns fabrics blue and white striped skirt green scalloped top laser cut fabric PDF sewing pattern

McCalls M6706 + Simplicity 1693

  I’ve been dreaming up this blue and white striped and pleated skirt for longer than I care to admit. I believe my obsession with striped skirts started back in college and somehow I’m just now getting around to making that dream a reality. While I was sifting through the […]

McCall's M7085 Joann Fabrics Pink Blush Lace Dress Sewing Pattern

McCall’s M7085 Pink Blush Lace

I’ve been dreaming up the perfect blush-pink dress with bell sleeves for several months now, the only dilemma was I couldn’t seem to find the perfect lace or pattern. After a few months of searching, I finally came across McCall’s M7085. Honestly, it’s not the type of pattern that screams […]