Easy Christmas Sewing Gifts

I don’t know about you but Christmas is my favorite time of the year. I love doing handmade gifts for my family and friends. The one issue with that is the lack of time. Having a full time job, being a single mom and juggling life tends to require most of my time. I try […]

Free Pattern Mini Downtown Messenger Bag

It’s December! I am so excited for the holidays. It’s my favorite time of the year. Last weekend I decide to start my Christmas sewing projects and made this Free Pattern Mini Downtown Messenger Bag for my neighbor. I wasn’t so sure about the pattern as it turned out a tad too small for my […]

Free Pattern Friday Roundup

Hello everyone! I hope you are all enjoying the fall weather. It still feels like summer where we live so no complaints here. I feel like I do most of my sewing in the fall/winter since I am not outdoor as much. I am working on a few new patterns soon that I am hoping […]

Free Pattern Friday Roundup

Can you believe the summer is over already? It flew by way too fast. On a bright note, it’s time for fall sewing projects. Here are some of my favorites from the last few weeks. There are tons more but I like projects that I can whip up quickly and functionally use. There are  quite […]

How to Sew a Lined Bodice

Lining a bodice not only provides a neat finish to your tops and dresses, it also hides all your seams and can even make your garment reversible. This tutorial teaches you the easiest method to sew a lined bodice in a few simple steps. Lining a bodice is slightly different for tops with and without […]

Little Geranium Dress- Free Pattern

I finally got the opportunity to make the Little Geranium Dress from Made by Rae. I have been meaning to make this for a while now after seeing all the beautiful ones showcased on social media. I decided to try the free pattern which comes in size 0-3 months for my friend who is having […]

Free Pattern Friday Roundup

Happy Friday Everyone. It’s been a few weeks since I last posted so I thought I would do a Free Pattern Friday Roundup for you in case you are looking to make something this weekend. I am definitely sewing this weekend. I recently cleaned and organized my sewing room which makes it so much more […]

Vera Bradley inspired DIY Carryon Duffel Bag

Hello Beautiful People! It seems like forever since I have released a new pattern. The summer has been so busy! I managed to squeeze sometime in my sewing room this weekend to create this Vera Bradley Inspired DIY Carryon Duffel Bag. I don’t know about you but I love Vera Bradley bags. However, I can […]

Sewing for July 4th

What are you all doing this July 4th weekend? Going to the beach, barbecuing in the back yard, heading to the town’s local parade or going on vacation? I always like to show off my sewing projects whenever I go out. This July 4th weekend is no exception. Take a few hours and whip up […]

Single Mom 6 Weeks Diet Plan

Happy Spring Everyone! It’s that time of the year to pull out the summer shorts and dresses. Apart of January 1st, it’s the time of the year when most people start a diet plan. As you all know, I am a single mom. My daughter and I are always together, except for work and school days. I […]