Free Pattern Overnight Duffel Bag


Hello Everyone. This weekend, I decided to make myself an overnight duffel bag. This is a simple duffel pattern that has oval sides with pockets accented with wrap around straps. The cool thing about this pattern is that you don't have to line the bag or cover seams with binding! The tutorial is … [Read more...]

How to Make a Simple Bag in 5 Minutes

Simple bag

Hope everyone is enjoying their spring! I am just getting back into sewing after taking a personal break to move and reorganize my life. So happy to be back with my sewing machine! Last night, I decided to make myself a super simple toiletry bag to toss in my gym bag. I have a few zipper ones but I … [Read more...]

Pattern Review: Baby Mary Jane Shoes


Hi Guys, still not back in my sewing room. We are moving from our house to an apartment to simplify our life and so sewing is taking a back seat for a few more weeks. Once, we get settled into our new place, I can start being selfish again and have some fun sewing. In the meantime, I wanted to share … [Read more...]

Pattern Review: Carnaby Carry All Bag


Hey Guys! I have been away from my sewing room for a while now to deal with some personal things happening in my life. Sometimes I go through phases where I sew every day and then I have months like this where I don't sew at all because there is so much going on. I haven't even been on Pinterest … [Read more...]

Free Toddler Elegant Rickety Rac Peasant Dress Pattern


Hi Everyone. This week I decided to make my 3 year old a peasant dress for a birthday party. I wanted to glam up this easy pattern by adding some shiny gold rick rack to make the standard pattern a bit more elegant. I also decided to draft my own peasant dress pattern to ensure the dress fits to … [Read more...]

How to make a round quilted makeup bag with inside pockets-Free Pattern


Hope everyone is having a good month so far. Sometimes, I go months without sewing a single thing and then some months I sew almost everyday! This has been a sewing everyday type of month for me. This week, I decided to make myself a round makeup bag that has pockets inside to hold my brushes and … [Read more...]

Noodlehead Cargo Duffle Bag


Hey Guys! I decided to tackle the ever so popular Cargo Duffle Bag that Anna from Noodlehead did for Robert Kaufman. I have to say, I was a bit intimidated to try this pattern. I still consider myself a beginner and from the reviewers I have read, it is definitely not a beginner's project. I … [Read more...]

My Scrappy Trip Along Quilt


I can finally add myself to the list of people who have finish the fabulous Scrappy Trips Around the World! This quilt pattern from Quiltville is by far my favorite sewing project to date. I cannot explain to you the type of satisfaction that comes from finishing a project like this. I swear I have … [Read more...]

How to make a Simple Twirly Dress


Hey Guys! I wasn't going to publish this post because it just seems too simple to actually blog about.However, I remember as a beginner, I wish there were simpler projects out there to get me started into sewing. So, here is a super simple tutorial you an whip up for your little girl in about 20 … [Read more...]

Lucy Blaire Lucky Girl Dress Blog Tour and Giveaway


Hi Everyone! I am so excited to be part of Lucy Blaire's Lucky Girl Dress Blog Tour. When Lucy contacted me to see if I wanted to be part of this event, I knew I had to say yes. I am in love with this pattern. As a beginner sewer, there are two things that intimidate me; sleeves and hoods! Well, I … [Read more...]

Pattern Review: Toddler Love Ruffles Jumper


Well, Valentine's day is coming up so I thought I would share a pattern that I did last year that was a big hit on the blog. This jumper pattern uses red love on white cotton knit fabric from Girl Charlee. It looks absolutely stunning paired with layers of ruffles on the neckline and bottom. I did … [Read more...]

How to make a simple baby blanket

Baby Blanket Tutorial

My neighbor is having a baby girl in a few days and I have been meaning to make her a gift for months now. Well, as usual I am down to the wire so my big quilt idea wasn't going to happen. I decided to make her a pretty little baby blanket that works perfectly for the cold winter months. I checked … [Read more...]