Free Pattern Casual Color Block Tunic

I have been meeting to do this post for a while now and was hoping to lose some weight before I took some photos. Well, my weight loss journey is taking a while so I decided to suck it up or suck it in rather and share this project:-). I love tunics. They are great to wear over tights and hides my … [Read more...]

Free Pattern The Brooklyn Empire Dress

As much as I am dreading it, we are starting to say goodbye to summer. With my 3 year old still refusing to wear anything but dresses and skirts, I decided to draft this 3/4 sleeve empire waist dress pattern so she can still wear dresses in the colder months ahead. The pattern is a simple front … [Read more...]

Pattern Review: Puff Sleeve Toddler Dress

Happy Autumn Everyone. It's been a year since I did this puff sleeve pattern and it has become a favorite on the blog. Many of you have sent in your pictures of this dress and I am so happy the pattern is working for you. This pattern comes in 3 toddler sizes from 24M to 3T. It has a simple bodice … [Read more...]

RBD Flannel Showcase Blog Tour: Toddler Girl’s Nightgown with Free Pattern

Happy Friday Everyone. I am so excited to be part of Riley Blake's Flannel Showcase Blog Tour! The tour features different projects using stunning flannels from Riley Blake Designs.¬† I fell in love with this¬† gorgeous Rainbow Hexi and thought it would look pretty as a nightgown for my little girl. … [Read more...]

How to make a T-shirt Overlay Bubble Dress

Hello Everyone! I have been out of my sewing room for a while due to the passing of my beloved dog, Zeus. This weekend, I decided it was time to do something fun to cheer myself up. What better place to do that than right next to my sewing machine! I have been keeping this old Halloween t-shirt that … [Read more...]

How to make a tube top maxi dress

I have never been a dress person. I love skirts but dresses just seem a bit too formal for me. However, I have been seeing a lot of these maxi dresses this spring and was tempted to make and try one this weekend. I ended up liking it and plan on making a few more this summer. The tube top makes the … [Read more...]

Womens Fit and Flare Dress with Free Pattern

Hey Guys! Sorry I haven't been posting much recently. With work, a 2 year old, dogs and life in general, I haven't had much time to sew. This past week I think I was experiencing too many sewing withdrawal symptoms so I neglected a few chores to make this dress:-). I have been seeing these fit … [Read more...]

Free Dress Patterns: Women’s Peplum Dress

If you haven't noticed from some of my previous tutorials, I love peplums and free dress patterns. I am not at my ideal weight (yet), so having a peplum over a skirt or in the middle of a dress hides what I need hidden in a very stylish way. I have made a few of these dresses in the past before I … [Read more...]

15 Minute Ruffle Dress

I saw this ruffle dress at Nordstrom and fell in love with it. However, I wasnt willing to pay $65 for it, knowing I could re-create something similar for a fraction of the cost. This dress seriously took less than 15 minutes to make. It only took 3 simple steps and Mila was running around in her … [Read more...]

Baby Christmas Dress with Free Pattern

I am excited to be part of the Holiday Sewing Blog Tour hosted by Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom this Christmas season. During this tour, you will enjoy a new sewing project every day from December 2nd to the 20th from 17 different … [Read more...]

Puff Sleeve Toddler Dress with Free Sewing Pattern

Thanksgiving is only a few weeks away! Can you believe how fast this year is going? I am getting excited for the holiday season. This year Mila will be spending Thanksgiving with her Dad and her grandparents so I thought I would make a cute little dress for her to wear. I found this adorable orange … [Read more...]