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 […]

Free Bag Patterns- Oval Messenger Bag

Hi Guys! Real life has been really hectic recently so my sewing hobby took a back seat for a few weeks. I am obsessed with free bag patterns. I doodled this design during a boring meeting at work and decided it was pretty and practical enough to make into a real project. It’s a simple […]

How to make a half circle skirt

Happy Spring Everyone! It’s time so get out those pretty colorful fabrics that you have been storing or eyeing all winter and start making some skirts. I have a few full circle skirts in my closet that I rarely wear because they are a bit too full. I think they work well for certain people but for my body […]

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 […]

Free Skirt Patterns-Sexy Knit Pencil Skirt

I always have a hard time finding clothes that are made for curvy body types. Most of what I see in  stores these days are made for girls with stick figures. Though, I wouldn’t mind losing a few more pounds, I like my curves. I think clothes that highlight the best features of your body […]

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 […]

10 Minute Infinity Scarf

I have been seeing these infinity scarfs all over Pinterest lately and wanted to do a version of my own. I actually don’t own an infinity scarf so I thought this would be a perfect addition to my closet. After making it and realizing how super simple and quick the project was, I think I […]

Mini Paperbag Couture Skirt with Pockets

I have always wanted to make a cute mini paperbag skirt that I could dress up for a date or wear with a blazer for work. When I received this gorgeous  Bird and Blossoms Shroom print from Fabricworm ,  I knew it would work perfectly as a paperbag skirt with a large complimentary couture style dual color […]

Easy One Hour Summer Dress

I intended to do a tutorial for this dress but my toddler got a hold of my camera and deleted all of my photos! I was lucky enough to find these final shots that I took with my phone. I know its the end of summer but I had to get one last dress in before […]

Easy Peplum Skirt

I know there are tons of peplum stuff out there, but I wanted to show a different way to do this simple wardrobe icon. I always get confused cutting out peplums or circle skirts. I mess up on the calculations or cutting my fabric. In this tutorial, I will show you how to make this skirt without […]