Thursday, August 25, 2016

Floral Blazer - Simplicity 1167

Mood Fabrics' floral pique jacket using Mimi G's Simplicity pattern 1167
 It is August, summer is winding down and I am frantically sewing.  Particularly,  those last few summer projects I really want to finish before fall gets here.  Anyone else like that?  A floral blazer has been on my list since May and I found the perfect fabric,

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

NIta Wrap Skirt - Indiesew Fall Skirt Week

Indie Sew Fall skirt week - Nita Wrap skirt

I am happy to be participating in the Indiesew Fall Skirt Week and showing off my newly completed Nita Wrap Skirt.  The Nita Wrap is a  fitted wrap skirt with an angled front panel, three lengths, and three closure options.   You can tell I went with the regular waistband and front button closure.  

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

McCall's 7391

McCall's 7391 with eyelets and cording made from Style Maker Fabrics

The end of summer has kick started me to sew a couple of garments that have been on the list since May!  McCall's 7391, a loose fitting pullover, was calling my name.

Friday, August 12, 2016

Twin Quilts- Modern Barn Raising

Two Modern Barn Raising quilts from Fons & Porter's Quilting Quickly

Remember my goal of stash busting?  Well, these two  quilts really helped with that goal.
One thing I must point out these twin quilts are not for my twins but one for me and one for Meredith

Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Weekend Getaway Blouse

Liesel & Co Weekend Getaway Blouse sewn with two coordinating Mood Fabrics
I needed a pick-me-up in the summer blouse department and I found a fun one to make

Friday, August 05, 2016

A New Staircase

As you know, my husband and I have been doing a big renovation. Well, we are not doing it but we have been living through it!