Good morning my lovely friends! Hope you are all having a lovely Spring so far. Minnesota is currently playing games with us and dumping on more snow every day. Luckily temperatures are at snow melting levels so it does not stay on the roads too long. I will choose to look at the bright side… Continue reading My First Coat And A Hand Made Shawl To Match * Butterick B6423 *
Happy New Year my lovely friends! I want to say thank you and much love to all who have been putting up with my intermittent blogging. I promise to do better this year. I do enjoy blogging and just need some efficient time management in order to do it consistently. This year I am trying… Continue reading Happy 2018!!! Dress of Dreams *McCalls 6959*
Hello Lovely friends! It is that time of year again with the carol singing, family gathering and party going. Perfect time to whip up some beautiful party dresses and church outfits. This year the first one I made for a party is the McCalls 7683 which I bought as soon as it came out. I… Continue reading Party Season Sewing *McCalls 7683 Dress*
Hello friends. I hope today is a good one for you despite all the negative rhetoric that is prevalent these days. Just adjust your crown and smile. Today I wanted to talk a bit about sewing for anyone beside myself. I started this sewing journey in August of 2014. Got my very first machine and… Continue reading Sewing For Others
Good morning friends. It is another brr day in Minnesota and the weekend is shaping up to be a warm one so I am looking forward to that. Today I bring you a double dose of DIY loveliness :). I will say, I have become a rapid stitcher, YAY! Dresses that used to take 4… Continue reading Colors in February * Vogue 9147 and Simplicity 8169*
***Happy New Year!!!*** Hello my friends, great new things are happening a little at a time over here on the blog, They are all so very exciting for me and I hope for all my lovely friends who check it out often. First I decided to make finding the blog a lot easier by customizing… Continue reading January Roundup – 2017 Is HERE!!!
Merry Christmas my friends! Hope you all had a great one like I did. Lots of dancing, eating good food, doing good in the community, worshiping with friends and hanging out with family. It was a perfect weekend made complete by this green number I pulled out last minute. This dress is a stunner and… Continue reading Christmas Cheers * McCall’s 7429