New outfit for Eleanor with Birch Organic fabric!

Good day!  I have a new outfit to share along with some photos of the process :) I recently got this Birch fabric from their new Circa 52 collection. It's the Woodland Party print.  It is incredibly soft and has good stretch so I thought it would be perfect for Miss E's new threads. (they are [...]

2017-04-19T08:14:10+00:00 January 30th, 2015|Guides|

One-piece with back snaps -Pattern 68

I am working on a collection that I will be releasing 1 at a time every week with an early bird discount :) This one-piece pattern is the second in the collection after the bodysuit dress.  A friend sent me a photo of this style and I thought it was great so here it is! Like I've [...]

2017-04-19T08:14:14+00:00 January 22nd, 2015|Pattern tutorials|

JUKI MO-654DE Serger/Overlocker review

This will be really short and to the point but I just got a new serger and wanted to let you know I love it! It's this Juki MO-654DE (affiliate link).  I got it on Amazon for $380. I've been using it for a month and have yet to run into anything I don't like. You [...]

2017-04-19T08:14:15+00:00 January 9th, 2015|Reviews|

Janome HD-1000 vs. Janome HD-3000

I recently needed to purchase a new sewing machine so I looked on Amazon like usual.  I was looking for a really basic mechanical sewing machine. I don't need the electronic settings or embroidery options. I ordered the Singer heavy duty to try first because it's so cheap.  Not surprising, I hated it and sent it [...]

2017-04-19T08:14:20+00:00 January 9th, 2015|Reviews|

Bodysuit dress sewing pattern

I'm doing a rogue release prior to the collection I'm designing right now.  This pattern has been a popular request for a while so I'm happy to say I finally got it done for you all! It's a basic bodysuit dress with a long sleeve and short sleeve option.  I didn't choose the typical envelope neck because the skirt [...]

2017-04-19T08:14:32+00:00 January 2nd, 2015|Pattern tutorials|