Pattern Review, Sewing

Made: Deer & Doe Givre Dress

As most of you know, I am a huge fan of Deer & Doe patterns.  I wouldn’t necessarily call myself a fangirl, but they are definitely one of my favorites.  So when the Givre was released as part of their fall collection, yeah, I got it.  I sewed up the sleeveless, bodycon dress version for the… Read More Made: Deer & Doe Givre Dress

Blog Tour, Sewing

ITS Love: Channeling Audrey

Those of you who follow indie designers may be aware that Kennis, the designer behind Itch to Stitch patterns, was the victim of burglary a few weeks ago and, in addition to the emotional toll of a crime, lost her computer, camera, and lot of other property.  The goal behind this ITS Love blog tour… Read More ITS Love: Channeling Audrey

Blog Tour, Sewing

Cozying up to fall in my EYMM Piko top (and a giveaway!)

**Giveaway is closed.  Congrats to our winner Tammy!** I’m back today for the Cozy Up to Fall tour with EYMM (affiliate link)!  It’s been a crazy couple of weeks around my house with lots of sickness, and even a hospital stay thrown into the mix :/ All of that means that when I woke up… Read More Cozying up to fall in my EYMM Piko top (and a giveaway!)

Pattern Review, Sewing

Made: Pierside Pencil Skirt

In my eternal quest for the perfect knit pencil skirt, I tried another one — the New Horizons Pierside Pencil Skirt (affiliate link). This pencil skirt is distinctly looser than the others that I’ve tried previously and consequently more casual.  It also means that it is best suited to slightly lighter weight knits than the… Read More Made: Pierside Pencil Skirt