Blog Tour, Sewing

It’s Getting Hot in Here! — the Penny Dress

Longtime readers of this blog should know that when Mother Nature turns up the thermostat, I tend to reach for my loose, breezy patterns.  The Grainline Penny Raglan was a favorite of mine last summer and once again I find myself turning to it for my ultimate summer dress: I will be the first to… Read More It’s Getting Hot in Here! — the Penny Dress

Blog Tour, Sewing

Ch-Ch-Changes: Taking shorts from day to night!

Mother Nature has been a little schizophrenic around here, but it is definitely starting to feel like summer! I wait all winter for summer to come again, so as soon as the warm weather hits, my winter clothes are packed up and I pull out my summer wardrobe!  Yes, I am that crazy mom you… Read More Ch-Ch-Changes: Taking shorts from day to night!

Blog Tours, Pattern Review

Knock it Off — My Modcloth Knock Off

I had so many options and such grand plans for my stop on the Knock It Off tour this year!  But when it came right down to it, I went for something simple.  That’s partly because I really do prefer simple shapes and simple clothing, and partly because my spring pretty much went to hell in… Read More Knock it Off — My Modcloth Knock Off