Capsule Wardrobe, Head to Head Comparison, Pattern Review, Sewing

Capsule Head to Head: Woven Tanks

I may be slow-playing my swing dress head to head comparison, but I desperately needed woven tanks after my last closet purge, so last week I busted out 4 of them!  And since I was making 4 woven tanks, why not do a head to head right? The Contenders:  Grainline Willow Tank, Made by Rae… Read More Capsule Head to Head: Woven Tanks

Blog Tour, How to Wear Handmade

Watcha Wearin’?: On a Lark

I’m back for the Watcha Wearin’ January tour with yet another Grainline make. What can I say? I love Grainline patterns! I bought the Lark Tee when it released in 2015 and sewed up a great sparkly grey V-neck that you may recall from here.  Then I cut another top, and like the sewing magpie… Read More Watcha Wearin’?: On a Lark

Blog Tours

Watcha Wearin’? A Velvet Penny Raglan, of course!

Happy 2017 everyone! Today I’m popping in as part of Tibeca’s Watcha Wearin’ January blog tour with a new make and maybe some style inspiration for the new year.  I’ll be participating every Friday this month, showing off how I wear some of my handmades in my day-to-day life. Today I’m showing off the new… Read More Watcha Wearin’? A Velvet Penny Raglan, of course!

Pattern Review

Grainline Willow — a worthy replacement

I was such a tease on Monday, wasn’t I?  So sorry about that!  but I am back here today with all the nitty gritty on my Grainline Willow Tank. I’ll just start off by saying that with Willow and me it was love at first sight, and it only got better with time.  The Willow… Read More Grainline Willow — a worthy replacement