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Back to work wardrobe building

When I went back to work after 12 quick weeks of maternity leave (seriously, how do 12 weeks just disappear? Oh yeah, I just can’t remember them because I wasn’t sleeping), I faced quite a challenge from a wardrobe standpoint going back to work though — none of my pants fit. Seriously, not a single… Read More Back to work wardrobe building

Maternity Sewing, Project Sewn

Aaaaand sometimes you just have to make a black dress…

So I totally get the irony that last week I was lamenting that black doesn’t look good on me and this week I am posting a black dress. This was not actually my planned Project Sewn Week 2 entry, but it’s highly doubtful I will finish the blouse for my planned look in time to… Read More Aaaaand sometimes you just have to make a black dress…

Maternity Sewing, Pattern Review

My last maternity garment: The Rie Dress

I was tired last night and didn’t sew at all.  Instead, I have this for you, my last maternity-only garment.  The Rie Dress by Megan Nielsen Patterns: To be honest, this pattern is a little “meh” for me as a maternity pattern.  It is incredibly comfortable, which is particularly nice in the third trimester.  But… Read More My last maternity garment: The Rie Dress