One Fabric Nation- Hotel Frederiksted Part Two

Last week I shared a deer of a skirt made with Hotel Frederikstead, and it got so much love! It reeked of girly, shabby chic style, and it’s definitely going to be a favorite. If you didn’t get a chance to read about it, you can catch up HERE. Today I’m here to share an…

Fleet & Flourish Blog Tour- Tallulah and Sweet Polly’s Ruffle Pants

To start off my stop on the Fleet & Flourish Blog Tour, I’m going to play a little game of “Six Degrees of Separation.” I don’t think Kevin Bacon will be involved, but who knows, maybe there’s a connection? I digress. I have followed Maureen Cracknell Handmade for a few years, and when she introduced…

Izzy & Ivy Designs Tallulah Sew Along Day Three

Welcome back! By now you should have all of your fabric cut and ready to sew! Today we’ll be working on the bodice and the waistband and ties, so grab your pieces and let’s get started!

Red, White, and CUTE!

I’m not exactly sure why, but Independence Day is one of my favorite holidays. Maybe it’s the great childhood memories I have, spending time with family and watching fireworks from the school hill by my home in Ferguson, Missouri. Maybe it’s the fact that I married a Marine and on one hot July 4th I got to see him in his uniform for a parade…be still my heart. No matter how you slice it, I’m a sucker for red, white, and blue, and we get our wear out of those Old Navy flag shirts by sporting them all year long.

Winged Blog Tour

Lately I’ve been gravitating towards butterflies in my sewing projects. I think I’ve always loved the look of them, but I also love that they represent new life and being changed from one form to another. It reminds me of 2 Corinthians 5:17, which says, “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away, behold, the new has come.”