I finally finished Aires! Let me tell you, July was not a very productive sewing month. Sometimes life happens and the things you love get pushed to the side. Finally, I got some time and completed my project. I now have a full workout outfit for the first time ever! The Low Down: The Aires…… Continue reading Aires Leggings by Colette Patterns
Move over summer shirt dresses Angelina here! I was so excited when Helen of Valentine and Stitch told me that she and Rich were going to be releasing a new pattern. I already loved their Lotus top so I knew I would love this one too and of course it did not disappoint! If you…… Continue reading Angelina – My New Summer Dress!
I did it. I pledged. 🙂 I’m not quite done with the Wardrobe Architect Series – I have yet to edit my closet but I will and Me Made May is just an extra little push for me to get it done. Here is my pledge: I, Kelly of http://www.sewingunaffiliated.wordpress.com and @sewingunaffiliated, sign up as a…… Continue reading Me Made May 2017
The final exercise of Wardrobe Architect is “Overcoming Editing Hurtles” aka Clean Out That Closet! Purging my closet… such a difficult task. I’ve actually done this a few times because of space limitations. Currently, I am working on doing it again and it’s harder this time because I have already rid myself of so much. …… Continue reading Purge: Closet Edition – Wardrobe Architect Week 14.1
On week 13 of Wardrobe Architect, Colette offered a free downloadable worksheet from A Sewist’s Notebook by Beth Byrge to help plan your sewing projects. I happen to be working on my self-drafted Bardot dress (blog post coming soon) and used this handy worksheet. Check out the photo below. What I like about this worksheet…… Continue reading Wardrobe Architect Week 13
This week’s exercise is about adding accessories. I’ve slowly began to add accessories to my everyday outfits but I still struggle with my work outfits. I don’t like to spend too much time on my work outfits because I’m focusing on other things in my morning. I just like to get something ready the night…… Continue reading Wardrobe Architect Week 12: Accessories
In Week 11 of Wardrobe Architect, I am planning my wardrobe pieces. The image below is what I am basing my Spring/Summer 2017 wardrobe on. I already have the white button down shirt, sweat pants, wide brim hat, torn jeans, plaid shirt, flip flops, trouser shorts, loafers, Adidas sneakers, oxfords and black tights. I have…… Continue reading Wardrobe Architect Week 11