I wasn’t sure what I was going to sew for sleeve fest but with a little patience it all came together. I had plans to sew a long kimono to wear with my Valentine and Stitch Dune Maxi. I went shopping in the Downtown LA fabric district and picked up this beautiful yellow floral print…… Continue reading Simplicity – New Look Pattern 6378 Misses’ Easy Kimono with Sleeve Hack
I have always steered clear of maxi dresses not because I don’t love them but because they are always too long. Well that all changed when Helen and Rich made Dune into a maxi dress! I think it was meant to be! 🙂 I’m short but still relatively average at 5’3”. I love the number…… Continue reading Dune by Valentine & Stitch
I’ve had a lot of ups and downs with my fitness in the past two months. After I came back from my vacation I struggled to get on a good routine. I had little motivation because I found my old workouts kind of boring. I tried to do a second round of BBG but it…… Continue reading BBG Round 2
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
Being that I’m very into my workout routine I was ready to dive into sewing up whatever sports bra I could find! I stumbled across two patterns and both were for free. I decided to go with the Ultimate Sports Bra from So Sew Easy because it seemed to have a good amount of support…… Continue reading Sewing up the Ultimate Sports Bra from So Sew Easy
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!
While in Barcelona, I had the opportunity to visit two great fabric stores, Ribes and Casals and Nunoya. Both stores are in walking distance from each other in the L’Eixample district. Ribes and Casals is a sewist’s dream… You walk into roll after roll of beautiful fabric from floor to ceiling. I was drooling. The…… Continue reading Barcelona Fabric Stores – Ribes and Casals & Nunoya