reaching milestones + revisiting the Indigo smock dress

Hello everyone! I'm writing today because I wanted to commemorate a milestone that I'm rather proud of - reaching 5,000 followers on Instagram! I definitely did not previously imagine this happening when I first started this blog and instagram account, but it's definitely a huge motivator and affirmation that I am, in fact, reaching people…

zadie jumpsuits galore!

If you've been following along this blog for the past year, then you know that I'm obsessed with this sewing pattern! I've made it sooo many times that now I feel like I can give you a truly comprehensive review of this pattern. The things that I love about this pattern include: It's forgiving! You…

Who says we can’t dress up? – Stylemaker Fabrics Spring Tour

Greetings, friends! Today's blog silence is finally broken -- courtesy of the fabulous people behind Style Maker Fabrics. They graciously allowed me to choose any of their amazing *new* spring fabrics to play with, and I chose two flowy substrates. The first one is this beautiful watercolor spring floral rayon poplin! This fabric is perfect…

Oberlin Tote | the perfect everyday carryall tote that all your maker dreams are made of 😍

Hey there, blog friends! After a wild month studying for my exams and eating too many tortilla chips, I treated myself to some much needed crafting catharsis in my sewing nook with the Oberlin Tote Kit from Klum House. So many firsts with the project! First time making a purse, first time working with leather,…