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…

Coffee and Thread Madrid Dress | sunshine meets boho chic

Hello hello hello! Wow it has been a ~hot minute~ since I've written a blog post but I have been sewing away! I've done a ton of traveling so I made a ton of outfits for different trips, and I've also had a few awesome opportunities to do some pattern testing for some indie pattern…

DIY Handpainted Fabric

One creative way to introduce color into your wardrobe is by choosing your own colors and painting them yourself! This is a fun way to flex your creative muscles by creating your own designs and playing with paint - something I definitely don't do enough of. After you paint the fabric, choose a fun pattern…

Shower Curtain to Smock Dress || goodwill haul pt. 4

"wow, sewing is so cool but that sounds like an expensive hobby!" Alright, well it's definitely not an inexpensive hobby, but it's definitely one that you can get your money's worth for! I definitely get that comment a lot from other folks, especially when they find out I'm still a student! However, given my previous online…