Hi friends! It’s been a minute. I’m so happy to join the Measure Fabrics maker team! Maria sent me this beautiful light-to-medium-weight rainbow denim and I was able to make two garments from it – a dress and a jacket. I really wanted to show off the beautiful billowy drape of the fabric and I think the two patterns I chose were perfect for this. … Continue reading rainbow denim, two ways
Hey everyone! Just wanted to share my thoughts on the Olive Blouse and Dress pattern from Megan Nielsen that I finished last week – it was perfect for the red, white, and blue weekend and I love how easy this is to dress up and to dress down. In these photos, I paired the blouse with the Pomona Pants from Anna Allen Clothing and then … Continue reading Megan Nielsen Patterns: Olive Blouse Pattern Review
Whew, March has been jam packed with activities that my blog posts have slowed down! I actually did this entire project early this month, but it took a while to make the garment and then to photograph it. This was meant to be part of the yellow week of Sew Happy Color, read more at my previous blog post! First off – here’s a peek … Continue reading How To: Easy DIY Turmeric Tie-Dye!
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 to show off what your work! I chose a free … Continue reading DIY Handpainted Fabric