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, the list goes on and on. Full disclosure: I was … Continue reading Oberlin Tote | the perfect everyday carryall tote that all your maker dreams are made of 😍
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 designers. I hope to catch up on those blog posts … Continue reading Coffee and Thread Madrid Dress | sunshine meets boho chic
Hello! A brief break from sewing to do something a little different – embroidery! I started doing some embroidery projects a couple years back, but never anything too complex and I mostly followed patterns I got from Etsy. As a result of this hobby, I have quite a few skeins of embroidery thread, embroidery hoops, and aida cloth at the bottom of a few craft … Continue reading Easy Watercolor Embroidery!
I made a backpack! And I lived to tell the tale!! If you told me a year ago that I would be able to make my own backpack and actually wear it, I’d probably laugh in your face. Yet here we are! The amazing Sarah Kirsten’s new pattern has taken the sewing world by storm by releasing this awesome backpack that is an amazing dupe … Continue reading Raspberry Rucksack Review