cool in culottes || revisiting Vogue 9075

Alright gang - I finally understand what all the hype around this pattern. Some sewing bloggers say it's their most used pattern ever, or the first pattern that gave them the confidence to sew! One of my favorite sewing bloggers, Rosy Pena, does an awesome job of talking about the pattern here! I tried it once…

new year, new(ish) to blogging || my 2019 roadmap

Hellooooo! I just got back in town from a great weekend in Florida, where I had plenty of time to brainstorm ideas for what I'd like my blog to become. Huge shoutout to the coolest blogger Cat over at Ctrl + Curate for being an awesome host and for giving me some handy tips for…

IKEA sells fabric? || Tilly and the Buttons Stevie dress + fabric review

When I started garment sewing a little over a year ago, I bought up loads of fabric thinking I would be able to sew it all -- fast forward to today, finding myself digging through my ever-growing fabric stash and dusting off 3+ yards of medium weight home decor fabric from IKEA. Mind you, this…

from bed sheet to jumpsuit || goodwill haul pt. 2

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Hello all! So excited to bring to you the first upcycled creation from my goodwill haul!! Last week, I talked about all the fabric I bought from my local Goodwill, one of them being this light blue soft chambray/cotton twin bed sheet. I decided to make it into the Sierra…