Sewing · Vintage-Inspired

Navy Pencil Skirt

Ah, spring! With all the lovely weather, sunshine, delicious smelling rain showers, and flowers everywhere, this is definitely one of my favorite seasons. Despite the slight pause between blog posts, I have not been neglecting my sewing. Since starting work I have had to rearrange my notions on crafting time, but I still managed to… Continue reading Navy Pencil Skirt

Sewing · Vintage-Inspired

Gertie’s Zipper Front Dress Review

And spring has arrived! After two weeks of chilly, wintery weather, the balmy spring days have returned. Which is fitting considering that yesterday, March 20th, was the first official day of spring. I know there will probably be several more cold days, but I am so excited to see those days becoming less and less.… Continue reading Gertie’s Zipper Front Dress Review

Sewing · Vintage-Inspired

Hydrangeas – Gertie’s Princess Seam Dress

One of the biggest perks of knowing how to sew is the ability to make beautiful dresses for my sister. She fell in love with this hydrangea print fabric when we stopped by Hancock fabrics during their closing sales last year. We purchased three yards and had just enough to squeeze out this dress. Literally,… Continue reading Hydrangeas – Gertie’s Princess Seam Dress

Outfits · Sewing · Vintage-Inspired

Gingham Square Dance Dress: Sewaholic Cambie

I have often seen pictures of vintage style, square dancing dresses on google, or Pinterest. Their twirly delightfulness captures my interest every time! (The sources are as follows: 1. Source 2. Source 3. Source 4. Source 5. Source ) How gorgeous are those! I loved watching Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, Oklahoma, and various other Rogers and Hammerstein movies and seeing… Continue reading Gingham Square Dance Dress: Sewaholic Cambie