Minerva Crafts Blogger Network · Sewing

Ivory Rose Colette Pastille Dres

  My June Minerva Crafts blogger network post is up! I used some gorgeous fabric from the Minerva Crafts website and paired it with the Colette Pastille dress pattern. I cannot explain how much I love this dress. It turned out exactly like I imagined it. You can see a bunch more pictures and read… Continue reading Ivory Rose Colette Pastille Dres


Leggings, Leggings, and MORE Leggings!

I recently started going to the gym with my husband. Now, I don't know about you, but I feel extremely awkward exercising. There is something about making my body do all sorts of weird contortions that stresses me out. Stretches? I could do those all day. But cardio or faster paced exercises? No way! When… Continue reading Leggings, Leggings, and MORE Leggings!

Sewing · What Am I Making?

New Blog Series: What Am I Making?

I have decided to change things up a little. Instead of my usual "finished garment" post, I am going to share some "work-in-progress" photos. I've noticed that I am constantly trying to come up with a new sewing project in order to have a blog post. The problem? I am finding my wardrobe to be… Continue reading New Blog Series: What Am I Making?

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