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A Tiger Can’t Change Its Stripes

How does one improve on a boldly striped mini skirt? With a matching crop top of course! I saw this woven stripe on the Mood…

Zip-Back Linden & Aubergine Mini

Hello, Hello! Today I am sharing with you a color-blocked, slightly sparkly, zip-backed sweatshirt and an aubergine wool mini skirt. The sweatshirt is, you guessed…

Adventure Plaid Belcarra

Hello! Today I am sharing with you a shirt I actually made and photographed in the fall, before Boston was covered in over 3 feet…

Lacey Linden

Hello! Today I’m sharing with you my first linden – I say first because I plan to make a whole bunch of these very soon…

Ballerina Roxanne Blouse

Today I present to you my ballerina print Roxanne Blouse from Victory Patterns! I made this as a wearable muslin to test out the pattern,…

Portside Weekender

The holiday season is upon us, and for many that also means traveling to visit with loved ones, so today I would like to present…

Alder Tunic and Faux-Leather Leggings

I have two new garments to share with you today: an Alder dress-turned-tunic and faux-leather Ooh La Leggings! Let’s start with the leggings. I made…

Swingy Cobalt Tank Dress

The spark of inspiration for this dress actually came from this dress from Club Monaco. I saw it pasted larger than life on an advertisement…

Alder Love I Have

I am so in love with this dress! I couldn’t wait to get my little paws on the Alder Shirtdress pattern so as soon as…

Shimmery Circle Skirt

As Katy had mentioned before, we’ve both been bitten by the metallic linen lust bug after seeing Tall Sarah’s amazing metallic linen tap shorts. I…

A Voile Angles up to Some Chiffon

I made a modified boxy cropped blouse using some lovely Cloud 9 organic cotton voile and a poly chiffon. I used the same base pattern…

Border Print Maxi

I fell in love with this border print rayon – I mean, those colors, the triangles, the border print… What’s not to love? I ordered…

Gabriola

I am sure by now you’ve all been introduced to Gabriola, the newest skirt pattern by Sewaholic, or at least I hope you have because…

Little Linen Bows

  Hope you haven’t all tired of the crop tops that keep popping up all over the place this season yet (for examples see: Katy’s,…

Lakeside JamJams

I’ve been meaning to make up this Grainline Lakeside PJs pattern since it came out quite some time ago, (like last summer! whoops) but didn’t…

Butterscotch Skirt

I came across this butterscotch colored woven houndstooth and fell in love with the color, scale, and texture of it. I had been wanting to…

LumberJackie Archer

Roses are Red, Violets are Blue, This Archer is Plaid, and Katy & I wish a Happy Valentine’s Day to You! This is the third…

Striped, Cropped, and Pleated

There was a definite design progression to this holiday outfit becoming the final product you see here. At some point during the summer I came…