Halloween is Around the Corner

It is that time of year. The seasons are changing; the cool fall winds are blowing through your neighborhood, U.S.A, dancing with marigold and orange leaves in the street. But you can scratch all that, round these parts it is hot as hell. Yesterday it had to be more than 80 degrees. Sometimes folks rock … Continue Reading

Looking for Trouble

Quadron’s Avalanche is currently in heavy rotation…. Summer, summer, summertime! Looking for trouble reminds me of my college days, out and about and looking for trouble.  After all of this daydreaming and reminiscing I thought about making something light and airy and bold in color – I thought of this jumper. I think the romper … Continue Reading

With the Hat to Match

When life gives you very little fabric, make a newsboy cap… I refuse to buy new fabric until I tend to all of my unfinished sewing projects. Letting a sewing project fall to the waist side is incredibly easy for me; I let life’s ups and downs, smiles and frowns distract me from my projects. … Continue Reading

Happy New Year?

So I heard this song and thought I want  to make a black lace top number for NYE. It’s not really a hip hop song, but nowadays I’ll sew when inspired…and I actually have time to do so. Welp its March. I kept putting it off and finally “finished” it. After making the top. I … Continue Reading

My New Old Blouse

Oldie, but goodie – I made this a couple of years back and never got a decent picture of it.

The Maxi Dress

Spring time is here and you know what that means – flowing dresses. Tutorial for this dress c/o Gianny L’s Youtube Channel

Dun-na-na-na-na-na-na-na Jumpsuits!

So I am an frequent wearer of the jumpsuit. They are cozy but you can amp them up any way you like. It appears to be a trend for the Spring/Summer lines…. Here is what I have thus far. Nothing too crazy…

Black and Yellow

Well not really, more like brown and off white hoodie…. I love me some Chuck Taylors! I am from the West Coast what do ya expect 🙂 Well these lovely Taylors inspired a hoodie – a reversible one at that! Well one thing is clear, I need a zipper foot and it will be below … Continue Reading

Sequins

Lately I have had an obsession with sequins… Depending on how they are worn they can be perceived as fabulous or a fashion faux pas. There is a fine line between this looking like an ice skater outfit or fashion forward. I recently bought some fabric with the intent of sewing a sequin dress. Well … Continue Reading