Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Batik Ilsley Skirt

I've been so enamored with my Maya tops, when Marilla Walker offered up her Ilsley Skirt pattern, I pounced on it. Such a cute basic skirt, plus, it's free!

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Pattern Testing: True Bias Southport Dress

Hey y'all! I'm back after a week of not sewing... good news is, although I was not sewing, I was having a pretty amazing time scuba diving in Koh Tao, an island in southern Thailand. While diving, we saw a whale shark in the wild!! It swam right up to us and I just about died of excitement.

But I didn't actually die, so I'm back to tell you that in between dives, I was wearing and loving this little number, my tester version of the True Bias Southport Dress:

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Featured: Sew it Chic in a Week at Gray All Day

Helena has organized a great weekly link up for women's clothes, Sew it Chic in a Week. It's the perfect way to see some beautiful handmade clothes and find new blogs to follow. Thanks, Helena!


Sunday, April 5, 2015

Lisette Cut-out Dress: Butterick 6168

Wow, I was in love with this Lisette dress, Butterick 6168, the second I saw it! Those pleats: yes. That v-neck/cross-over bodice: yes. The cut-out: maybe. I was intrigued...