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Mini Wardrobe Contest 2014

Hello, everyone! I’m back from the beach and am happy to report that I have officially finished the 5 pieces I planned for the Pattern…

White Cotton Embroidered Clover Vines Eyelet Lawn

Summer Sewing Plans

We’re getting into the thick of summer vacation around here, and it’s time to set some sewing goals! Pattern Review is having a contest, and…

Purple Megan Dress Jump for Joy

Purple Megan Dress

Here we are – round #4 of the Megan Dress from Tilly’s Love at First Stitch. I am happy to report that overall, this dress…

Megan 3 pattern adjustments


I’ve never considered myself an overly busty girl. In high school, I would’ve given anything to actually have some boobage. Once I hit 30, though,…

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Megan Muslin Accomplished

My first woven dress with sleeves! My first invisible zipper! My first go at gathering! And, a wearable muslin! Lots of exclamation points today, folks….

Black and White Dot Coco Dress

My Favorite Coco

I hate to play favorites, but we’ve all got them, right? I stitched up this Coco dress a couple weeks ago, right before I headed…

Pink Patent Doc Martens 1460

Coco Fab

This fabric is just fabulous, and therefore, this Coco is fabulous. Wouldn’t it be even more fabulous with these Docs? One can dream… I think…

Fake Sweater Coco Dress

The Fake Sweater Coco

What looks like a cozy sweater but isn’t? This dress! It’s my fake sweater Coco dress! I am so close to having this pattern perfectly…

Coco Pattern Adjustments

Pattern Fitting Adventures

My knit fabrics from Girl Charlee arrived yesterday, and they’re ready to turn into some new Coco dresses! I got the fabric washed and dried…

Light Purple Coco Top

Coco as a Top

My love affair with Coco continues, as I whipped together a Coco as a top instead of a dress. I used a light ribbed sweater-knit…

Coco 3 on me

The Coco That Could

It feels good to finally get one right! It took 3 attempts at pattern modifications for the Coco dress by Tilly and the Buttons, but…

My First Coco - Tilly and the Buttons

My First Coco

Into each life, some knits must fall. Knits, rain. Whatever. I’m actually a fan of rain, so this turn of phrase is one I spin…