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Sunday, February 10th, 2019
5:16 pm
Halloween Part 1 - The Apron
Man wedding planning has really delayed my sewing and posting about it.  I have finally found the oppertunity to get my posting back in gear.  First up from the backlog is my Halloween Costume Part 1 - The Apron. If you want to see the free tutorial that helped me make this apron please click on the link or picture.

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018
10:56 am
Monday, May 28th, 2018
1:52 pm
Little Mermaid Costume - Self Drafted
One of my old coworkers' daughter was going to Disney and really wanted for her to have a cute costume to commemorate the trip! If you want to see more about how I made it, you can click on the image below!

Sunday, May 6th, 2018
6:45 pm
Adjustable Straps Black Slip
I am really excited to have a black slip!  I wanted to take it one step further and make it with adjustable straps. If you want to see more about the straps, you can click on the picture below.  I am really excited to make more adjustable strapped garments because I bought the hardware in bulk in both black and white!

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
11:24 am
Review of Free PDF Pattern Boudoir Shorts

I am in love with this Free PDF Pattern for the Boudoir Shorts. They are now my #1 go to for my remnants soft enough to become PJ shorts. You can click either pictures below for the instructions and the free PDF pattern!

Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
12:53 pm
Pinstripe Pencil Skirt
The newest addition to my work wardrobe!  I plan on using this pattern for more skirts in the future!  Only thing I would do different is to add pockets into the side seams.  Click the picture if you want to see more about this skirt!

Sunday, April 15th, 2018
1:58 pm
Black Floral Wrap Dress

This is my newest sewing creation! If you want to see more of how I made it, you can take a look at the link below. Let me know what you think! This is the first time I've added a flounce to a dress.


Sunday, April 8th, 2018
3:18 pm
Green Pencil Dress

My newest work dress!  I am really excited with how this one turned out!  You can click the link to see more about it!


Monday, April 2nd, 2018
8:38 am
The Deep V
This is my first plunging neckline dress I've made.  I'm really excited with how it turned out, the only thing I am not sold on is how full the skirt is.  Let me know what you think!  You can click the picture below to see more about the dress.

Monday, March 26th, 2018
8:22 am
Maroon Criss Cross
This is the newest addition to my work wordrobe.  Really excited for how it turned out, click on the photo to see more.

Sunday, March 18th, 2018
3:57 pm
White Blouse
Once again, I am trying to "up" my work wardrobe while getting rid of my fabric stash.  Click on the picture to see what this fabric has been used for and to see all of the alterations that needed to be made once this blouse was finished.

Sunday, December 24th, 2017
3:32 pm
Christmas Dress
Merry Christmas!  This is one of my newest projects just in time for Christmas!  You can see more about it if you click the picture!
Sunday, December 17th, 2017
2:43 pm
Grey Twist
Hello everyone!  This is one of my newest projects!  This is the first burda stye pattern I have ever used and it seems small on me.  Do you all find that when usind burda style patterns you need to go up a size? You can see more about this shirt by clicking on the picture.

Monday, September 25th, 2017
8:07 pm
1940's Green Slytherin Dress
 This is a dress that has really been through the ringer.  I've altered it 2-3 times and this is the final product.  You can see the previous adaptions by clicking on the picture.
Sunday, October 23rd, 2016
11:13 pm
Teal Tribal Print
I LOVE THIS DRESS!  I have added it to my typical week wardrobe for work!  This is seriously the first time I have been able to line up prints correctly AND not have any puckering in the sleeves! If you click on the picture below, you can see more about this dress.

Ok I lied, I was soo excited, here is another

Saturday, September 10th, 2016
11:09 am
Green Starburst Dress
Hello, I am really excited for this next dress. I made this with leftover fabric, there wasn’t too much left otherwise I would have liked to make sleeves. But you can see more if you click the picture below.
Sunday, September 4th, 2016
2:55 pm
Self Drafted Box Pleat Skirt
 Hello again!  I drafted this box pleat skirt all on my own with no pattern!  I am really really happy with how it all turned out!  If you want to see how I made it you can check out my blog by clicking the picture.  The next box pleat skirt I make I will make a tutorial on how to make them!

Sunday, August 21st, 2016
4:20 pm
Flower Work Shirt

I have finally found the time to finish this shirt! Between getting 2 new puppies and a new job while being promoted within 3 months. I have been very busy and I am really happy to finally be sewing again!

I used Vogue 8772 and some clearance fabric I got from Joann’s. If you want to see more about the shirt, or the puppies, you can click on the picture below!

Friday, August 28th, 2015
1:28 pm
UPDATE!! High School Dance Kimono's
Originally posted by samssignaturese at UPDATE!! High School Dance Kimono's
So Idk if you all reamember the High School Kimono's I made, but here is an update with all of the girls wearing them.  This picture just shows half of the team!
Saturday, August 8th, 2015
10:47 pm
Tribal Tunic
Originally posted by samssignaturese at Tribal Tunic
Hello! This tunic I made way back in 2010! If you want to see more like it you can click HERE!
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