There’s a new post on the Cali Fabrics blog about my newest Ginger Jeans! Y’all, these are amaaazing! I thought these were going to be a big flop because of the fabric (I purposefully chose it to see how it would work as “jeans”), but I am pleasantly surprised! I discuss the details over at… Continue reading Ginger Jeans – Now With More Stretch!
UrbanDictionary.com defines the term “Frankenpattern” as: frankenpattern To pattern using multiple styles and mis-matched pattern pieces. The end result is a combination of the garments that leaves the patternmaker horrified as to how it was put together, but usually no one else knows that from the end result. (phew!) Also see – Nashion. They asked me to Frankenpattern a… Continue reading Frankenpatterned Bruyerevilles… or Would it be Granyeres?
Well hello, my precious prickly pears! (A little too much? Yeah.) I am living the good life in my newest lounge wear set made with double brushed poly spandex… that has CACTII on it! Perfect for this desert lass, no? This adorable fabric is from none other than Cali Fabrics and I talk all about… Continue reading A Prickly Post
Woo-hoo, it’s my favorite time of year! I love all the holiday cheer, comfort food, and being able to get away with wearing a velvet dress! That’s right, I’ve got another post over at the Cali & Co blog and it’s all about this green velvet piece of heaven! Go check out all the details… Continue reading A Very ’90s Holiday Dress
It might seem like a bummer to use your precious sewing time to make things for work, but I actually enjoy it! Wearing my me-mades to work gives me something to look forward to and makes getting dressed in the mornings fun. (Hey, gotta get my kicks in where I can…) I have a new… Continue reading Chambray Granville Work Shirts
The ’90’s are back in the fashion world and I am so stoked. I like the mix of feminine and grunge, so I had to make an outfit to pay homage to my teenage years. Check out the full post on my outfit and thoughts on my teenage style over at the Cali Fabrics Cali… Continue reading Feminine Grunge with Grainline Studio’s Lark Tee and Colette’s Zinnia Skirt
One of the top patterns featured in Me-Made-May ’17 was the True Bias Ogden Cami. The online sewing community was head-over-heels in love with this pattern when it hit the market. I waited for a holiday sale and snatched it up… then proceeded to make not one, not two, but THREE! I am sharing them… Continue reading Ogden Cami x 3
Hey, everyone! I have a brand-spanking-new post over at Cali Fabrics about this lovely Blackwood Cardigan from Helen’s Closet! Head on over to the Cali & Co. blog to see more photos and see what I think about this crinkle knit fabric and Helen’s pattern. Spoiler alert: I am kind of in love with both!… Continue reading A Textured Blackwood Cardigan
My 6th post for Cali Fabrics went live this week and I gotta say I am SMITTEN. I dusted off my Seamwork Oslo pattern and made this beautiful thing: Head over to the Cali & Co Blog to check out more pictures and all the details on the pattern and this gorgeous slubbed knit fabric!… Continue reading Slubbed Knit Oslo Cardigan
Remember my first culottes? Well, I decided to give them another try, this time with a different fabric! Much better, don’t you think? Head on over to the Cali & Co Blog to check out my full post about these and to drool over this fabric together with me! Catch ya later! -RED Save