Tag Archives: California Dress

Breezy California Dress to Welcome the Warmth

I *think* spring might finally be arriving in my corner of the world. After having snow on Easter and again on the Friday after, it’s about time for some warmer weather around here! I’m hoping that digging out my California Dress pattern and sewing it up in some breezy floral fabric will help encourage Mother […]

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Monster Mash Tour: Te Fiti Mash-up

My kids have been discussing Halloween for months … and every year they ask me to sew their costumes! So when Ti announced that her October blog tour would be titled “Monster Mash” and would be geared toward either costumes or mashing patterns to create a new look, I jumped on board! When my girls […]

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My Favorite Things … To Sew

All summer long, I’ve been jonesing to sew up a new maxi dress, but just couldn’t find the time with kids home from school and lots happening the last couple months. So when Tibeca at Sewing by Ti announced that her blog tour this month was themed “My Favorite (Sewing) Things,” I knew it was […]

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Color Me Lucky: Lapis Blue

I’ve (still) been severely lacking in the sewing motivation department. So when Tibeca announced that she would be hosting the Color Me Lucky Tour during the month of March, I hopped on board with hopes that a deadline would kick me back into sewing gear. For this tour, we were challenged to choose a color […]

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Date Night February Tour: Red Floral Leggings and Scoop-neck Dolman Mash

Living in a small town (I’m talking “population 700” small) where we don’t have any extended family within 60 miles and being the parents of 5 lovely children means that date night doesn’t happen often for my husband and I. On the rare occasion we do go out, it unfortunately doesn’t require a fancy dress […]

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