Pretty in Pink just in time for the holidays!

Happy Tuesday! If you follow me on Instagram then you know that blush tones are my jam! When Telio Fabric reached out to me a few months back with a few swatches to choose from I instantly gravitated towards the pink. I know. Not your average holiday colors, but rules are always meant to be…

Chalk & Notch Page Hoodie!

It’s a casual Friday over here! Contrary to what some people believe, I’m not always dressed up. As a matter of fact, I enjoy a casual outfit more than you know. And now that I've been working from home, I've been dressing down much more - and this pattern has been in heavy rotation! So…

10 things I learned about reaching 10k followers on Instagram!

I did it! I've made it pass the 10K mark on Instagram! Life has been "happening" all around me lately and so I'm a little late with this post but I couldn't let this moment pass me by. First, let's be clear, it's not all about the numbers, but when building a brand, milestones can…

Free sewing pattern: The Citrus Dress by Mood Fabrics

Hey y'all! Today I'm sharing this free sewing pattern by Mood Fabrics. If you follow me on IG, then you know that this is the monthly sewing pattern for Sew Your View. I used a Hitachi Sweater Knit in white from Fabric.com for my dress. It's a beautiful off-white sweater knit that is just too…

Sewing with Denim Part 3: My review for Mimi G 8845!

Hey y’all! Today is the final day of my “Sewing with Denim” series. Have you enjoyed it? Today I’m sharing my pattern review of Mimi G’s denim jacket pattern with Simplicity 8845. I’ll be offering some tips and tricks that helped me be successful in making this jacket. The denim jacket is a unisex pattern…

Sewing with Denim Part 2: How to successfully install heavy duty snaps!

Here it is! The second part of my "Sewing with denim" series and today I'm sharing a really easy and stress free way to add heavy duty snaps to any denim project. I know that adding snaps or buttons can give you anxiety. And the worst feeling in the world is to complete your project…

Sewing with denim part 1: Download my FREE “Sewing with Denim” E-Book!

Whewwww... I have survived. Tell the others! Listen, if you think making a denim jacket is hard, you are very correct. But, it's also mind over matter -with a little bit of skill. On the other side of this mountain, is triumph, bad assery and an all around feeling of accomplishment. So if you can…

How to transition your me-makes from Summer to Fall!

The season is definitely changing around here! Temps are slowly dropping and I'm noticing dryer air. YAY! I've been waiting for a change. But also, as someone who makes their clothes, changes in the season can bring a sort of sadness. I'm not quite ready to put away my favorite shorts, the Pietra shorts from…

My new wrap dress plus a pattern review of Closet Core Pattern’s Elodie Dress!

Happy Monday friends! Can I share the goodness that is my new wrap dress? Ever since I made the Tecoma blouse I’ve started embracing more wrap silhouettes. The Elodie dress is new from Closet Core Patterns. It comes in three views I believe, the knee length, the midi and the maxi with two variations of…

My new Fall maxi dress plus my review of Mimi G Style 9114!

Happy Fall, y’all! Today is the first day of Autumn and, to my surprise it is a little chilly out. Living in the south has conditioned me to know and understand that we could be experiencing Summer temps well into October, but the last few days have felt different. There is a slight crisp in…