Another MAJOR life update: I’m engaged!

Well this is a Christmas that I will NEVER FORGET! On Christmas Eve, Joe proposed to me in front of our parents, plus family and friends via Zoom. The holidays looked different but Joe spared no resource to make this moment special. Check out how it went down, here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bFBg0ETI9TM&feature=youtu.be

Major life updates: I moved to Jackson, MS!

Whew! What a whirlwind the last two months have been. But, in a good way. Everything in the last 8 weeks have led to this moment! Over the weekend I moved to Jackson, MS to be with Joe! If you follow me on Instagram then you know that I have been in a long distance…

How to make a sequin skirt!

TGIF!! I know the holidays look a little different this year and that’s why I wanted to make something with some extra razzle dazzle. So if you’re just hanging out at home or on a holiday zoom call, you can shine too! Supplies: Stretch sequin fabric1/4 yard of stretch twill Stretch interfacing Stitch witchery fusible…

DIY Home: How to make your own curtains!

Hey y’all! I know that making things for the home is a little out of my lane - but not by much. After all, I sewed them together. I made 3 sets of curtains for our new house and what I realized about all of them is that one, you can make a pair in…

My new bomber jacket! Pattern review: New Look 6545

Happy Wednesday y’all! Can you tell that I love my new bomber jacket? Like, it gives me a whole new attitude. But in all seriousness I’ve been putting off this project for 2 years. It’s a shame, but each time I would be ready to start this project I found something new and shiny to…

10 mistakes to avoid as a new sewer!

Last week on Instagram I got pretty candid and shared a little bit of my sewing journey and mentioned that my mistakes made me a better sewist. After an overwhelming response, I decided to share 10 sewing mistakes to avoid as a new sewer plus solutions for each mistake. Let's jump into it! Watching the…

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…