Pattern review: The Sicily Slip Dress by Sewing Masin

Hey y'all! Happy September 1st! I know it's been a while on my blog, but... life. 2021. Everything. Need I say more? LOL. So let's talk about my new slip dress because I'm in love y'all! Like for real, for real. Full transparency, I've put on an extra few pounds and it's made me a…

Free pattern: Peppermint Magazine Wrap Top

Hey y’all! Today I’m sharing a FREE pattern! It’s the Peppermint Magazine Wrap Top. It’s a really easy pattern that you can hack -so you know that is my jam. Here’s what you’ll need: At least 2 yards of fabric (60 inches wide)The free downloadable patternInterfacing I’ve seen a lot of really pretty versions of…

My pattern review of the Nikko Turtleneck by True Bias!

Happy Wednesday! Today on YouTube I’m sharing my Nikko Turtleneck review! I’ve made it four times and each time the fit gets better and better! Here’s my pattern review below! The information on my fabric and pattern are linked in the description box on YouTube! https://youtu.be/rWuPon054hM

My new yellow Spring trousers!

Happy Tuesday y'all! Can I share just how much my new trousers make me happy? Like, how just staring at them make me smile? I used Mimi G X Simplicity pattern 9114, which is like a (in my opinion) vintage cut pants pattern. They have 4 pleats at the front and two in the back…

Pattern review: McCall 7812

Hey everyone! I know it's been a few weeks since the last time I wrote on my blog. If we're being honest, I've been getting really wrapped up into creating TikTok videos and it's really been occupying time. Shameful, yes. I know. But if you're on TikTok then give me a follow at @ravenmaureen_! Anyway,…

My new wool coat!

I know it seems like lately all I’ve been making is outerwear. And that’s somewhat true. But I’ve been sitting on so much outerwear fabric that I’m trying to burn through it! Plus, I live in Jackson now, so once March hits, it’s basically Summer while the rest of the country is still enjoying cooler…

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…

My favorite tool to make masks!

Disclaimer: this is not an ad nor am I affiliated with any companies listed. I may have retired from making masks, but I know many of you are still waist deep in making them. And as news reports have suggested that we need to "hunker down" here in America, I'm sharing my favorite tool that…

How to make a coordinated set!

Let me just put a disclaimer out there, Summer is over when I say so! LOL. Or at least until temperatures drop. I mean, we barely got to be outside anyway, so I'm going to let this season stretch for as long as possible. My fabric is definitely Summer/resort vibes all the way, but I…