Tilly and the Buttons 3: Suki Dress

Hi, everyone! I am 2 months into working from home– which is crazy! It feels like time has been moving so slowly and at the same time it’s crazy to think it’s already been 2 months! So far, I’ve been doing a lot of random stuff around my house- I’ve painted the kitchen, bathroom, and one hallway, fixed a dresser, made new towel holders for … Continue reading Tilly and the Buttons 3: Suki Dress

Dungarees: Tilly and the Buttons

Hi, everyone! So, I’ve been a little behind on posting- crazy given that everyone has to stay at home and you’d think we have more time to blog! But between working from home, homeschooling my kids, completing my own courses, and my dog getting an ear infection, I’ve been a little distracted, And, honestly, I’ve been finding it a little more challenging to stay motivated … Continue reading Dungarees: Tilly and the Buttons

10 Things I Wish I Knew When Just Started Sewing

Hello! While we come the end end of yet another week in quarantine, I decided to share 10 things I wish I knew when I just started sewing. Because we are all required to stay at home unless absolutely necessary, I realized there are probably a lot of people who maybe didn’t really sew before but have had a sewing machine in the closet and … Continue reading 10 Things I Wish I Knew When Just Started Sewing

Tilly and the Buttons: Make it Simple [Challenge]

I recently got my copy in the mail! (We got it a little later than other countries). It has so many cute and simple patterns in it! I couldn’t decide where to start, so, I realized I could just make them all! Each week (on Monday), I’m gonna make one pattern from the book and share it. Feel free to join in and share some of your makes! Continue reading Tilly and the Buttons: Make it Simple [Challenge]

12 Tips for Sewing with Knit Fabrics

If you’re like me, you probably started learning to sew using only woven fabrics. Sewing with knits is very different because all knits have a degree of natural stretch to them which changes the way the they behave during sewing. So, if you’re just starting to learn how to sew with knits or if you just want some tips read on below. Tips for Sewing … Continue reading 12 Tips for Sewing with Knit Fabrics