The Washi Dress with lining

Well we are back at the daily routine but I’m not up and running for another #fititfriday so here is a video I created for lining the Washi Dress sewing pattern from Made By Rae. I finished it back in October but never got around to blogging it. I did a full bust adjustment on the bodice and had to line it due to the transparent nature of the cotton lawn I made it in.

Before the hemming and feeling very Twin Peaksesq

View Ridge tank

Pattern testing a cute tank top in woven cotton by Straight Stitch Design

I have had the pleasure again of being a pattern tester for Straight Stitch Designs and worked on a size 20 of the upcoming View Ridge top. A cute tank with (optional) ruffles, yolk and shoulder details and a key hole in the back. 

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The mom uniform, or stylish and sane

What I wear to keep stylish but sane on the early morning get up and get going.

Ah the mom uniform. I remember when I first noticed my own mother’s like of polo shirts and capri jeans, we all have something similar. Jeans and tee, athletic leggings and top. I am not calling attention to bash the mom uniform, hardly, I love the simplicity of it. I like Continue reading “The mom uniform, or stylish and sane”