|~ Aqua-dot Top

Love makes us do crazy things. My dear friend Rachel asked for a pretty complicated swim top in exchange for taking my senior pictures, and I agreed to do it. Thankfully, it was an awesomely fun challenge. And guess what? It turned out! Her skirt is from Lime Ricki, although the grey color is no…

|~ The Gray Butterfly

 I had wanted one of these “butterfly” shirts for a while and had it on my secret wish-list. One day a delightful package from my grandma full of beautiful shirts arrived in the mail. Inside was a black light sweater material shirt just like I’d been picturing. It has fairly simple lines and I thought…

|~ Tabby

Super easy way to glam up a simple shirt… tabs!  Cut three strips of fabric 5″x2.5″  Fold in half, sew along each edge at 1/2″. Snip corners and turn right side out and iron.   With your shirt wrong-side out, place the folded edge of the tab on the outside of the shirt where you want…

|~ Ruffled Olives

I’ve only just started thinking about what I’m going to wear this fall, probably because here in Tennessee its just now started to get chilly at night. I’ve been looking at fall collections online (like Ruche) and just loving ruffles and pretty things. I opened up my scraps box the other day and this olive…

|~ Shirt Re-Dos

Thank you for your comments on my last post, keep them coming! You’ve encouraged me to encourage you! ๐Ÿ™‚ Although I’ve been tardy in posting, I’ve not been slow at sewing. Most of my projects have been on the smaller side since I only have little bursts of time these days (and I can hardly…