Just when I think that I don't need another shirt pattern....who am I kidding??? I always need a new shirt pattern. Even better when there is a tunic and dress length option. Made for Mermaids is back at it with their newest releases: Mama Catherine, Catherine and Dolly Catherine. Mama Catherine is a yoke style … Continue reading Mama Catherine: Made for Mermaids Pattern Test
Professional. Sometimes I think how the heck did I become grown up enough to become a professional? I loved the movie "Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter is Dead" back in the day. The working professional outfits that Sue Ellen (Christina Applegate) creates for the poolside fashion show were unbelievably cool. I was all about her … Continue reading Sew What Do I Wear- Professional Edition
It's finally that time of year here in Tennessee. Time to layer up and sew all of those sweater knits. Made for Mermaids is making sure you are ready for fall with their newest release Mama Darcey (complete with the girl's Darcey and Dolly Darcey). Mama Darcey has all of your cardigan needs and even … Continue reading Mama Darcey: Made for Mermaids Pattern Test
Sometimes we make plans. We prep and follow through. Everything goes smoothly. And sometimes we get caught off guard. We get knocked off of our feet. We can only hope that there will be people ready and willing to help lift us back up. Team Mermaid has been hard at work behind the scenes to … Continue reading Made for Mermaids Mama Cora Culottes: Hurricane Harvey Relief
Bringing you the first look at my favorite maxi dress and revisiting some old favorites.
Bringing you two versions of the newly released Mama Nina from Made for Mermaids, a beautiful raglan style swing dress.
If there is one type of clothing that I feel like I can never make enough of it's tops. Long sleeves, short sleeves, solid colors, prints, basic style, or fancied up. Well, today is the day for showing off my newest tops. Made for Mermaids has released their two newest patterns, Tara and Mama Tara. … Continue reading Mama Tara: Made for Mermaids Pattern Test
I promise after today I am done with sewing swim for a while. Not because I don't like sewing with swim knit, but because who really needs 6 new swimsuits plus the 3 Siren/Hello Sailor suits from last year???? It has been a whirlwind last couple of weeks with the Take the Plunge release from … Continue reading Mama Camila Swimsuit: Made for Mermaids Pattern Test
It's hard to believe it has been over a year since the first swimsuit release from Patterns for Pirates. Judy made this classic swimsuit pattern to flatter all body types. The Take the Plunge Swimsuit. The P4P team has been hard at work behind the scenes creating and perfecting this beautiful one piece addition to … Continue reading Take the Plunge Swimsuit: Patterns for Pirates Pattern Test
I am back for another round of "Sew, What do I Wear" brought to you by Made for Mermaids and Patterns for Pirates. The M4M and P4P teams have come together to bring you a week full of vacation style inspiration. It has been a fun week of posts by some of my favorite women so be sure … Continue reading Sew, What do I Wear- Vacation Edition