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
Team Mermaid has been working hard behind the scenes to release not 1, not 2, not 3, but 4 new patterns! New patterns for the whole family....yes please! I have only made a hand full of items for my husband. I really enjoy sewing for myself, but I was so excited to sew up this … Continue reading Mama Vivienne and Dylan- Made for Mermaids Pattern Test
Life has been crazy in the Ross household the past couple of weeks. In all of the chaos, I managed to miss a blog post yesterday. I apologize to all of you who received an email to an empty blog post! But today I am back on my game as a part of the Sewing … Continue reading Ch-Ch-Changes Blog Tour
A girl can never have too many dresses, right? I keep telling myself I am going to start making more practical tops that I can wear to work. And solids. I need solids. But then this magical thing happens. I fall in love with patterns. Dress patterns and patterned fabric. So instead of making solid … Continue reading Mama Sommer – Made for Mermaids Pattern Test