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So… this Lent thing….

Left: Striped 1-Button Blazer in Kakhi & Red Stripe
Top Right: Printed Ashton Blouse in Hearts
Bottom Right: Subtle Floral Pencil Skirt in Coral

For Lent this year, I decided to give up all of my extra spending.  I’m not buying anything that I don’t NEED.  That’s everything from new clothes, and fabric to take-out for lunch.  It’s not been a week yet, and … Continue reading

27 Dresses: A Trip Through My Closet

27 dresses

Hopefully a few of you remember the 2008 Katherine Heigl film 27 Dresses.  It’s a movie about a woman who has been in 27 different weddings and thus has 27 different bridesmaid dresses. Well, I only have one bridesmaid dress … Continue reading

Melani Inspired Dress

close-up of belt on eyelet dress

I recently came across a gorgeous Antonio Melani dress at Dillard’s.  It was beautiful, but very expensive.  As much as I loved it, I couldn’t bring myself to spend $170 for this dress. So, I decided to see if I … Continue reading

Bustier Dress

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I liked my Bombshell Bustier Top so much that I decided to make another one. This project started out as another top, but when playing with my fabric, I decided I really wanted to give this project a try as … Continue reading

Linda Skirt

linda skirt

When I got the fabric for my bombshell bodice, I also picked up some fabric to make a skirt.  It was an amazing novelty sewing print by Suzuko Koseki for Yuwa.  I have to say, I am absolutely in love … Continue reading