The wonderful wrapdress! – Simplicity 8137

I want to build my wardrobe with lasting pieces.  Pieces that can be worn over and over that are timeless and practical but still show off my personality.  I wanted a wrap dress I could wear at any time without putting much thought into it, heels or flats, bloated or just having a normal day….

Abstract art clutch purse

          So I haven’t been sewing as much a dreading large projects.  I figured I’d look for an easy project that would be just as fun and I remembered the Mimi F Fold over Clutch tutorial I had pinned (tutorial link below).  I had some upholstery fabric pieces I had bought…

Designer Inspired “Night Out” Top

If you have a Pinterest account like me and millions of other people you, you probably have some fashion inspiration pieces you’ve saved over time.  This top was one for me.  An open back, adjustable tie at the waist  top by Oresund Iris.  I wanted it but it is not in my price range for…

It’s Menswear Monday!

So yesterday (Sunday) I had the weather was so good, so I decided to “dress up” and drive around just to brush off my “isolation blues” and it worked.  Gentle breeze and just being out in the sun is something we, well at least I took for granted. I was smiling, my brother’s chief criticism…

Sequin lounge wear

So I’ve been in a sewing funk lately and when that happens I like to look for a quick sew to pick me back up.  This time I went for one I have made before.  This would be my third raglan sweatshirt using Simplicity 1072.  The knit fabric as well as the sequin overlay are…

Kimono Style Duster

As the weather slowly starts getting ugly, it is only right to prepare for the colder months.  I’d like to start my cold weather season with layering pieces as it makes for an easy transition.  I’ve been eyeing these Kimono Style Dusters for a while and I found it in the form of the McCalls…

Hi Everyone!

Hi everyone! My name is Abby, full name is Abigail but that spelling has been taken over and over again so I decided to spell it phonetically for my Instagram page and it just seems to have stuck.  I don’t really want to write a book “about me” so I’ll make it brief and like…