Makers Market 2020- Cancelled

Urban Sewciety has made the understandable choice to cancel their Makers Market this year. This would have been my first time vending at a craft fair so I’ll be looking forward to crossing this off my bucket list when it’s finally safe. In the meantime, please consider checking out the other vendors who were supposedContinue reading “Makers Market 2020- Cancelled”

Family Heirloom Frame Upcycle

Back when my aunt and uncle moved into my grandfather’s house a few years ago, my aunt did some serious cleaning and unearthed this gem. Nobody on this side of the family reads Chinese but an aunt on the other side of the family was able to translate it for us. It’s basically a letterContinue reading “Family Heirloom Frame Upcycle”

Free Sewing Machine Cover Pattern

During Shelter-In-Place, my one bedroom apartment has become my entire world. Not only does it serve as my living space, it is also functioning as my husband’s office and a wardrobe room for a late night TV show. Shipping supplies are currently taking up our entry way. I’ve always used our dining table for cuttingContinue reading “Free Sewing Machine Cover Pattern”

What I’ve Been Doing During Social Distancing

These are unprecedented times we’re living through right now. There are no hard rules during social distancing (except stay at least 6 feet away from people and wear a mask whenever you go outside!) So I’ve made a bullet point list of all the things I’ve been doing while quarantining over the past month. ThisContinue reading “What I’ve Been Doing During Social Distancing”

DIY Kate Middleton Hat Band

Back in December, my friend Rose and I got together to DIY some headbands inspired by Kate Middleton. We hope people will find this tutorial to be a nice distraction during this time of social distancing. You can find it on Rose’s blog, Royal Caffeine, here. Let us know how we did in the comments.Continue reading “DIY Kate Middleton Hat Band”

Embroidered Floral Emery Dress

Around this time last year, I started working on a dress to wear to a dear friend’s wedding. Since I know what I like, I resorted to using my go-to pattern for special occasion dresses- Christine Haynes’ Emery Dress pattern. However, this time I wanted something a little different than my previous versions, which IContinue reading “Embroidered Floral Emery Dress”