• Trying the Helen’s Closet Gilbert Dress Hack // Style Maker Fabrics Fall Style Tour 2020

    Can you smell the pumpkin…everything? It’s officially my favorite time of year (besides December!)…it’s fall y’all! If I’m being honest though, I’ve been pretending it was fall since the end of August. My thinking is…the sooner fall comes, the sooner the end of the year is here. 2020 has been a doozy, to put it lightly, and I know that we’re all ready to leave it behind. I don’t know about y’all, but when it comes to fabric, when I picture fall garments, one of the big fabric bases I can see in my mind is…corduroy, corduroy, corduroy. So I’m personally really excited to show you the Gilbert Dress hack…

  • Sewist gift guide 2019

    Does anyone else feel like they’re just getting asked “what do you want for Christmas?” 24/7 now? With Christmas only 5 1/2 weeks away, I guess it shouldn’t be so shocking, but I know it can be overwhelming nonetheless. …Especially when you have no idea what to ask for. In my own quest to find some sewing related presents to throw on my wishlist this year, I thought it might be helpful to put some ideas together for a sewist gift guide for those who need some gift inspiration around here. I’m going to try to break it down by categories, and I’ll go in increasing order as far as…