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Sew Americana Blog Tour | Day 3

Sew Americana Blog Tour | Day 3

What was it that Destiny's Child used to tell us?  Oh yeah...I don't think you're ready for this jelly.  You're not.  Because Day #3 of the Sew Americana tour is live and it's AMAZING! I've seen some of these as full photos, but a lot of these have been just submitted...

Sew Americana Blog Tour | Day 2

Sew Americana Blog Tour | Day 2

Are you blown away by the awesomeness of our tour yet?  I seriously am...and it's only the second day.  Sewing for a theme is one of my favorite ways to sew.  And I love how everyone has their own take on the same idea. Today is super full of talent.  We've got a...

Sew Americana Blog Tour | Day 1

Sew Americana Blog Tour | Day 1

Welcome, welcome!  I am sooooooo super excited to be your tour guide this week for the "Sew Americana" blog tour.  Bet you can't guess what we are featuring this week!  Oh wait.  Is it that obvious? Independence Day is coming up and I know that I'm not the only crazy...

Red, White and Blue :: Sew Americana

Have you heard the news?  I am leading a blog tour starting Monday, June 27 that is ALLLLL about sewing in red, white and blue.We will be featuring TWENTY EIGHT (whoop whoop) amazing sewing bloggers who are showing us their take on Americana-style sewing with...

Real Life, Real Sewing Tour

Real Life, Real Sewing Tour

Hey all!  I'm here today, for Sew 20's kickoff to the "Real Life, Real Sewing" tour! Sure, us sewing bloggers and pattern testers sew A LOT of clothes.  And take A LOT of promo pictures of us in those clothes.  But do we actually wear what we make in real life?  My...

The Essential Tank by Patterns for Pirates

The Essential Tank by Patterns for Pirates

Guess what?  It's release day over at Patterns for Pirates!  Woot woot! We are officially launching the Essential Tank, which is probably the most accurately named pattern of Judy's to-date.  Because it's going to be one of your essential sews this summer.  It's...

Make Laundry, Don’t Do Laundry Tour

Make Laundry, Don’t Do Laundry Tour

In one of my blogging groups, there was a call for a tour that I couldn't resist signing up for.  Because it was SO me.  Karly, Jeanine and Cassandra are my kind of people.  They wanted to know if there were others out there that would rather / always sew something...

Wear to Where? Spring 2016 | Summer Party

Wear to Where? Spring 2016 | Summer Party

I'm pretty sure that spring and summer is just a bunch of parties.  No joke.  Between birthdays, holidays, and just the "we need to have a cookout and beers on the porch so get your butt over here" moments...parties are the basic theme of the warmer weather. These...

Wear to Where? Spring 2016 | Sports

Wear to Where? Spring 2016 | Sports

Today's leg of the tour is focusing on sports wear!  Hello baseball season....and tailgating in the parking lots before the baseball games (which is basically the most important part of baseball to me.) These ladies knocked it out of the park!  Please be sure to head...

Mama Quinn by Made for Mermaids

Mama Quinn by Made for Mermaids

I told you that this was a busy week!  I've been a part of three big releases, the Wear to Where? blog tour, Louis' last day of preschool, and a 20K P4P celebration.  I'm whipped and my phone has been getting so many alerts that it won't stay charged.  But having a...

Wear to Where? Spring 2016 | Summer Wedding

Wear to Where? Spring 2016 | Summer Wedding

It's wedding season, you guys!  And that means you're going to be spending some (or a good amount of) time in front of your closets, trying to figure out what to wear.  We've got you covered with this one! ME! (Keep scrolling for my photos) | Wally and Grace | Hayes...

Pirate Pencil Skirt by Patterns for Pirates

Pirate Pencil Skirt by Patterns for Pirates

A year and a half ago, I sewed up my first P4P pattern ever.  I was overly ambitious and took on a Lumberjack Jacket for Louis...even though I was still pretty new to sewing clothes.  Two weeks later, I sewed up my first shirt: the women's raglan (now called the...