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Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 5

Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 5

It's hard to believe that we have reached the final day of our Sew Americana Blog Tour!  It has been an incredible journey this week with all of my bloggy friends.  I'm honored that each of them was willing to play along for the fourth year of this tour, and I am...

Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 4

Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 4

Is it really Thursday already?!?  You'd better believe that we've got another set of four incredible bloggers sharing their sewing projects and they are live RIGHT NOW!!  So much red, white and blue goodness I can't hardly handle it! Today's foursome has me all starry...

Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 3

Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 3

We've hit the third day of our Sew Americana Blog Tour and somehow the fun just keeps coming.  Wait until you see what our tour members have in store for you today!  OH. MY. GOODNESS.  It's all so good! Here's the lineup for Day 3: (Swimming in a) Sea of Estrogen ·...

Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 2

Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 2

We are back for another day of fun, my friends!  Today is yet another treat of five different bloggers showing off the red, white and blue items that they created four this super fun tour! I'm having a hard time deciding which outfit I like the most.  Tell me what...

Sew Americana 2019 Blog Tour!

Sew Americana 2019 Blog Tour!

Ahhh!  My favorite self-hosted blog tour is back for it's fourth year and I couldn't be more excited than I am!  I love me some red, white and blue.  And even more so, I love that I can convince twenty-four other bloggers (who are way cooler than me, let's face it) to...

Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 1

Sew Americana 2019 :: Day 1

Y'all.  I am beyond excited to that today marks the beginning of the fourth consecutive year of the Sew Americana Blog Tour!!  This tour is extra fun to me because there are no rules.  Well, I guess one rule: it has to be in red, white, and/or blue.  That's it.  The...

Dressing Our Guests :: 10 Year Anniversary Party

Dressing Our Guests :: 10 Year Anniversary Party

As if you'd even think for a second that I wouldn't sew for other people for our 10 Year Anniversary party!  I had so much fun putting together all of these coordinating outfits! I had always planned on making something for my sister to wear. And then wanted to make a...

10 Years.

10 Years.

I know that this space and my social media have had nothing but things from me about our 10 year anniversary.  But here's more. I think love is worth celebrating.  And I'm going to always recognize the special connection that Bennett and I have with one another, and...

Pin Tucks + Suspenders :: 10 Year Anniversary Attire

Pin Tucks + Suspenders :: 10 Year Anniversary Attire

What was almost as exciting as my dress to make for our anniversary party were the boys' outfits!  I actually find sewing button-downs super satisfying because there is a level of perfectionism that is required and when you absolutely nail that collar or placket, you...

My Happy Floral Dress :: 10 Year Anniversary Attire

My Happy Floral Dress :: 10 Year Anniversary Attire

I can't even begin to tell you how excited I was to start making my dress for our party.  If you've known me for any amount of time, I usually wait until the very last minute to create outfits and costumes, because the inspiration hasn't quite hit me yet.  I think I...

Our 10 Year Anniversary Party!

Our 10 Year Anniversary Party!

On Saturday, we gathered as many friends and family as we possibly could and threw a party, in celebration of 10 years of wedded bliss between Bennett and myself.  It seriously was the best day ever.  EVER.  The weather was beyond perfect, and the mood was just so fun...

Me Made May 2019

Me Made May 2019

Do you ever participate in the sewing community's Me Made May?  It's a month of encouraging sewists to wear and show off their handmade wardrobe, while learning to develop a better relationship with their "me made" items. Though I wear handmade every single day,...

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