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The Lola Dress, AKA what I will wear all Christmas break…..

Last year, I started seeing several of the popular sewing bloggers post about the Lola Dress by Victory Patterns.  It is described as a comfortable slip on dress with raglan sleeves, ribbed hem bands, a front neckline “V” detail and oversized wrap around pockets.  The curved seams give a relaxed feminine fit.   The recommended fabrics are French terry knit,… Continue reading The Lola Dress, AKA what I will wear all Christmas break…..

McCall Patterns · RTW Fast

Trendy Sweatshirts

Since my daily wardrobe consists of jeans and knit tops, I started looking around the internet for some sweatshirt ideas.  I browsed the Neimen Marcus website, Dillard’s website and Nordstrom’s website, where I found this…… A Marni neoprene peplum sweatshirt….wait what?  Who thought this was a good idea?  Moving on, I found real inspiration from my… Continue reading Trendy Sweatshirts

McCall Patterns · RTW Fast

What am I going to wear for Thanksgiving?

I love Thanksgiving.  I love all the planning, cooking, eating, and pie.  Lots of pie.  Like one pie per person.  Oh how I love pie….annnyyyywaaaaay, back to Thanksgiving.  We are hosting the dinner this year, so preparation is under way.  I’ve been planning, shopping, cooking, cleaning and sewing. I decided to make another McCalls 6963 out… Continue reading What am I going to wear for Thanksgiving?