Hi friends! First things first, that little bit of belly you see above is indeed a baby bump. The little one is due in August, which means I'm about half way through this pregnancy. My husband and I are in a race to see which will come first - the new baby or the finished kitchen.… Continue reading Lessons Learned Working with a Border Print
It's been fun trying to sew creative maternity makes these past few months. Looking back over the length of my pregnancy, I haven't actually had a huge baby belly for that long. Even though, of course, at this point it feels like I have been waddling around with a belly that's become this protruding extra… Continue reading Comfy Cowl and Leggings
Well, I've made what are likely to be my last maternity makes, at least for this pregnancy! They're live over on MSN today if you want a sneak peek before they show up here tomorrow. Also, if you read to the end of that post, you'll see that I'll be taking a few months of leave… Continue reading Sneak Peek – My Last Maternity Makes… At Least for Now!
Hooray! I finally finished the Aurora Dress, the one I've been planning since early fall! And, would you believe that it does in fact fit my pregnant self just like I'd hoped?! Fitting around my belly is no small feat these days considering how large I've gotten. It's mind boggling that my belly can expand… Continue reading An Aurora in Voile: The Reveal
The aurora dress is finally finished - just in time to double as my holiday dress! I think the dark green is quite lovely for the season. I wore it last night to a Christmas eve service, and, to be perfectly honest, I also plan on wearing it this Friday when my husband and I go… Continue reading Happy Happy Holidays!
Well, I did it again. I made another one of BurdaStyle's Twisted Maxi Dresses out of one of Mood Fabric's silk jerseys. And, there was no oops about it. I got so much use out of my first silk jersey maxi dress this summer that I just had to make another to carry me through… Continue reading Silk Jersey Twisted Dress Redux – Shorter yet Warmer