Styled 3 Ways: Chambray Shirtdress (Simplicity 8546)

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Hello lovelies! Welcome to a new series on the blog called 3 Ways. This series is a new thing I’m starting this year to help you make the most of your closet with less. In the series I’m taking one or two staple pieces and styling them 3 different ways to show you how to work with all the pieces in your closet that you may have been hesitant to mix and match. The series will also have color variations of certain staples as well to show you how to mix colors.

A Tailoring Story: How to Recognize Your Worth

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Last year, ones who met me and found out I sew asked me the ever known question “do you do alterations?”. Some even assume upon me telling them I sew that I automatically will fix their outfits. And finally I’ve had a person actually tell me, rudely, “well if you don’t do sewing for others what’s the point in telling people you sew?”. So today I want to talk about saying no and being confident in your talents.

Green and White Collection Recap

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Recently I decided to make a capsule collection showcasing the colors green and white. I wasn’t really sure how to document each piece made in the green and white collection I did so I decided to do a recap through the individual pieces. The pattern and fabric details for each piece will be listed below at the bottom in the order of which the pictures appear.

Cool? Let’s get started!

Green Orchid Midi Dress- From Dinner Table to Cutting Table

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I’m so excited to write about this dress and this photoshoot. My husband is always on the search for fabric bargains, so when he video-called me to see if I was interested in a green tablecloth he found at a garage sale one day I was slightly skeptical. I would’ve never imagined it’d turn into this beautiful work of art.