I try to host a monthly sew a long (SAL) with Sweet N Charmed SAL group I run. It's usually a bring your own pattern - not required pattern to join us. I don't require you use SNC fabric and you usually have all month to finish your item(s). For the month of June, we … Continue reading June SAL with SNC Fabrics – SHORTS!
I absolutely LOVE Sweet N Charmed prints and I am excited to say hello to the new round that is open from June 15th to June 30th. There are so many adorable options this time around and I was able to sew some up! You can order from the current round here (affiliate link) I … Continue reading Sweet N Charmed Fabrics Round 31
I have been working on getting healthier and exercising more, so I definitely jumped on the chance to test this awesome pattern from Ellie and Mac. The peekaboo back of the Women's Good Sport Tank (affiliate link) is awesome and gives me more freedom of movement than an average shirt. The larger vs smaller peekaboo options … Continue reading Testing: Good Sport Tank
Have you ever thought about making a quick and easy bag? What about reusable grocery bags that are easy to wash? This bag is both! I was invited by Mamma Can Do It (MCDI) to test the Adventure Bag (affiliate link) and I'm so glad that I did. This bag is a quick and easy sew. … Continue reading Testing: Adventure Bag
It's warm here and being outside it's important to keep cool. My kids usually aren't big fans of hats, but I have learned that if I can involve them in the process of choosing the hat, they are far more likely to wear it. I decided for this reason to test the Sun Hat from … Continue reading Testing: Sun Hat
I've tested and sewn many Ellie and Mac patterns and have loved many of them. This pattern, the women's Shark Bite (affiliate link) is a little different than the other patterns out there. It's adorable and definitely needs to be made with fabric with a great drape. Something structured like cotton lycra or cotton jersey, … Continue reading Testing: Shark Bite
What do you do when someone invites you to their house to swim and you realize you don't have swimsuits for your kids? MAKE THEM SWIMSUITS OF COURSE! Mari from MNW Sews invited us over to swim and hang out. So we did! She's got a gorgeous home and pool. For some reason she keeps trying … Continue reading Swimming with Friends and Family