Sewing is my stress relief. I can't count the number of times I've said this. Even when I'm stressed about the sewing (because deadlines and overbooking my time), it relieves stress in other areas of my life. But, when my Grandma was lost to us earlier this month, I wasn't sure how to start the… Continue reading Grief and Beautiful Fabrics
It is FINALLY FALL!!!!! If the weather would catch up with the calendar, I'd appreciate it. But, until then, I'm diving into my great stash of sweater knits. We super stocked up last year and I've sewn so little of it! This test was a great excuse to make some ridiculously comfortable cardigans out of… Continue reading 5oo4 Eleanor Cardigan
5 out of 4 Patterns is an amazing company. I don't know if I've ever mentioned that before. They are friendly and kind. Ridiculously knowledgeable and happy to share their sewing info with anyone who needs it. They design gorgeous patterns with an amazing range of sizes to be as inclusive as possible. I count… Continue reading 5oo4 Gloria
I love reading Back to School blog tours and posts. It means Fall is upon is (and we all know how I feel about fall!). Kids are jumping back into school. Temps are maybe thinking about possibly starting to drop (dammit Atlanta!). Football starts up. Everything is great! But, I never know what to say… Continue reading Sly Fox Fabric – Back 2 School Celebration
I know it is cliched and I could not possibly care less. FALL IS MY FAVORITE SEASON!!!! The colors. The crispness in the air. Football. Apples. Hot cocoa. Everything about this season makes me happy (except the overabundance of pumpkin spice). One of the best parts of fall is dressing in layers. Wearing layers means… Continue reading Turning the Page: Sewing Fall Layers + GIVEAWAYS!!!!!