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How to Sew With Chiffon Summer is my favorite time of year to sew for! It’s the one time of year when you can fully embrace every bright shade of color and have fun with light and airy silhouettes. I always enjoy working with solid-colored fabrics because it gives you the opportunity to put a spotlight on a fun detail. In...
Tips and techniques to give a new look to a tank top on the It's Sew Easy YouTube channel  Jenny Rushmore will show you how on segment 1405-1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M0Zig66-AsQ Fashion re-creator Laura Pifer uses a serger to make a cocoon jacket with batwing sleeves. Add a little here and take away a little there on  It’s Sew Easy episode 1413.  It airs on...
Zippers, whether used as a closure or an edgy detail, I love adding them to my designs! With the right zip you can change a basic garment into a cool and fashion-forward look. Make it Coats has all types for your sewing needs. This versatile top can take 5 minutes to make and all you need is a zipper and strip of jersey fabric....
I’ve teamed up with Stylish Fabric to create monthly sewing inspiration and tutorials using their fashion fabrics. For this project, I knew I wanted to use some of their gorgeous lace! You can see their amazing variety of different lace fabrics here. This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Stylish Fabric. The opinions and text are all mine. I ended up falling...
Two exciting things are mixed into this blog post today! I’ve recently partnered up with Stylish Fabric, and I am so excited to be sewing with and showing off some of their beautiful fabrics a few times a year! This is my first affiliate post with them, and I’m super excited to tell you a little more about my...
I've recently been getting into sewing more Activewear. It's something that has happened organically in my career. Perhaps it's because I'm a runner or the boom in athleisure wear. I've found as I'm sewing more active apparel there isn't much information on the topic. So I wanted to start creating more content on sewing Activewear for those interested in...
 I've recently been getting into sewing Sportswear lately, so I was thrilled when Stylish Fabric wanted to partner with me to create an athletic look using their fabrics. As a competitive track athlete since I was 5, running is right there with my sewing passion so whenever I can combine the 2 is my perfect combo. I've been lucky enough to...
… but this one is not for me! When I first ordered the modal jersey for my Day and Night Dress Challenge from Stylish Fabrics, they accidentally shipped this poly crepe doubleknit (also known as Liverpool) instead. They were very nice about it and resent the correct fabric right away. Stylish Fabrics was a sponsor for the challenge and offered bloggers/vloggers free...
On Thursday I talked about my coffee date dress from the Day and Night Dress Challenge, and now I’m back to share my take on a “cocktail” dress! Spoilers… it’s a knit dress. Surprise! For this dress, I really wanted to make a classic, feminine basic black dress. I haven’t had a black dress in my wardrobe for 8 years or...
3/19/18 DIY: Beaded Lace Bridal Jacket Prior to starting Trash to Couture I began my sewing and design career with a clothing line that specialized in bridal wear.  I made wedding gowns to bridesmaids dresses and everything in between. It was an honor to be apart of such a special event in ones life.  After having my boys I put that...

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