No Sew Fleece Ruana Poncho

And a hemming-only EASY knit ruana poncho to go with the no-sew fleece ruana poncho. I’ve made this one many times – ruana ponchos are very easy, make excellent gifts, and are perfect in the many, many colors of fleece…

How to Snow Dye

How to snow dye - snow dyed poncho, tee, scarf

Dye using snow! It’s super easy and fun to dye garments and fabric with snow and fabric dye. I show you how to snow dye in this blog post, including instructions, photos and sources. We got 11″ of snow (not…

Beach Vacation Mini Capsule Wardrobe

Sew yourself a beach vacation mini capsule wardrobe for a getaway vacation! Add in some favorite ready-to-wear and catalog styles to round out your ideal vacation wardrobe. An ideal capsule wardrobe for the potential 71-78 degree weather includes shorts, tees,…

Tremont Jacket Sewing Pattern Review

Tremont Jacket Pattern Review

The Tremont Jacket is a surprisingly delightful sew! The Tremont Jacket Sewing Pattern Review was the January Pattern of the Month at my local fabric store. I like to support my LFS through not only purchases, but visibility – sharing…

How to sew velour trackpants / joggers

Sew velour jogger trackpants

If you’re looking to sew velour trackpants or joggers, you’re in luck, because they are the most luxe, warm pants out there! Tip number 1: choose cotton velour if you can – this most luxe fabric is thick and glorious.…

Sew a double-sided fleece cape ruana

Sew an easy double sided fleece cape ruana

Originally published March 2020, updated January 2022. How to sew a reversible fleece cape / ruana Now that we’re all sequestered in our homes, it’s time to revive the blog and #stayhomeandsew! Today I’m sharing a favorite cozy spring layer…