Not Your Mother’s Ruffle: Blue Carolina Blue Shirt Tour

The Blue Carolina Blue Shirt Tour continues today with a stop at My Sweet Sunshine Studio, where Alexis shares her take on Christopher Thompson’s beautiful, yet whimsical, Blue Carolina fabric line. Alexis made this fun, modern, raw edge ruffle top for her daughter. Look closely at this fabric print and you’ll see some adorable French … Continue reading Not Your Mother’s Ruffle: Blue Carolina Blue Shirt Tour


“Making it Work” on the Blue Carolina Blue Shirt Tour

Christopher Thompson’s Blue Shirt Tour continues with a stop at Riva La Diva, where Riva gives us the scoop on this stunning ruffle top and how she turned a just “ho-hum” design into this one-of-a-kind showstopper! We LOVE seeing creative minds at work, and Riva’s experience shows us that throwing in the towel is not … Continue reading “Making it Work” on the Blue Carolina Blue Shirt Tour


Blue Carolina Blue Shirt Tour: Mommy & Me

The Blue Carolina Blue Shirt Tour continues with a stop at Sew Sophie Lynn, where Tami shares these gorgeous mom and daughter tops with us! Blue Carolina, designed by Christopher Thompson, is a breathtaking collection of florals combined with fun prints in both bold and soft hues of blue, purple and pink. We are seriously … Continue reading Blue Carolina Blue Shirt Tour: Mommy & Me


Statement Sleeve Blouse in Blue Carolina

We’ve got Carolina on our minds — Blue Carolina, that is! Christopher Thompson’s Blue Carolina fabric line is an absolutely dreamy collection of florals and prints in delightfully curated hues of blue, pink and purple. Christopher’s Blue Carolina Blog Tour starts off with Kim from SWEET RED POPPY sharing this gorgeous statement sleeve blouse. Click … Continue reading Statement Sleeve Blouse in Blue Carolina


Fossil Rim for the Whole Family!

Fossil Rim, designed by the lovely and talented Deena Rutter, is full of fun dinosaur cuteness, as you can see in these absolutely adorable coordinating mom and daughter outfits made by Miranda, of “I Have Purple Hair.” Just look at those tiny dinos! Click HERE to visit “I Have Purple Hair” and to find out … Continue reading Fossil Rim for the Whole Family!


Juxtaposey Blog Tour: Boxers!

Welcome to final day of the Juxtaposey Blog Tour! Today’s stop on the Blog Tour takes us to A HAPPY STITCH, where Melissa is offering a free pattern for these fabulous boxer shorts! Click HERE to get the details about these fun boxers, along with her FREE PATTERN. Click HERE to view the complete Juxtaposey … Continue reading Juxtaposey Blog Tour: Boxers!


Project Design Team Wednesday ~ Skirting the Issue

Every July and August at Simple Simon and Company, we hold a charity event called Skirting te Issue. It is where we spend a month sewing skirts for girls in foster care to have a bit of handmade love just in time to go back to sew. I have been making knit skirts like crazy … Continue reading Project Design Team Wednesday ~ Skirting the Issue


Union Jack Blog Tour: Day 8

It is Day 8 on our Riley Blake Union Jack Blog Tour, and today we get to see how to make this stunning Wrap Skirt from Sew We Quilt. We are LOVING the detail in the ruffle and fabric covered buttons! Stop by her fabulous blog for the full tutorial. Be sure to check out … Continue reading Union Jack Blog Tour: Day 8


Union Jack Blog Tour: Day 5

It’s Day 5 on our Union Jack Blog Tour and Julia from Arcadia Cotton has given us a tutorial for these fun 30 minute pajama/lounge pants. You’ll want to snuggle up with a good movie and a cup of hot cocoa after making these! Catch up on past posts and don’t miss the fabulous bloggers … Continue reading Union Jack Blog Tour: Day 5


Project Design Team Wednesday ~ Faux Button Down Tunic

Hello everyone, this is my first time here as a member of the design Team and I am very excited! I am Sachiko from Tea Rose Home, where I share my sewing/craft tutorials and ideas. I had so much fun working with the fabrics by Mod Studio designed by Holli Zollinger. I went back and … Continue reading Project Design Team Wednesday ~ Faux Button Down Tunic