Is this Normcore?

Some parts of this post first appeared on the Cali Fabrics blog, and I received fabric in return for being part of the Cali blog team.  Sometimes I want to dress to stand out, to establish my identity and stand apart from a crowd. That’s when I wear a something like my Oonapalooza maxi or my … More Is this Normcore?

Tribute Month: Meg from Cookin’ and Craftin’!

Tribute Month is finally here!!! It’s been a lot of work getting the Sewcialists blog up and running, but I’m so thrilled with the awesome team of volunteers who are making this theme month happen. I’ve got a few projects planned for Tribute Month, and I decided to start with the easiest: Meg from Cookin’ … More Tribute Month: Meg from Cookin’ and Craftin’!

Pattern Testing: Helen’s Closet Blackwood Cardigan

Today I’m happy to get to share about the new Blackwood Cardigan pattern from Helen’s Closet! It’s a lovely simple pattern, but thoughtfully drafted with some nice details. Here’s how Helen describes the pattern: “The Blackwood Cardigan is a cozy and versatile addition to your wardrobe. Designed with layering in mind, it has minimal excess … More Pattern Testing: Helen’s Closet Blackwood Cardigan