Bra Vocabulary

Happy Friday, everyone!  In honor of this month’s #SewMyStyle2018 theme being lingerie, I thought it might be helpful to have a post explaining some of the vocabulary of bra-making, and with some of my favorite sources for materials.  When I first started dabbling in making bras and undies, I was pretty intimidated!  You need certain

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My DIY Lace Front Halifax Hoodie >> MaddieMadeThis.com

My Halifax Hoodie Hack

We’re officially 67% of the way through Project #SewMyStyle.  How weird is that?  I swear this year is just flying by.  I’m incredibly excited for all the projects we still having coming and I can’t wait to get started on them.  First, though, we have to chat about August’s garment!  I’m super in love with

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Nine Halifax Hoodie Hacks

Okay remember last week when I said I’d finally have time to catch up on about a million posts and emails? Well, Mercury in retrograde has hit me hard and basically every electronic I own has taken turns being on the fritz. If I owe you an email… I will do my best to get

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Lander Shorts >> MaddieMadeThis.com

My Lander Shorts

Hello from California!  I’m out on the West Coast for a quick work trip, and hitting up Tampa on my way home to drop something off at one of our schools.  Everything’s on your way home when you’re in an airport, isn’t it?  I did finish my Lander Shorts for #SewMyStyle just in the nick

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The Suki Kimono >> MaddieMadeThis.com

My Suki Kimono

Hey friends!  I’ve been home from Italy for almost a week, and I’m finally feeling back in the swing of things — nearly!  Sharing my Suki Kimono from June’s #SewMyStyle2018 is long overdue, though.  I wish I had brought my Suki to Italy with me.  It would have been the perfect layer in the mornings,

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Styling the Suki Kimono

Hi friends!  Amazingly, it is a new month, and so of course — a new Project #SewMyStyle prompt!  We’ve seen so many gorgeous garments this year, and I can’t wait to see what you guys do with this month’s pattern.  June is all about the Suki Kimono from Helen’s Closet!  There are so many ways

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My Myosotis Dress Hack >> MaddieMadeThis.com

My Myosotis Dress Hack

It feels very appropriate to close out Me-Made May 2018 with my project for this month’s #SewMyStyle2018!  There was lots of mystery surrounding May’s pattern, since it’s a brand new release from Deer and Doe.  Although we got off to a later-than-usual start, you guys made so many gorgeous Myosotis dresses this month!  Today I’m

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My Marigold Trousers

Another month has come and gone, and with it a #SewMyStyle2018 prompt!  It was so fun being the leader for April’s prompt, the Marigold Trousers, and I’m already looking forward to doing it again in the fall.  It’s always a little awkward talking about the patterns that maybe didn’t work for you so well —

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Marigold Styling Inspiration

Hey there, me again!  I’m really excited for this month’s Project #SewMyStyle2018 garment, the Marigold Jumpsuit and Trousers from Tilly and the Buttons.  I’m even more excited because I’m the leader for this month!  Yesterday I posted a dozen fabric options for your make, and today we’re talking about Marigold styling inspiration.  Each of these photos

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