Pocket Skirt >> MaddieMadeThis.com

The Pocket Skirt

I feel like I say this every month, but seriously: where did May go?!  I can hardly believe that it’s already time to share our May makes for Project #SewMyStyle!  It seems like I was just sharing awesome ways to customize your Cali Faye Pocket Skirt, and now here I am sharing my completed garment.

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Maxine Panty >> MaddieMadeThis.com

The Maxine Panty

First things first: the giveaway winner!  Congratulations to Laura (@abundanceofthreads)!  I’ll be sending you an email in a few hours with information on how you’ll receive your prizes. Now on to more good stuff: today we’re talking about the newest Evie la Luve DIY pattern, the Maxine Panty!  I love my me-made underwear collection.  It’s small,

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Driftless Cardigan >> MaddieMadeThis.com

Always In Love with the Driftless Cardigan

Heyyyyyyooooo!  In case you missed it (but really, how could you?), Tuesday was my first Instabirthday!  And to celebrate, I’m hosting a giveaway.  You can win three awesome prizes, including my all-time favorite cardigan pattern, the Driftless Cardigan.  Thank you, Grainline Studio!  In honor of that (and because it’s long overdue), I’m sharing my Driftless

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Ruffled Lou Box Top >> MaddieMadeThis.com

Ruffle Lou Box Top Hack

Hey everyone!  Today in honor of the Lou Box Top being a prize in my Instagram birthday giveaway, I’m sharing one of my favorite hacks.  If you’ve been following me for a while, you probably know how much I love me a Lou.  And this Lou Box Top ruffle hack is one of my favorites!

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Instagram Birthday Giveaway! >> MaddieMadeThis.com

Happy Instagram Birthday to Me!

You guys.  One year ago today, I posted my first ever photo on Instagram.  I had just moved my sewing machine from my bedroom down to a corner of my parents’ basement.  My fabric was getting stacked up on the shelves next to decades of Playmobil toys.  And I really, really wanted to participate in

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Taking Outfit Photos as a Sewing Blogger

It’s getting nice around here, y’all.  And now that there’s some sunshine and warmer temps, I’m thinking about branching out!  And by branching out, I mean taking photos in places that aren’t various rooms in my parents’ house or their backyard.  Not that I don’t love those — but hey, why not try some other

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Summer 2017 Trends >> MaddieMadeThis.com

Summer 2017 Trends

The grass is green, the birds are back, and the days are longer: summer must be close.  This summer, I’m looking to build myself a better work wardrobe.  I still want to make some pieces that are just for fun, though!  If you’re looking to make yourself some pieces that are on-trend and adorable, good

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