Blythe Dress by Sew a Little Seam

I had the pleasure of testing the┬áBlythe top, tunic and dress pattern for Kelly Ballou. It’s my first Sew a Little Seam (SALS) pattern test, and Kelly didn’t disappoint. There are so many options – faux layer / regular attached skirt, binding / button keyhole / tie keyhole / Peter Pan collar, 3 sleeve lengths… Continue reading Blythe Dress by Sew a Little Seam

Sewing Portfolios Ambassador Program and Michael Miller Fabrics – Sullivan Dress

Earlier in the year, I chanced upon Sewing Portfolios on Facebook and decided to sign up on its website. I thought it might give me more opportunities to test patterns, plus it was so easy – I only had to upload my sewing projects and provide some information, such as my sewing preferences, designers I… Continue reading Sewing Portfolios Ambassador Program and Michael Miller Fabrics – Sullivan Dress

Pattern Testing: #118 Autumn Dress by Thread Faction Studio

[This post contains affiliate links for Thread Faction Studio.] I’ve got a little too much on my plate at the moment but I had been longing to do pattern testing for Thread Faction Studio, so I signed up immediately when I saw the tester call. It’s already the record holder for the most patterns I’ve… Continue reading Pattern Testing: #118 Autumn Dress by Thread Faction Studio

Pattern Testing: Darcy Dress and Top

When I saw the tester call for a dolman dress and top in the Bubby and Me Pattern Group, I jumped at the opportunity immediately. I love the asymmetrical bodice and hem, which is a gentle curve. Nikki Marsh used adorable panels for her samples, and apparently takes preorders for the fabric too. I didn’t… Continue reading Pattern Testing: Darcy Dress and Top