Sewing Season: Three Dress Patterns For Early Fall.

Last week I sewed 2 dresses in two days. It was nice. They both fit awesome… and are quirky and adorable and unique. Both patterns I sewed are making an appearance here. Both The Macaron and the Hazel are such amazing patterns!


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Hazel fits me so well and could be dressed many different ways I feel like there will be at least a weeks worth of them in my closet before I get sick of making them. I have a few solid colored ones plan (brown, aqua, Navy) but solids are boring to look at so here is some of the prints I have picked out.



The Tree Of life in Honey By Tula Pink  This screams fall, I want to wear it with red tights and an orange sweater or with a cute brown button up under it or my cream peter pan collared shirt… the list goes on… i need to pick up this fabric ASAP!


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Cameo in Sprout by Tula Pink I have this on it’s way to me! I cannot wait for it to get here so I can start cutting into it.. I plan to center one of the cameos on the bodice if possible!!



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I was shocked how much I liked macaron. The side zipper is a bit strange but I hardly notice it now. I love the sleeve details on this dress.. I think it will be one of my favorites to wear with duck boots when it starts to rain.


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Crossroad to Texas by Betsy Chuchian (blue hill fabrics)  With Orange Kona Cotton for the contrasting color.  I seriously love this combo. There is something so warm and chic about it. I have a great dark red scarf that I plan on wearing a lot with it.



Coven in Absinthe by Tula Pink with light pink kona cotton. I have some reservations about making this dress. The moment I saw this fabric I knew I wanted to make this into a macaron… Halloween is one of my favorite holidays but finding fabric that isn’t ugly is so hard.  While poking around for tips on fitting the top of my trial macaron.  I found that Sara from Sew Sweetness already made it black and purple.. 🙁  Wamp… Oh well such is life.


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Cambie Dress by Sewaholic  I love the june cleaver feeling of this dress with the “sleeves” and the optional full skirt. I foresee myself making both options but I would like at least two of the full skirt version first!


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Bouquet in gray by denyse Schmidt. I am obsessed with flea market fancy… I have two purses a knitting bag and a bunch of fat quarters of the old and new fabric. There is something so delightfully happy about this fabric.

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Squrrel in sunset by Tula Pink  This post should be titled This fall I give Tula Pink all my money… but dang if she doesn’t make such adorable prints. Please tell me who wouldn’t want a dress with squirrels on it?





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