2019: The Year of Modest Creative Consumption

2019: The Year of Modest Creative Consumption

"The Lord answered, “Who then is the faithful and wise manager, whom the master puts in charge of his servants to give them their food allowance at the proper time?  It will be good for that servant whom the master finds doing so when he returns." Luke 12:42-43 (NIV) Hey Everyone! Happy New Year!  I know i'm late.  [...]

DIY: Holiday Sequins Pencil Skirt and Tips for Sewing w/ Sequins

DIY: Holiday Sequins Pencil Skirt and Tips for Sewing w/ Sequins

Hello Everyone! I pray all is well with you.  It is December already and no doubt many of you have holiday office parties to attend.  I'll be honest with you.  I can't remember the last time I went to a holiday party and I have never worn sequins prior to today's post. If you know [...]

DIY Upcycled Faux Fur Mittens and Tips for Sewing with Fur

DIY Upcycled Faux Fur Mittens and Tips for Sewing with Fur

"Let the peace of Christ [the inner calm of one who walks daily with Him] be the controlling factor in your hearts [deciding and settling questions that arise]. To this peace indeed you were called as members in one body [of believers]. And be thankful [to God always]." Colossians 3:15 (amp) Hello Everyone! Happy Thanksgiving!  [...]

Sew the Look: DIY corduroy pencil skirt using Simplicity 8394

Sew the Look: DIY corduroy pencil skirt using Simplicity 8394

"Let us not grow weary or become discouraged in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap, if we do not give in." Galatians 6:9 Hello Everyone! Happy Hump Day!  Every now and again I come across a ready to wear garment that I really like and want to add to my wardrobe only to [...]

DIY Maxi Skirt using New Look 6213 and Pattern Review

DIY Maxi Skirt using New Look 6213 and Pattern Review

"So I have seen that there is nothing better than that a man should be happy in his own works and activities, for that is his portion (share). For who will bring him [back] to see what will happen after he is gone? "Ecclesiastes 3:22 (amp)