{Sew 20} Real Life Real Sewing

  I am super excited to be participating in my very first blog tour.  It also happens to be Sew20’s first monthly blog tour.  Roxanne has challenged us to show our sewing being used in our daily life.  It can be a new item, or an old favorite…

Re-Branding of Ava’s Closet

I have been working on some really great things this past month and with that came the rebranding of Ava’s Closet and Boutique.  Although I do love that name I wanted something that was a little more unique and represented me as the owner/designer.  Ava is and…

{Little Lizard King} The Marlowe Top and Dress

  Hello!!  This past week I’ve been having so much fun sewing up the newest Little Lizard King pattern.  Cassie has been on point lately with her amazing designs and the Marlowe Top and Dress is no exception.   The Marlowe is a  Boho inspired bodice with optional flutter sleeves…

{Pattern Testing} Striped Swallow Designs-Women’s Desert Breeze

Hello!!  Today I’m blogging about Mandalynn of Striped Swallow Design‘s newest Bohemian beauty.  She quickly won my heart with the girl’s Desert Breeze dress so you can  imagine my excitement when I was chosen to test the women’s pattern.  I can see this pattern quickly becoming…

Teen/Women’s Lil Luxe Dress {Releasing TODAY}

Hello! I don’t get many opportunities to sew for myself, usually my time is spent filling my daughter’s closet with beautiful clothes, so I was extremely excited when I was invited to test the new Teen/Women’s Lil Luxe Dress by Lil Luxe Collection, releasing today.  The…