Lolita Patterns Gunmetal Giveaway Winner

And the winner is………. Gjeometry!!!!! Congrats Catja! I cannot wait to see your faux corseted version! Please contact me at theseedsof3 (at) gmail (dot) come and provide me with your mailing address so Lolita Patterns can drop your prize in the mail. For those of you who entered and didn’t win, no worries. You can…

My Homeschool Curriculum Choices

There are a ton of homeschool curriculum choices out there and wading through them is somewhat of a nightmare. Luckily, there are also a lot of resources offering comprehensive reviews to make choosing a little bit easier. When I decided to homeschool my kiddos I knew I wanted a literature based core that focused on…

SECRET SEWING REVEAL: Lolita Patterns Gunmetal (and a giveaway!!!)

It’s finally time, y’all! I’ve been waiting for-EVAH to publish this post. My secret sewing revealed at last, Mwaaauuuuuhhhhhh, haaaaaaaa-haaaaaaaa! ************* Introducing************* ************* Lolita Patterns ************* ************* Gunmetal ************* Oh My!! I’m wearing ruffles, yes, yes, I am, and loving it!!! Here’s the back envelope with description, specs, and our beloved technical drawings (courtesy of…

The Brasilia Dress – A Pattern Testing Adventure

As a avid sewer there are certainly styles I gravitate towards and others I shy away from. Chock it up to personal preference, lifestyle, or even societal standards. Mostly I sew with knits, and I make dresses with slightly fuller skirts. But, every now and then it is a good idea to step outside the…