Posts Tagged ‘Sewing Blogger’

As Featured in One Thimble Issue 18


*Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links*  Hey Guys, It’s that One Thimble time of year again! If you’re visiting my blog for the first time: One Thimble Magazine is a quarterly sewing magazine produced by sewists for sewists! Each issue of One Thimble is full of 100% sewable, wearable and Instagram-able PDF sewing patterns for […]

As Featured in One Thimble Issue 16

One Thimble Issue 16: The Melody Mermaid Tail PDF Pattern, Sewn by Candice Ayala of

Hey Guys, It’s that One Thimble time of year again! If you follow me on social media, you know that two of my favorite things are: 1. Sewing for One Thimble Magazine and 2. MERMAIDS! Can you imagine how stoked I was when the two combined?!?! *insert excited dance here!* When the blogger call and the […]

PDF PATTERN REVIEW: The Boho Tunic Top and Dress

The Boho Tunic and Dress PDF Pattern by Peach Patterns sewn by Candice Ayala

Happy Friday Lovelies! I know its been a while since I did a Pattern Review, so I thought let’s do one!  We are now in cooler temperatures here in SoCal and so that means cozy tunic and boots weather! It’s actually my most favorite time of the year. Peach Patterns launched their newest pattern the […]


The Sullivan Dress by Sew Much Ado sewn by Candice Ayala of

Well Hello Lovelies!! I know its been a minute since my last post! It’s been a pretty busy few months, in-between working on version 2.0 of,  sewing up samples for Quilt Market, preparing for our trip to London where I hosted #TheGreatLondonFabricHunt and 7th grade homework, I’ve had little time to focus on selfish […]

Desert Island Sew Blog Tour

Key West Tank (girls) PDF Sewing Pattern by New Horizons Designs Sewn by Candice Ayala of

Happy Friday Lovelies! I know its been a couple weeks since my last blog post but it’s been super hectic around here, it’s been our busiest summer ever – next year we definitely need to rethink summer activities for the kids! *insert dead serious face here* I’ve taken a step back from pattern testing (there’s […]

Sofilantjes Patterns 2nd Anniversary Mashup/Hack Blog Tour

The Amare Top & Dress PDF Pattern HACKED by Candice Ayala

Happy Friday Lovelies! Today is my stop on Sofilantjes Patterns Second Anniversary Mashup/Hack Blog Tour! This particular tour is a very fun one because it includes a special shop coupon code, plenty of giveaways and a super fun scavenger hunt! But I’ll tell you more about these and how to enter them after I share […]

PDF Pattern Review: The Emily Ann Cardigan

PDF Pattern Review: Emily Ann Cardigan by Blaverry

Happy Hump Day Lovelies! Recently I tested the Emily Ann Cardigan by Blaverry and just had to share with you how adorable it is. The Emily Ann Cardigan is one of those patterns for the “everyday girl”, you can dress it up,  dress it down or custom coordinate it with an outfit by using woven […]

The Perfectly Perfect Pink Ballerina Birthday Dress

The Perfectly Perfect Pink Birthday Dress - Sewing for Girls - Sewing with Knit

Happy Friday Lovelies! Not sure if you noticed, but I took the week off from blogging. Even though that really just meant pressing “Publish” on an already written blog, sharing it across all my social media platforms and taking the time to respond to comments can take up a lot of time, so I decided […]

PDF Pattern Testing: The Magrath TUNIC


Happy Friday Lovelies! As promised from yesterday’s post (PDF Pattern Testing: The Magrath Dress)  today I get to share with you my TUNIC version of the Magrath from Sew Much Ado. This time with a solid front bodice, 3/4 sleeves and an exposed zipper. Seriously, how cute are tunics? Again, I really do love this […]

PDF Pattern Testing: The Magrath Dress


Hello Lovelies! A few weeks ago I was selected to pattern test the SUPER cute Magrath Dress by Sew Much Ado. The pattern features a fully lined bodice, with options for a straight front, or a sweetheart front with back curved pieces and an exposed zipper. The pattern also includes short, 3/4, or long sleeve options, as […]

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