Skip to main content

When life throws a curve ball!

 We experienced an 8.9 earthquake today in Japan, followed by a tsunami!!!! All, I can say is Lord I thank you that I am even able to type these words...Life, is short and precious make the best of it while you can and always cherish the ones whom you share your life with~Be Blessed Divas !

Comments

  1. Please stay safe and praying for everyone.

    ReplyDelete
  2. I would like to second sheila. I'm really glad you are all ok. Japan is in all our thoughts...

    ReplyDelete
  3. Thank you for letting us know that you are alright! I've been listening to earthquake/tsunami news on the radio all day. My thoughts and prayers are with everyone in Japan.

    ReplyDelete
  4. OMG!! I haven't watched the news yet today so I am not up on things, but thank God you and your family are alright! I will be praying for everyone in Japan. Please keep us updated.

    ReplyDelete
  5. I've been thinking about you and your family every since I heard of this happening. I am so glad you are safe. We are praying that this is soon over. Stay safe in the name of Jesus!

    ReplyDelete
  6. Thank you ladies for all of your lovely words, it means so much to me! Thank you again

    ReplyDelete
  7. Glad to hear that your safe. My thoughs and prayers are with the people of Japan.

    ReplyDelete
  8. Thank you for letting us know you are ok. I hope you and your family stay safe. I'm keeping you guys- and everyone in Japan- in my prayers.

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Popular posts from this blog

The three pattern dress that took a month to finish:Simplicity 8383

Guys so my sewing mojo has been pretty much non- existent-hence the reason it has taken me over a month to finish the hem of this simple dress,lol..  This dress is Simplicity 8383 and I was so gun-ho  in making this dress, that I went out and purchased the pattern and paid full price, as I couldn't bare to wait the shipping out, then only to take a month to hem said dress that I just had to have :)..

This pattern is very easy. If you have any sewing experience, the instructions would not be of importance to you. The view that I made, view C, has only four pattern pieces:front, back, neck band, and the arm hole binding pattern pieces for the arm holes. I made the 16 and added four inches to the dress and I was still only able to do a tiny hem, so be mindful if you're only the taller end like myself. For the fabric, I used a rayon blend knit fabric that I purchased from a local vendor here in Hawaii some time ago, and I really adore the drape and movement of this fabric.



I al…

The jumpsuit that didn't quite make the Christmas party appearance! M7632

Hey guys! So, long time no blog, right? LOL! I haven't been doing much sewing lately. I was finishing up with my Bachelor's degree, in which I finished up in October, thank you, Jesus!  I'm gearing up for starting on my Master's soon.


Well, let's jump into what this blog is really about, which is M7632. I absolutely loved this pattern when McCall's first released this pattern, and finally got around to it. This pattern sews up fairly quickly, and with only four pattern pieces makes for a great pattern in this busy mom book. I was hoping to finish this jumpsuit in time for my friendship Christmas party with girls, but alas, that didn't happen, lol.



 I wasn't too sure what size to make as I have been on a weight loss journey this year and have lost quite of bit of weight. Although I've managed to lose quite a bit of weight, it's still sometimes hard to see yourself, the new version of yourself. I ended up cutting a size too big in the bodice …

Review: M7543

Hey y'all! I'm back with a quick little review, which really I wasn't sure if I was going to make a blog post- due to how quick this project is, but here we are,lol. I also want to thank everyone again on the well wishes on winning the McCall's contest, that was such an amazing thing to happen to me!


It's no secret that off the shoulder is trending, or still trending really hard since last year and I'm lovin' it! This pattern is McCall's 7543, I believe this pattern was apart of the Spring collection, and of course, by now there are lovely versions everywhere of this awesome pattern.



I used an African print fabric that I had been hoarding for sometime now, and I'm glad to have finally gotten a chance to use some of this print up already.


 I made the large,as that's the size that I had in my stash prior to dropping a few pounds ( almost 40 now, thank you Jesus!) I just took a deeper seam allowance, no harm, no foul, this pattern is very forgivin…