WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU CAN'T SEW A STYLE

When i was a newbie in sewing i came across lots of style i couldn't sew and it just increased my zeal in learning how to sew because i will always tell my myself "Ada this dress was made by someone on earth not in Mars so you must find a way to sew this style" and trust me i always did.

HOW TO WORK WITH WHAT YOU HAVE | SEWING ROLLER COASTER |

My life has been a roller coaster since 2015 and just yesterday i realized that i have been on the move since then. I have constantly shuffled between the western and eastern part of Nigeria because i had to go through my NYSC (a one year mandatory service to fatherland), to staying with my brother because i wanted to try out all the ideas in my mind

LIFE IN YOUR TWENTIES | NAVIGATING THROUGH |

When i was a child i couldn't wait to grow up and now i'm grown i can't stop wishing for my childhood days when i didn't have any worries. Don't get it twisted am so glad i'm an adult now but some days are so challenging that Ijust feel like

WHAT TO DO WHEN A STYLE GOES WRONG


Happy new month ladies!
Have you ever had a style fail and ended up not completing that sewing project because everything went south? Well i have experienced this over and over again till i devised a way to get over the grieve of ruining my initial style and getting the motivation to continue sewing. So

HOW TO DRAFT A DOUBLE BREAST


Somehow double breasted top came back into fashion and i figured out its just the right time to do a tutorial on it! The trick here is adding extra lapping allowance to the center front part of the dress when cutting. That being established.... let's start!

WHAT I DID TO MY DRAFTED SHIRT

Wow! 
I can't believe its been almost 2 months since i blogged and sincerely i didn't see it coming. If you follow me on facebook and instagram you would have watched my life update were i talked about returning to school for my second degree and i have not been able to settle down even as i type but i won't wait till i get all settled cos i have missed blogging, am leaving you stranded and its not something i want anything to affect.

HOW TO GET YOUR SEWING MOJO BACK!


Hello...hello!!!
How are you and how's life in your side of the world? For me am just here looking for who would take pictures of me with the outfit i made and since i can't find anyone please manage these post without a tutorial ehnnnn....its all still learning naa...

Sometimes when learning to sew or even when we become Pro we just sometimes don't feel like sewing and this is serious cause the joy and enthusiasm we had for sewing just disappears

FOOT PRESSER TO UP YOUR ZIPPER GAME!

Forget about the title i was excited when i thought about it *laughs* but i think the real title should have been " foot presser to make zip fixing easier" yea something like that cos am not even satisfied with it sef
P.S. ignore the brown specks on the machine trust me this machine has seen better days!

HOW TO MAKE A SHIRR | A.K.A GATHERS

Hey there!
If there's one thing i'm trying to overcome this year its procrastination but sometimes i feel its winning this war because this post is one week late and somehow i don't have an excuse why its not been up. This post is kinda a series on different dimensions of flare and a shirr is a kind of  flare formed

HOW TO ALWAYS HAVE FABRICS



Happy new month!
I know its more than half of the month but it occurred to me that i didn't wish you a happy new month that's why am doing it now. Hope you've been fine? How's life going? And sewing? Any new challenge? For me its been like a rest time, i even took a trip to northern Nigeria Zaria to be precised and its been cool here but i can't wait to get back to work, school and everything i want to do.

15 RANDOM FACTS ABOUT ME!

Most people say am weird and i don't believe them and  hope you won't join them by the time you are done reading this post. What ever made them say that i don't know *hands stretched forward* so are 14 random facts about me.

HOW TO CUT A SHIRT


What's Up?
How have you been? Hope you have been having the best time of your life? You know having the time of our lives isn't when things are rosy or perfect...its when we enjoy every victory and endure each failure learning from our mistakes and knowing its a test to make us better individuals so don't bend your head low for a long time over lost battles brace up, plan, work hard, pray and you would smile again.

HOW TO CUT A PUFFY SLEEVE



Hey lovelies!
What's cooking? I have been  lazying around the house today and am not just feeling myself. I have had a lot of research and IG follow up for the growth of my business and so far it has been challenging but am enjoying it. Did you see my big announcement? Check it out here!

HOW TO CUT A BASIC SLEEVE


Hi!
How's your week going? Mine is going as planned...This is a quick tutorial on how to cut a basic sleeve and its very very very very simple. I had issues with cutting sleeves when i started sewing but i finally found my way around it and since then its been the easiest part of an outfit to sew. 

THINGS BEFORE 24 || NOT SO MUCH ||



For some reasons best known to my mind and brain this post has been on my mind for a while and trust am enjoy the whole unrest it has established in my system. Not just the title but the real deal of bringing it to life.  There are some goals i made for this year and i  feel delaying such goal before my birthday will not be good

BLUE BRIDE'S MAID OUTFIT


My childhood friend got hitched to the love of her life on the 4th of January and guess who carried out bride's maid duties??? Me!!! When Dinma told me she was getting married i was happy and did a little happy dance just after reading the chat then when she asked if i could be on her train i said yes without even thinking about it. Later on i kinda opted out *covers face* but she convinced me and i started feeling guilty for almost not keeping to my words.

A PEEK AT MY STASH - ONITSHA FABRIC MARKET EXPERIENCE-

Towards the last quarter of 2017 i had used up almost all the fabrics in my stash. It made me not sew all the funny funny ideas that popped in my head and i became guilty of what i always preached about not running out of fabrics because it kills every sewspiration

HOW TO TOPSTITCH CORRECTLY

Have you ever worn a blouse and the facing just kept popping up like facebook notification? Or a skirt that was turned over but the lining kept popping out like puff puff? Its possible the seam wasn't topstitched or it was actually topstitched but wasn't done the right way.

2017 WAS A BIG ONE FOR ME


Happy New Year people!!!
How did your celebration go? Mine was cool and busy i was always in the kitchen cooking or cleaning after cooking. I took all my calls there and even sent some messages from there too. i enjoyed time with family though it was short because i had to run back for a friend's wedding that took place in eastern Nigerian. If you follow me on instagram you would have seen some pictures i took at the wedding and if you are not following me on instagram what are you waiting for?