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Erica B.'s - DIY Style! · 1d ago

Off-the-Shoulder Shirred Dress with Tiered Bell Sleeves + Tutorial!

So, it's been a while since I've sewn anything for Mikaela. We've both been super busy. Bu...
Erica B.'s - DIY Style! · 6d ago

Shopping in an Uncommon way! #ad

With the kids heading back to school (Isabella started kindergarten and Mikaela is already back at Auburn), it's time to start thinking about gift giving season. Before I can even think abou...
Erica B.'s - DIY Style! · 2W ago

Review: McCall's 7632 | Baja Blue Single-Shoulder Stretch Crepe Jumpsuit + Anjolee Diamond Drop Earrings

Here is another jumpsuit I'm adding to my collection. Because if you didn't already know, ...
Erica B.'s - DIY Style! · 2W ago

Simplicity 8386 | (Modified) Off-the-Shoulder Stretch Knit Dress

When I bought this pattern, the possibilities seemed endless with all of the great views in this package. I already had this amazing Black/Ecru Saint James Striped Ponte Knit. But I had a few yards of it and I wanted to make the best use of it, so wh...
Erica B.'s - DIY Style! · 1M ago

DIY Sweetheart Strapless Tie-Front Cutout Jumpsuit + Tutorial

If what you want doesn't exist, create it! That's my wardrobe building philosophy. So when I saw my inspiration jumpsuit, I had to create a similar look. It wouldn't let me sleep! The retail ad I'd previously looked at followed me around the web. The...
Erica B.'s - DIY Style! · 1M ago

DIY Tie-Front Striped Dress for the 4th of July!

My idea of a perfect 4th of July dress is bright, colorful, cool, comfy and cute. Which brings me to this dress. My dress is inspired by this Mara Hoffman dress that retails for $425.My dress started with the fabric. I lucked up and found a fabric th...
Erica B.'s - DIY Style! · 1M ago

Review: Simplicity 8426 | The White Jumpsuit!

So, I've added a new jumpsuit to my arsenal! This time, it's Simplicity 8426. Mimi mailed me this fabulous new pattern before they hit the stores and I knew I wanted to make it in white. I haven't had a solid white jumpsuit in years and I knew it was...
Erica B.'s - DIY Style! · 2M ago

DIY Faux Suede Patch Pocket Shorts!

So, I wanted a pair of khaki shorts. Khaki is such a basic wardrobe staple that will work with any other color. A classic neutral! But what I didn't want is a pair of plain shorts made from chino twill fabric.I was inspired by these
Erica B.'s - DIY Style! · 2M ago

See It! Sew It! Style It! | Summer 2017

I love the challenge of a good pattern hack in order to replicate some fabulous luxury brand garment. But it's even better when the sewing gods bestow upon us direct replicas! Here are my latest finds!LPA Off-The-Shoulder Floral Romper - $218McCall's...
Erica B.'s - DIY Style! · 2M ago

Review: McCall's 7591 | A Drapey White Dress!

Here's my latest white dress. I truly have an affinity for them. It's a must-have for me f...