Vogue wrap skirt pattern in a flowered fabric

Patterns for Wrap Skirts

Today, let’s explore sewing patterns for wrap skirts. One of my favorite styles to wear. I just love wrap skirts. I love how they drape, fit, and look amazing on all body types, covering up flaws and accentuating assets. Worn casual, with flip-flops, or dressed to the nine’s, … Read More

A close-up of a black and white placesetting from a blog post, "Black Table Setting" ideas.

Black Table Setting

Last night I had four old (but young!), dear friends over for dinner. Here is the simple black table setting I put together for our mini-reunion. More Hosting Ideas Pink Table Decor  Ladies Night Out Okay, it was actually Ladies Night In. It’s easier to talk, relax, and … Read More

Six Summertime Gnomes in front of colorful zinnias.

Summertime Gnomes

As we patiently wait for warm weather, I bring you bright and colorful inspiration with Ruth’s Summertime Gnomes! You’ll love creating them with all kinds of garden props and flower details. They look so happy out in the garden and simply smashing as a group. Never fear; summer … Read More