**This post has been updated here: http://www.wellsewnstyle.com/2017/05/03/updating-the-2017-ultimate-plus-size-swim-guide/ ** Fit tips and sizing guides are still super-relevant in the post below.
Although making my
It’s that time of year where everyone likes to start out fresh with resolutions and annual goals. January brings with it a sense of renewal and hope for good things to come in the new year. And is the perfect time to clean out your closet and simplify your wardrobe ... Read More
When summer time rolls around you can’t help but notice all the drapey, flowy kimono-style tops styled with tanks and jeans. Yet they’re pretty hard to find in winter, but not impossible. I was inspired by velvet kimonos at Nordstrom, Anthropologie and Asos. Like these here, here and here. Now every time ... Read More
Winter has definitely settled upon Philadelphia and it is COLD, COLD, COLD. The only thing that gets me through the winter with my sanity in tact are boots and all thing wool. To beat the cold and still look cute I stitched up this wool blend circle skirt in a ... Read More
“I have nothing to wear”. How many times have you said this sentence while staring at a closet jam-packed with clothes? I hate to admit it but I have this feeling at least a few times a month. But thankfully since I started sewing and my body-confidence is soaring I ... Read More
As mom of a two-year old I am guilty of watching the movie Frozen one too many times, and perhaps that’s why I’m feeling like a modern-day Elsa in this dress. With its icy-blue and aqua tones on a black and navy background and its gracious length, I feel like ... Read More
Ahh, the illusive cocktail dress. When you’re curvy finding a stylish cocktail dress that's both sexy and sophisticated can be a challenge. Add extra height in there and you're outta luck. When one of my dearest friend's wedding invite came in the mail I knew I’d have to make my ... Read More