I was excited to write this blog! I teach sewing class to beginning students. It’s part of my giving back to the community. The name of the sewing school is Sew Haute Sewing Academy (to keep up with what my students are doing you can follow me here, I know shameless plug, What?) 🙂 As…… Continue reading 10 myths about sewing you may have thought about
U.N.I.T.Y…… That’s U.N.I.T.Y that song popped into my head when my BFF from High School shoots me a text. Her daughter was in a Black History program and she decided to do a report on Queen Latifah, one of the first female rappers from back in the day. I remember when Queen Latifah hit the…… Continue reading The new Queen look. My latest sewing project
Source: Meet Selly Raby Kane: The Senegalese fashion designer recruited by Ikea for its 2019 flagship collection What an awesome story to share! Who doesn’t like Ikea and African Designs. I love, love, love this idea and cannot wait to see what styles IKEA will offer. Enjoy the article and leave your…… Continue reading Who doesn’t love IKEA AND African Designs.
This story begins with me as a child. I remember when my mother told me I needed to start wearing hijab I had just hit puberty and immediately I was told it was time for me to start covering. I knew what it meant, but I didn’t know what it really meant to be a Hijabi.…… Continue reading My Journey to Hijab
This is the best throwback picture ever! This is a picture of one of my first dresses I offered on my Etsy shop. You may look at this picture and think, “What is the big deal? It’s just a dress!” but you see. This customer is my very first online customer. Not only…… Continue reading how awesome is this throwback. The perfect fit.
It’s another Monday. The beginning of the week and sometimes the hardest day of the week. Especially if you are a creative and work a full time job. I wanted to share something positive. I know for me lately I have been struggling to get out of bed and get to work. My dream is…… Continue reading Positive happy thoughts leads to positive successful actions
Another social media milestone has been reached. I am so ecstatic about my progress. My fan page on Facebook has been increasing, but for the last couple of weeks it has been fluctuating. Some days it will go up and some days it would go down and then back up. I’m going to let…… Continue reading How happy I felt when I surpassed 900 likes