I am Venita Elaine of SewVeStyle.  I learned to sew at a very early age but like many things life got in the way and sewing was set aside.  I am back and I am excited about the endless possibilities to transform fabric into wearable fashion.

I am not a professional seamstress or stylist but I work hard and I take great pride in the items that I share with you.  Each and every item I make is a labor of love and a source of pride and accomplishment.  The majority of the fashions that you will find on my blog are  made from the major pattern companies.

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Sapporo Coat - Papercut Patterns

The Sapporo Coat

Sapporo Coat – Hat by Esenshel This pattern came all the way from New Zealand…

Cabo San Lucas wearing McCalls 7598

Casual Jumpsuit – Mc Call’s 7598

Hey I’m still in vacation mode.  I promise you will love the Casual Jumpsuit –…

Streetwear Pajamas – Simplicity #8803

This is a really – really – really – really – late post.  See what…

Easy Trench Coat – Simplicity 8554

I needed a nice transition coat for the season and this Easy Trench Coat –…

Who Wore It Better

When your kids like to go through your closet and borrow your clothes. I’ll never…

One Jumpsuit Two Looks

One Jumpsuit Two Looks.  Two outfits for the price of one…..SCORE!!!   I got the…

DIY Ironing Board Cover

Can’t be great – churning out fabulous projects working on this hot mess of an…

Casual Top & Simple Sleeve Hack

I had another opportunity to contribute to SewnMag Anniversary November/December 2018.  This time the challenge was…

Tie Dye Denim Kimono

Baaaaaaby – This jacket right here! I was asked (totally flattered) by Michelle @thatblackchick if I…

Fall Dress & Duster ~ Simplicity 8084

This is probably one of my favorites projects of the year.  Simplicity 8084 comes in two…

Flirty Wrap Dress ~ Epic Fail

I coordinated a Wedding Brunch Cruise for my daughter and it was the easiest thing…

Technicolor Bomber Jacket

Butterick B6181 I made this in June as a lightweight summer jacket but something about…