Sorry this post is a bit late getting off the ground, for some of you Thursday is already over! So today my peeve is about pattern companies. WTF is up with the S-M-L type sizing anyway? And… Read More
I’m terrible. I was so excited about that jumpsuit. But, life (and a bit of bad luck) seems to have gotten in the way. Last week, I started to feel like crap, and since we had a big ev… Read More
I procraftinated on my wedding guest outfit to make my youngest a dress shirt to wear for the same wedding. It was perfectly drafted, everything sewed together nicely, and while I mad a few… Read More
It’s that time of the month week again. No, I’m not OTR, the Cardinal isn’t visiting, and it’s most certainly not “shark week”, though I remember watching… Read More
Well, Simplicity 1808 was a big, fat fail for me. I should have known better. I have a lot of junk in the trunk and a belly in the front, but the thought of elastic waistband jean shorts cal… Read More
Quite a long time ago, like June of last year, I attempted a muslin of the blouse from V1440. It’s a gorgeous blouse, or at least the back is, and I wanted it for my very own. The musl… Read More
I don’t know what the weather has been like where you are, but here it’s been miserable. So I have been spending more time in my sewing loft enjoying the air conditioning. The fi… Read More
So ever since that last post, I’ve been deliberating (and sewing, HOORAY, but not for this, unfortunately). And in my deliberations, it was suggested to go for some palazzo pants. I li… Read More
Since my last post it has been crazy here, and in that whirlwind of activity I have done some sewing, but it’s all boring stuff like pillowcases and pajamas for Scotch and a couple of… Read More
I realize it’s Friday, but I didn’t get this post finished last night. Sorry! Maybe I’m the only one who is bothered by this, but I’m throwing this out there anyway… Read More
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