Hello there! I know it has been rather quiet around here, but that does not mean I have not been sewing! I present to you Brown Eyed Girl! I wore this dress to a party and that song was on when I walked in. This dress has the perfect amount of swish and it looks … Continue reading Brown Eyed Girl and Señor Azul
Happy New Year! I have been hidden for the past few months because I moved to D.C. and got a new job! Moving and starting work was so tiring, but I still managed time to sew! I have made quite a few things since moving. Here's a quick update: I will talk … Continue reading Peachy Keen
Hi there! So much time has passed since I last posted. I got the much needed opportunity to spend time with my nephews for an entire month! I did not waste any sewing time though! I made a blanket for my cousin's newborn who came just hours after her baby shower! The materials came pre-cut … Continue reading Sewing for Babies
Hi all! Guess who graduated a few weeks ago? I'll give you a few minutes to figure it out... Here's a booklet as a clue... It was rather hefty, but THIS and two others equal in size are part of the reason for my absence. I had fun during my internship and I learned a … Continue reading Addicted to McCall’s M6754
Hi, See, I promised that I wouldn't be gone for too long! What do I have for you today? A book bag! YAY! I was in desperate need of a new book bag. My old one was okay, but the construction was shotty and the straps were starting to come off. It was a Steve … Continue reading Rosie
HI!!! We missed YOU! It seems as if I've been MIA for quite some time? Truth is, I was just taking a "Christmas Break"... It turned into a let's-make-everyone-a-present-and-not-take-good-pictures-and-make-a-bunch-of-undocumented-clothes break. 🙂 Now, I wish I could go back in time and fix that, but I can say that I will try to do better. MAYBE? … Continue reading Misszurib, where have you been?
Hi all! I know it has been a while since I have posted. Moving, school and getting married are time suckers! I present to you "Mod About You"! It is Simplicity 1609. It is a "Jiffy Dress". The main dress consists of two pieces that you have to cut. Seems simple enough right? Actually, it … Continue reading Mod About You!
Hi All! I'm sure you haven't noticed my lack of postings.... BUT in case you have. I got married on August 1, 2013! It was amazing! I had a great week and the wedding of my dreams. I have always wanted something very intimate, and we were able to get just that. I personally don't … Continue reading Wedding Dress
Hi! Today I want to post about Butterick 5919. It is a 50's era - to me - dress, with front and back bodice gathers and a fun peek-a-boo back. There was supposed to be a bow in the back, but I only had 2 yds of fabric and I didn't find it necessary to … Continue reading Narwhals… Causing a commotion