Class · Review · Sewing

Wednesdays with Kenneth: Front Pockets

The next few months I’m sewing along with Kenneth D. King. A bunch of other talented seamsters and I have joined up to learn how to recreate our favorite jeans using Kenneth D. King's Jean-ius class on Craftsy. Here’s a reflection on my efforts to sew well. Thank you so much for your comments last… Continue reading Wednesdays with Kenneth: Front Pockets

Class · Review · Sewing

Wednesdays with Kenneth: Back Pockets and Yoke

The next few months I’m sewing along with Kenneth D. King. A bunch of other talented seamsters and I have joined up to learn how to recreate our favorite jeans using Kenneth D. King's Jean-ius class on Craftsy. Here’s a reflection on my efforts to sew well. Ladies and gentlemen, we're finally sewing our jeans!… Continue reading Wednesdays with Kenneth: Back Pockets and Yoke

Class · Finished Project · Sewing

Black-on-Black Pants

Let me introduce you to my newest garment:  my black-on-black pants.  These pants are the culmination of my efforts in Sandra Betzina's Pant Fitting Techniques class class on Craftsy.  The pattern is Vogue V2948, a princess-seamed basic pant pattern that either zips at the side or back.  I chose to use a black wool crepe from Mood that is described as "an absolute… Continue reading Black-on-Black Pants

Class · Review · Sewing

Sundays with Sandra: Preserving the Pattern

This winter I’m sewing along with Sandra Betzina. A bunch of other talented seamsters and I have joined up to learn pant fitting techniques using Sanda Betzina's Pant Fitting Techniques class on Craftsy. This post marks my completion of the class. Well, friends, I've finally reached the end of the class.  In this final lesson Sandra… Continue reading Sundays with Sandra: Preserving the Pattern