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Silk Dots and Rhinestones

I fell for this Marc Jacob's embroidered silk from Mood months ago.  I saved it in my list of must-get fabrics while I searched for the right pattern.  I wanted the pattern to be playful for the sake of the dots, while also being serious enough to live up to the silk.  Enter BurdaStyle's Graphic… Continue reading Silk Dots and Rhinestones


Following Directions

As I pinned the Peter Pan collar on to my project du jour in order to make sure I was happy with its size, I contemplated the order of sewing the second yoke, facing, and collar to the dress. My instincts were to sew them together as I have previously for my husband's button down… Continue reading Following Directions