Finished Project · Sewing

Jenny’s back, and she’s better than ever!

I still have my eye on the AlterSWAP (alternative Sewing with a Plan challenge) on the Stitcher’s Guild site.  According to this year's traditional SWAP rules, one of the items should be something refashioned.  When I was looking through my closet trying to decide if I had anything that would make for a good refashion, I… Continue reading Jenny’s back, and she’s better than ever!

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A Very Belated Thank You to the Bay Area Sewists

I've now been in Seattle for two months, which is just about the same length of time I've been thinking about writing this post. And, honestly, two months is far to long to wait to write a thank you, especially one to some of the most amazing people in the sewing community. But, you see,… Continue reading A Very Belated Thank You to the Bay Area Sewists

Finished Project · Sewing

In a Colorful Mood: Technicolor Lace Skirt

This month I was in such a colorful mood. When challenged by the Mood Sewing Network to sew with lace, I found myself gravitating towards this bright, textural orange lace with its organic pattern of swirling leaves and flowers (from Mood Fabrics but no longer available online; the store itself has other similar lace though… Continue reading In a Colorful Mood: Technicolor Lace Skirt

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More on the BurdaStyle x Britex Fabrics Collaboration

I can't help but share that my high-waisted skirt is now on the front page of the Britex website... ...and that the Britex blog featured the interior of my skirt in a second post... ..and that my skirt really is on display on the first floor of the store! Look at that top. Oh la… Continue reading More on the BurdaStyle x Britex Fabrics Collaboration