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My Mood in August: Just Add a Bow

After a time intensive make like my mom's dress, I wanted something quick and easy. What better than a Sewaholic Renfrew with a twist in a silk jersey that I received from Mood.  Sadly, I can't find the fabric online anymore.  I blame Goodbye Valentino and her gorgeous dress:  how could her readers not buy… Continue reading My Mood in August: Just Add a Bow

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Mums for my Mom: The Completed Linen Jackie O Dress

Today's post is all about my process of sewing for others. It’s what’s been on my mind a lot the past month, in terms of sewing. Things have gotten pretty crazy (good crazy, but the I-only-got-two-hours-of-sleep-last-night-but-I-am-excited-that-I-met-my-deadline kind of crazy) over in my part of town lately, which has slowed my sewing output. While it’s easy… Continue reading Mums for my Mom: The Completed Linen Jackie O Dress

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Tuesdays with Gertie: The Completed Bombshell Dress

This summer I’m sewing along with Gertie from Gertie's New Blog for Better Sewing.  A bunch of other talented seamsters and I have joined up to make perfectly fitted bombshell dresses using Gertie's Sew Retro Perfect Bombshell Dresses class. This post marks its completion. After posting every week about my progress on this dress, I'm not sure what… Continue reading Tuesdays with Gertie: The Completed Bombshell Dress