Community · Sewing

Sewing Weekly during 2012

This year Mena of the Sew Weekly has changed up the format of her blog. It's now a group blog similar to We Sew Retro (which I wrote about in my last post). Anyone who has sewn up a garment for the weekly theme can write their own post. All of those posts get published… Continue reading Sewing Weekly during 2012

Finished Project · Sewing

The Circle Skirt Remake

In between long bouts of writing this week, I finished my circle skirt.  All it needed was the hem, but I wanted to make sure I marked the hem twice before I cut and stitched.  When I finally tried it on, I realized the raw edges hit right at the top of my knee.  Many… Continue reading The Circle Skirt Remake

Community · Sewing

Channeling my Gaga for “A Day at the Races”

During the second half of April and into May, I sewed along with Tasia at A bunch of other talented seamsters and I all made her just-released Crescent skirt pattern. This post continues the discussion of the completed skirt. This week's sewing challenge at the Sew Weekly was themed "A Day at the Races."… Continue reading Channeling my Gaga for “A Day at the Races”