I'm super pumped to share this make with you for two reasons. 1. This the first time ever that I've made a complete outfit. I made the top and I made the pants. How dope is that? And 2, this particular outfit is one that I've never thought that I could pull off and, I … Continue reading My Winslow Pants and Nikko Top
Hi there. I am thrilled to be writing this post. Thrilled! The completion of this post means that I set out to do what I told myself I'd do. I followed through. Hand me a gold star, champagne, or a shot of whiskey. I did it! I swear I'm not being facetious. I'm really feeling good … Continue reading My first Blackwood Cardigan
Last year I made the Emerson crop pants. I didn't blog about them or photograph them because it was just as the pregnancy symptoms hit me like a ton of bricks and all creative projects came to a screeching halt. The pants were the last garment that I made before my bump really started to show. … Continue reading My True Bias Emerson Shorts
The idea of sewing clothes for my kid did not interest me at all. But like many makers, I imagine, I find myself making things I never thought I would. Children grow out of clothes so quickly and I'm a bit picky about the projects that I take on because I have so little time … Continue reading A simple summer nightie.
It's been some time since my last post, so let's catch up! I am having a tough pregnancy. Fortunately, we are in good health. So far, so good. But. Thirty weeks in and I still feel pretty terrible. There are good days and bad days but for the most part, I feel "pukey" most of … Continue reading My Seamwork Akita, a post pregnancy blouse?
It has been over a month since my last post. I'm bummed about this but I'm also a realist and there is just no way I can possibly have my shit together right now. I was on vacation for a couple of weeks visiting family. This is a picture of my daughter on the front … Continue reading New Look 6881
We spent a few hours at a community pool today for a farewell party. It was damn hot. And while I would have rather stayed in the comfort of my perfectly air-conditioned home, I had to say goodbye to friends that have been a part of my Houston family for many years. See, I'm not from TX … Continue reading A bathing suit may have been a better idea…