Woohoo! I am on schedule and ready for Part 7: Fly Front of the Chi-Town Chinos. My favorite steps so far: 1. making the belt loops and 2. topstitching. Once I read Tips for Better Topstitching on Indiesew's blog, I felt like I could take over the world. I put the technique into practice and I'm … Continue reading Sewing-right-along…
I was so hopeful when I took this picture. But I was duped and seduced by the expectation that this would be a quick and easy project. I made so many changes to the original pattern and I could probably fine tune it a bit more. That said, I am glad that I worked through … Continue reading Burda Stretch Drawstring Shorts
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I don't remember exactly how I stumbled across the Mercer Tunic but I do remember quickly realizing that those who had made it, had made it several times. I wanted to give it a try because I needed more summer gear and I figured that any pattern that sewists are willing to revisit over and over again … Continue reading My Mercer Tunics
I am a mother. Let's just get that out of the way right now. I have a two-year-old that I am hopelessly in love with. She has enslaved me and I wouldn't have it any other way. When I have time to myself I hop over the laundry basket, dodge the dishes, and avert my … Continue reading I am a mother.