Sewing, Sewing Challenges

#MMMay18 … and a bit of tidying up! …

Hello All!  👋😁 I’m back!  I had a lovely week off work during which I got a lot of “work” done! I signed up for #MMMay18 this year and now that it is pretty much over I thought I'd give you my version.  The last time I signed up for #MMMay15, I took frantic photos… Continue reading #MMMay18 … and a bit of tidying up! …

Fabrics, Sewing, sewing patterns

My Fabric Stash … and a game!

A while ago, I detailed how I organize my Pattern Stash, here.  Over the years, I have probably collected, and received from others, over 200 patterns.  I still use the same method I blogged about back then, but now I also have a photo of each of my patterns on my iPad.  Always at my fingertips!… Continue reading My Fabric Stash … and a game!

1000 Things to Do with a Sewing Machine, I made it!! 2015, Indie sewing patterns, Sewing, Sewing Challenges, Skirts

When is a Sewaholic Hollyburn, not a Sewaholic Hollyburn?

Perhaps, when you almost don't have enough fabric to finish it! I've been bustin' through my stash and so far, have made a flowered vintage dress and a red Sewaholic Hollyburn.  Next I thought I would make a black Sewaholic Hollyburn - you can see the link to the pattern company here:  Sewaholic Hollyburn.  I… Continue reading When is a Sewaholic Hollyburn, not a Sewaholic Hollyburn?

1000 Things to Do with a Sewing Machine, I made it!! 2015, Indie sewing patterns, Sewing, Sewing Challenges, Skirts

A Sewaholic Hollyburn… and the Evils of having a Fabric Stash!

It's Indie Pattern Month at the Monthly Stitch.  As is my tradition, this is the month that I dive into the Indie Patterns that I have collected over the last year.  I have always wanted to try Sewaholic's Hollyburn skirt but was always looking for the right fabric.  Me Made May showed me that I do not have… Continue reading A Sewaholic Hollyburn… and the Evils of having a Fabric Stash!