DESIGNIN' DECEMBER, Sewing

The news you have been waiting for!

I won’t delay the announcement of my giveaway winner by entertaining you with details of my latest sewing project.  I’ll save that for my next post!  We are all here to find out who is the winner of the Clover 5-in-1 Sliding Gauge from Nancy Zieman. But first let me thank you again for another… Continue reading The news you have been waiting for!

Sewing

How rude …

I almost let the day pass without saying "Thank you!"  I love being connected to the sewing and crafting community through social media!  Today, I have been blogging for four years, organizing Designin' December for three years and enjoying a RTW fast for almost two years.  From my first post through to Designin' December, it's… Continue reading How rude …

1000 Things to Do with a Sewing Machine, Dresses, Fabrics, Sewing, sewing patterns, Tops

Almost missed the boat with this one…

  Well, I had plans.  I had plans to use this beautiful fabric (100% rayon Batik) with my Butterick Retro dress pattern B5920.  Unfortunately, I didn't have enough fabric.  No matter how much I measured and twisted and turned the pattern pieces, I just didn't have enough fabric. So I pulled out my second choice.… Continue reading Almost missed the boat with this one…

DESIGNIN' DECEMBER, I made it!! 2015, Sewing, Skirts

I have proper photos … and a Give Away!

Perhaps you remember my "Sister's Sewing Projects", so far I have made three skirts.  I have a Mother of the Groom dress half-finished and three other dresses to cut out yet - the Mother of the Groom dress is the most important, obviously! I want to share with you the proper "model" photos of my… Continue reading I have proper photos … and a Give Away!