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

Picasso’s flowers.

This is my second garment in my Sister's Sewing Projects.  A skirt we call Picasso's flowers.  When you plan on making three skirts and four dresses for you sister, you better be really organized - patterns, fabrics, notions, etc. - so from the start we gave all the fabrics names.  Now although this 100% polyester… Continue reading Picasso’s flowers.

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

The Clark Gable

Hello!  This is the first of my “Sister’s Sewing Projects”.  In the past, I haven't named the clothes I made, but each of the garments in this project has definitely earned a name.  I remember going through the fabric shops with my sister.  We spent hours holding up bolts of fabric, wrinkling them, matching them with others, dragging… Continue reading The Clark Gable

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!