Yes, I had a bit of a set back. As soon as I returned from my lazy holiday in Mexico my back went out. Walking is fine, standing is fine. That's about it. So ... no sitting in my sewing chair. 🙁 I couldn't help but dream, browse, and plan my future projects though ...… Continue reading A bit of a set back …
Perhaps you remember? I wanted to make a shrug to match this dress... Then my eyes fell on this cardigan. I couldn't believe my eyes when I opened the pattern envelope and found out it was a circle with sleeves. I have seen these patterns on Pinterest (for free). This is going to be easy!… Continue reading McCall’s “Learn to Sew for Fun”
Just Speechless... Tonight for DESIGNIN' DECEMBER I have the pleasure of introducing the one and only Mads of Life in A "Mads" House. Mads might have come to her design in a roundabout way but she has made a lovely copy of this designer dress by Elie Saab. AND HER COPY! Mads has definitely got "the look"… Continue reading DESIGNIN’ DECEMBER! Speechless
It's time to show you my finished dress that I started posting about here! I missed the deadline for The Monthly Stitch, but I was able to enter my dress in Patternreview's Pattern Stash contest. Don't you just love sewing under pressure? I used an old pattern from my stash - Butterick B4598. I cannot… Continue reading First indecision, then certainty!