Fabrics, I made it!! 2017, Indie sewing patterns, Sewing, sewing patterns, Tops

… and it’s the last of it!

Last week I made a lovely dress out of my Tower print fabric, here.  I purchased enough for a dress and a top so I was determined to get a dress and a top out of it, even if I made an error cutting out the directional print on one of the skirt pieces last… Continue reading … and it’s the last of it!

Indie sewing patterns, sewing patterns, Tops, Uncategorized

Nice dress! Thanks, I made it!! goes to Mexico!

My sister was lucky enough to win a trip to an all-inclusive resort in the Mayan Riviera for two and I was able to jump in and go when her husband was unable! So begins the adventure.  There was a lot of time spent eating at the resort's various fabulous restaurants, walking the grounds and… Continue reading Nice dress! Thanks, I made it!! goes to Mexico!

1000 Things to Do with a Sewing Machine, I made it!! 2014, Indie sewing patterns, Sewing, Sewing Challenges, Tops

Indie Pattern Month and a 2nd “New to Me”

Ok it's a re-run. Is it still a New-to-me if I have made it already?  I don't care!  I just wanted to show you how much I really like this pattern from Teach Me Fashion, the two tone singlet! This material was a polyester but it is so silky.  It was even a little slippery… Continue reading Indie Pattern Month and a 2nd “New to Me”

I made it!! 2014, Indie sewing patterns, Sewing, Sewing Challenges, Tops

Indie Pattern Month and a “New-to-Me”

Some of us already know it is Indie Pattern Month at the Monthly Stitch, and for those who don't... Well... It is! This week's challenge is "New-to-Me" - you have to sew up something using a pattern from an independent pattern maker, but it has to be a maker you have never tried before. I… Continue reading Indie Pattern Month and a “New-to-Me”