so no sewing. Sad for the no sewing - Happy that I can still do 10 k without having a heart attack! I did post to The Monthly Stitch for their April Challenge though - Flower Power Two Fabrics, so if you have an interest in expanding your sewing community, or are curious, come on… Continue reading Did a run on the weekend…
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?
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!
The April challenge for The Monthly Stitch WAS "put a bird on it"! Well it is too late for that now ... my cats chased after them and they all flew away - all that's left is the feathers! Guilty as charged! Just look at them! Beginning of April, I purposefully went to my fabric shop… Continue reading You are too late to see the “birds”!
The Monthly Stitch Challenge in February was "Miss Bossy" telling us what solid colour we must sew up. Miss Bossy's commands for me were: yellow (which makes me look like the walking dead!), blue (which I love), or RED (which I really love). So lucky me, Miss Bossy was surprisingly kind and told me I had… Continue reading I (heart) RED!!
... this is Happiness! It's Frocktober! A while ago I received my Sewaholic Yaletown pattern in the mail and knew I had to sew it up with my Batic 100% rayon purchased during my shopping trip to Vancouver! My dress is done now, just in time, and I am very pleased with it. This pattern was… Continue reading No rain, a new hair-do and a new dress!