Archive for sewing
This new shirt falls right back into my comfort zone, with the elbow-length sleeves I’ve done before, and the same lightweight fabric I’ve used in the past.continue reading "Sewing, take three"
Part two of yesterday’s sewing adventure: aka too much gingham, too much frump.continue reading "Sewing outside of the comfort zone"
I did some sewing yesterday, and I have a lot to say about it, so I am going to split it up into two posts. First up, the success story.continue reading "Sewing in the comfort zone"
Christmas this year was unusual for one reason: I didn’t commit to making anything. In the end, there were only three handmades under the tree, and technically-speaking, two of them were actually on the tree, not under it.continue reading "The Christmas making"
Makery is a collection of 30+ projects to sew, knit, crochet, or otherwise craft. Get a peek inside, and see what I have to say about it.continue reading "Book Review: Makery"
What’s better than a Summer skirt that fits you in all the right places? Not much! July is Sew a Skirt Month at Polka Dot Cottage. Come see what we have planned!continue reading "Sew a Skirt Month!"
Continuing the cherry theme, how about another new dress?continue reading "Cherry weekend"
My birthday gift to myself today, was a few hours of uninterrupted sewing time, and now I have a new dress to wear.continue reading "My birthday dress"
I’ve had this on my to-do list for several years: re-cover some old Christmas pillows with festive Santa fabric. CHECK!continue reading "Pillow talk"
It’s the Choose Your Own Adventure of patchwork scarves: Learn to make your own, or buy one of mine. Check it out!continue reading "It’s all about the scarf, baby"