It’s summer, so naturally I have gotten in the mood to supplement my handmade wardrobe. There was once a time when I loved sewing and I did quite a bit of it, but now I see it more as a means to an end. I love having a handmade wardrobe, and the most efficient way to add to it is to spend a few nights sewing. So, once or twice a year I do that.Read More: Two Dresses. And Then Two More.
I sewed a second Dress No. 1, and I love it! I think I was made to wear green plaid…Read More: Dress No. 1 Number Two
I’ve been sewing! Come see my 100 Acts of Sewing Dress No. 1 in Telephones Aqua. You don’t have to call it that, though – it’s kind of a mouthful 🙂Read More: Dress No. 1
I forgot to show you these dresses I sewed a few weeks ago to go with the sweater prototypes.Read More: Little peasant dresses
I sewed six more things from vintage sheets in the past week. Wanna see?Read More: Fun with vintage sheets, part two
Continuing the cherry theme, how about another new dress?Read More: 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.Read More: My birthday dress
I’m excited that I’ve made a dress I can wear out in public (unlike all of my previous failed attempts over the years). Let me tell you a little bit about it…Read More: I made a dress, and it fits!
I found a pretty white sheath dress on sale for an outrageously hard-to-pass-up price at Van Heusen last month, and I was so happy with the way it looked on me, I went back and bought another one. (These days, I rarely find clothes that don’t make me feel self-conscious, let alone actually happy with […]Read More: Sea foam
Do you remember that dress? The one I made when reviewing Built By Wendy Dresses? The one where I screwed up the top portion so badly that I didn’t even model it for you? The one that has been languishing in a pile on a chair since February? Yes, that one. Well, I remembered it […]Read More: That dress