Monthly Archives: December 2011

A Year In Review

2011 was a great sewing year for me.  I made 5 skirts, 3 pair of pants (including a wearable muslin), 9 dresses, 10 tops, 3 jackets, 6 home dec projects, 8 items for my kids (there is actually a lot  … Continue reading

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Why store bought pants are bad for a girls self esteem, oh and I made some pants!

I present to you exhibits A and B… (For the record I would never wear either pair with a plain ill fitting t-shirt tucked all the way in, I just wanted to be able to focus on the pants).  Exhibit … Continue reading

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A self drafted pencil skirt, a fellow sewist in need, and one of my many neurosis.

I have never made a pencil skirt before because I thought they were too simple to sew.  You know, why sew something that you can buy.  I had always had this idea that I would only wear pencil skirts in … Continue reading

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