Sorry about Friday’s pieces, ya’ll. After not posting it on Friday morning, I was going to make it Saturday’s pieces, and then it just didn’t get done. Zillow is pretty distracting, ya know? Don’t worry, you’ll get extra this Friday. So anyway, fear. And for the purpose of today’s discussion, I mean sewing fear. Of course there… Continue reading Let’s talk about fear
Have you ever made something and thought to yourself, “This is it. You’ve done it. THIS. IS. AMAZING.” I had that moment with a dress last week. The process of making it wasn’t always pretty, but the result was stunning. And it has pockets. I mean, come on, what’s better than a dress with pockets?… Continue reading That moment when…
Do you remember way back in the fall when I ordered a huge box of fabric? Well, I then went on a sewing frenzy! It was right when I got a notebook so I could start keeping track of what I was sewing every day. In fact, the first couple pages of that notebook are… Continue reading Recent clothing makes
Have you ever sewed something (or made something if you don’t sew) that had so many new parts to it that it was super intimidating? I totally just rewrote that sentence so I didn’t have to use the word “sewer”. I was listening to a podcast about sewing the other day and they were talking… Continue reading Christmas sewing- lots of firsts!
It’s no secret that I’m somewhat obsessed with Project Runway. Well, at least the three seasons that Netflix has deemed worthy of bestowing upon me. I may (or may not) check at the beginning of every month to see if the Netflix gods are smiling on me, giving me a new season to binge watch.… Continue reading Make it work!
One of my goals for 2018-2019 is to sew every day (or nearly every day, because life…). I’m two months in and have maybe only done any sewing half the days. But what fun are goals if you accomplish them immediately? I have been sewing quite a bit, though, and been rather productive. Honestly, I… Continue reading Sewing life lately
I had heard of people doing sew-a-longs before, but I had never done one. Well, okay, there was the summer sampler quilt thing I did last summer, but I was always a week or more behind, so I don’t know if that counts. Also, I never finished the quilt. So there’s that. This last week… Continue reading I finally did a sew-a-long!