Archive | May, 2011

Sewing for the Rain

You may already know I live in rainy Vancouver. On theĀ  wet coast West Coast. I’m sure there is some statistic on the number of rainy days per year, and it’s not a small amount! I’ve started riding my bike to work, which is awesome! I get to work refreshed, wide awake and pumped to […]

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Crescent Sew-Along #12: Sewing Slash Pockets

Hi everyone! Today, we’re going to start sewing! The first step is to sew the pockets in our Crescent Skirts. These type of pockets are called slash pockets. I love this type of pocket construction! It’s simple, it’s easy to get good results, and it makes a comfortable pocket. Plus, it’s easy to make them […]

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A Day in the Life

Want to know what I do all day? Check out Tilly’s blog, Tilly and the Buttons! She wanted to know what it’s like to be me for a day – so I told her! I’m honored to be the first person featured in her new ‘A Day in the Life’ series. Here’s a bit from […]

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Crescent Sew-Along #11: Fusible Interfacing Tips

Happy Monday! Hope you had a great weekend and are pumped up, ready to sew Crescent Skirts! Today is all about working with fusible interfacing. I have a few tips to get the best results, from my own experience working with fusible interfacing. Of course, you’re welcome to jump in with your own tips at […]

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