Author Archive | Tasia

Another Pin Tip: Use a Bowl

Here’s a quick post on pin storage. I came up with the idea to store my pins this way after watching a class on Craftsy. The instructor had a¬†fancy glass goblet on her table during each class and at first glance I wondered: is she snacking during the taping of her class? (Which seems logical […]

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Now Available: Alma Blouse PDF Pattern

The Alma Blouse pattern is now available as a PDF pattern! It’s instantly downloadable so you can start sewing right away. We’re so close to having both options available for all of our current designs, either s printed paper pattern or a downloadable PDF pattern. It’ll take us into the new year to have them […]

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Plaid Flared Skirt: Burda 9/2014 #104

My first Burda magazine pattern! Ever since I started blogging, I wondered where to find these elusive Burda magazines with dozens of patterns that other bloggers talked about. It’s true what they say about Burda magazine patterns. The pattern sheet is a roadmap of overlapping lines. The instructions are text-only with no diagrams, and quite […]

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Now Available: Thurlow Trousers PDF Pattern

Another current pattern is now available in downloadable PDF format! Today it’s the Thurlow Trousers. This is one of our patterns designed for a specific need in the market: pants for curvy hips, muscular thighs and small waists. It’s also the only one I don’t recommend if that doesn’t describe your body. Pants are complicated […]

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