Sewing for the Rain

You may already know I live in rainy Vancouver. On the  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 […]

Continue Reading 43

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 […]

Continue Reading 19

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 […]

Continue Reading 9

Crescent Sew-Along #10: A Pre-Sewing Checklist

Hi Sew-Alongers! How’s everything going? Are your patterns all adjusted and ready to cut out? Have you cut out your fabric yet? Do you have all your fabric and supplies ready to go? In the next Sew-Along post, we’ll start sewing! It’s time to finish fitting the muslin, make the changes to the pattern pieces, […]

Continue Reading 8

Me-Made-June: Jumping In!

Hey everyone! I’ll be checking in on the Sew-Along group and putting together a Pre-Sewing Checklist tomorrow, so I thought I’d talk about something else today – an upcoming challenge! Our favourite fearless leader of the Me-Made revolution is at it again! This time, it’s alliteration-free, somewhat. Me-Made-June is the next challenge to wear, show […]

Continue Reading 15