My first project of the fall sewing season is complete! It’s the Gabby Jacket from Style Arc, sewn in a lovely wool tweed. Short story, I love it, it’s supercool, I enjoyed sewing it and I can’t wait to wear it this fall. Three most important things that I noted while working on this project: […]
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As always, whenever the seasons change I dream up a whole new list of things I want to make! My fall and winter plans usually focus on warmth, as it gets cold and wet here. The best way to get excited about damp and rainy weather is to make cute new things, right? I like […]
After Monday’s post – 75% Winter, 25% Summer – I thought I’d try to layer up one of my favourite summer dresses for a winter look. Because I’m a visual person and I like to see examples – and maybe you do too! It’s easier to relate to real-life photos than just a list of […]
Before I took a break, I started a long, rambling post about Fall Sewing, listing all of the things I want to make for the fall season. And it was an over-ambitious list, as usual. So when it came time to finish up the post after my blogging break, I thought I’d be a little […]
Yay! My Statement Coat is finished. Not only can I FINALLY check something off my Top 10 Sewing Projects list, but I’m thrilled with how it turned out.
Haven’t had much time to sew this week, sadly! Between work and running around, my floral projects have been on hold until I get a free evening. So I’ve been daydreaming about the Statement Coat, one of the items on my Top 10 Sewing Projects for 2010 list. And even though it’s spring – and therefore summer-sandals-and-lightweight-coat season is […]
Some people make New Year’s Resolutions. I’m going to make Sewing Resolutions instead! Here is my Top 10 list of the projects I want to make this year: 1. A Statement Coat, in a bright colour. One of those coats that you can throw on over any outfit and look instantly put-together (even over old […]