I whipped up a cute little dress this weekend! It’s a vintage McCall’s pattern from 1965, purchased on Etsy from this lovely seller. It was the open-back detail that sold me on this one, that and the little bow belt. So cute! The fabric is vintage as well, also purchased on etsy from this seller. […]
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This post is continued from “Fixing up an old leather jacket: Part 1” where we replaced the zipper. Part 2 will cover how to replace the lining. As I mentioned in Part 1, I found a fantastic leather jacket at Value Village for a reasonable $24.99. The leather was in great condition, it fit me […]
As the photography gets better, the Me-Made inventory in my closet is getting lower… but I still have a good 3 days of new outfits to share. I’m proud to say there have been no repeats yet! Day 7: A gorgeous, sunny day and a quick early morning photo shoot. I’m in my border print […]
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.
If you’re in the Vancouver area, this long weekend is the time to stock up! Notions, lining and interfacing are HALF PRICE at Fabricana this weekend.
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 […]