There’s a strange satisfaction in being consistent with my fabric choices… so I was pleased to realised that both these recent makes feature feather-ish shapes with black, white and jewel-tone colours! There’s really no other similarity in the projects, but I’m blogging them both together anyway. First, a 2nd-hand dress refashioned into a tank. The dress … More Shirts Of A Feather Flock Together
About a week ago I posted some sketched plans for a fall wardrobe… …mostly black, white and coral… …with some possibilities in other colours! Well, was the last week of vacation, and I sewed up a storm. I’m done, baby! I spent yesterday hanging out with my sister, who was kind enough to take pics … More Fall Capsule Wardrobe – Done!
Oh, the things that happen on Twitter! One minute you are applying to a certain online sewing match, the next you are planning your own all-fun, all-inclusive sewing challenge! No winner, no loser, no judges… just a challenge, a time frame, and some inspiring sewists from around the world! Allow me to present: the SEWCIAL BEE! … More Sewcial Bee!
If you are around the blogosphere much, you know awful puns about “missions” can only mean one thing… … someone made a Mission Maxi! There isn’t much new to say about this pattern – it’s well known, well drafted, and simple to sew. It is also my ideal summer dress. Cool, comfy, and fun to … More Mission Accomplished!
How many Hummingbirds can I sew? Well, a lot! Meet my second skirt and my second top, which through pure chance just happen to be out of almost identical prints! Booyaa! The tee is a slub jersey I bought last week, and the skirt is a linen I bought last year. Let’s take a closer … More A tale of two Hummingbirds