Hi! I’m got a newer, complete tutorial for this here! My love for stretchy waistbands is well documented, from my post about pull-on “mom jeans” last summer to my recently-made collection of pull-on jeans! I really don’t have any pants with a zip and fly anymore… I’m a sucker for comfort! With that in mind, … More How to insert a stretch waistband!
This weekend was sewing heaven. I ended up with SEVEN finished items! Woohoo! I’m back in the game, baby! Up first: My first crack at the Sewing Cake Hummingbird Skirt. I love it! I was a very satisfying make – more pieces than I’m used to, but everything fit together nicely. I did have … More Another Hummingbird!
Pants! I made pants! It took me months of muslins, and the fit is still far from perfect… but they are totally wearable, and therefore good enough for now! The pattern I’m using is the Style Arc Elle pant. It’s a pull-on, elastic waist pant made for stretch wovens, which is pretty close to my favourite … More Pants!