Now that the Top 5 list-making has mostly wrapped up for the year, I wanted to say a big thanks to everyone who joined it! I had lots of fun reading your lists and I hope you enjoyed writing them. If you are on the lookout for new blogs to follow (I always am!) I’d … More Thanks for joining the Top 5s!
1. Learn to use my new coverstitch machine. It was a gift from my husband and his family (I’m still in shock!), and i can’t wait to figure out how to use it. My sewing will have hems at long last! <– I worked up the courage to use it a bit, and it is ah-mazing! … More My Top 5 Goals for 2015
1. No guilt. For my first few years of sewing I often felt like I “should” be sewing something more technical, more varied, more something! This year I’ve ditched the guilt and accepted that what I love is knits, and patterns repeated a million times. Thanks for sticking with me through it all! 2. I … More My Top 5 Reflections for 2014
This topic has me stumped – and I came up with it! Looking back on my year, I’m not sure exactly what I’ve accomplished… but it’s been a good year none the less. So perhaps instead of specific events or accomplishments, I’ll write instead about what I”m grateful for, and what are the brightest points of … More My Top 5 (Non-Sewing) Highlights of 2014
It’s time for my Top 5 Misses – i.e. the clothes that never get worn! Now, I have to say that only one of these is a real fail… the rest just turned out to be “meh”. I have a LOT of clothes at this point, and if it’s not a favourite, it won’t get worn. … More My Top 5 Misses of 2014
Are you participating in the Top 5 lists this year? If you are, please introduce yourself and share a link below! Take some time to click through the other links too – I’ve made new friends every year through this series! The Top 5 Hits and Misses in particular are a great way to get to … More Share a link to your Top 5 of 2014 posts!
Let the list-making begin! My first Top 5 list for the year is my Top 5 favourite or most-worn makes. There are some TNTs on here, as well as clothes that just make me feel happy every time I wear them. Without further ado, my Top 5 Hits! (In no particular order…) 1. Autumn Comino … More My Top 5 Hits from 2014
** Edited: If you are posting Top 5 lists, you can now head over to this post and leave a link to your posts in the comments!** Can you believe the year is almost over? Eeek! How did that happen? It does mean one good thing though – It’s time for the Top 5 of … More Announcing the Top 5 of 2014 series!
Wow – I really can’t believe how many people joined in the Top 5 lists this year! (Over 100!!!!) Thank you, thank you, thank you! I enjoyed reading every single post (and had grand plans to comment on all of them, until holidays, feel sick, and traveling without my laptop got the better of me!) The … More Reflecting on Top 5s – and Planning for the Top 5 of 2014!
Setting goals is a funny thing. Some people love it, other hate it! I’m a planner at heart, so I quite like making resolutions for the coming year… but I always pic things that are very achievable! To wit, my goals from last year: Make a dress sloper: Done in January! I’ve used it several … More Top 5 Goals for 2014