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The Archer of many details: in progress

The latest project on my sewing table is my third Archer, which I’ve affectionately dubbed “The Archer of Many Details.”  I’ve been meaning to try out a bunch of new-to-me shirt-making techniques, and I figured I’d give them all a go in a single project.   511 more words


Blue Chinos

Meatpacking District
Hudson and 14th St.

The one thing I love about summer in New York is the guys bringing out the colorful chinos. Color is good in the pant area. 65 more words

Downtown Man

Repairing handmade garments: Spring Archer

This weekend I decided to tackle a little project that had been on the back burner for quite a while: repairing one of my handmade garments.   691 more words


Style Guide: 3 Ways to Layer Summer Mid-Length Dress

And hiatus is officially over! I am so happy to finally share with all of you a new blog post–another style guide! It has already been quite some time since I posted  408 more words


I love Grainline Archer shirts

When I first started sewing, I always wondered what would be that pattern that I would use over and over again.  It’s interesting because when I first started I thought a gorgeous dress (maybe   274 more words