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Power Through? Me? Nah...

Mood: Content
Song: Disparate Youth by Santigold
Drink: Cherry Vanilla Cola
Snack: N / A but my stomach is full with much needed indonesian peanut sautee from Noodles and Co. 208 more words


The Saskia skirt

A few weeks ago I had my day long craft day with friends. One of them (Saskia) gave me a bag of material that she no longer needed. 322 more words


Books too!

You pick up one here and two there, the next thing you know you have a pile of vintage sewing books. Tons of expert advice and some long lost techniques. 13 more words

Micaiah Progress Update 1

Let’s start with the whole picture!

Just as a refresher, this is Micaiah from Fire Emblem.

These are the supplies for the costume and the pattern pieces I’ll be using for the dress. 841 more words

Pattern weights, making and using.

I often get comments that people really like my pattern weights, at least once every time I post a picture of a project where they can be seen on a photo or two so I thought that I would tell you how they are made, as they were dead simple to do! 419 more words


my failed attempt to draft a pattern

I fell in love when I saw this coat on the cover of a tailoring textbook in Amazon.co.jp

So I asked my husband last summer to buy this book. 738 more words

Past Creations

Just wanted to quickly show off a couple of things I made when I was in college, looking back i’m quite proud of some pieces and wish I could burn others but that’s a learning curve. 99 more words