Not all things I sew are going to be a grand old time. In fact, some will be fraught with issues. This garment was one. I made M6614 in View D, the hoodie in XXXL. Admittedly, I should have cut out the XXL. I meant to cut out the XXL. I think I might have been … More Hello Kitty Hoodie
Originally, I was going to make a construction notes post first and make you wait for the reveal, but I am not a cruel person and it just seemed mean to not reveal the coat and make you read through a post about the construction and then not post the coat reveal until another day! … More Sew Pretty in Pink Makes a Coat, pt.2: The Reveal
I’ve been in this sewing the basics kick lately: skirts, tops, cardigans, etc. I’m filling gaps in my wardrobe from worn or too small clothing. Last year at this time, I would have scoffed at sewing up those things, because I was an all-dresses girl all the time. I love sewing frosting, but I realize … More Cardis and Cake
I’ve been hard at work sewing lately and instagramming the #bpsewvember photo-a-day challenge. Phew. Busy, busy. First up is a skirt I made in about an hour for my halloween costume. A black circle skirt for a skeleton costume. You can’t really see it there, but I made some pretty horrid mistakes when I put … More Cardigans and Skirts, Oh my!