Minerva Crafts Blogger Network · Sewing

A Polka Dot Day: Gertie’s Bow Tie Blouse

Hello everyone! I have some very exciting news to share! I recently applied to become part of the Minerva Crafts Blogger Network, and, today, my first post went live on their blog. I cannot tell you how thrilled I am to finally be able to tell you all about this! I made an adorable outfit using patterns from Gertie's New… Continue reading A Polka Dot Day: Gertie’s Bow Tie Blouse

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Emmy Couture Podcast · Sewing

Fabric Show and Tell

First off, I wish to thank all of you for your kind thoughts and words. It has meant so much to me! I sometimes get rather "down in the dumps" and it was extremely helpful to be reminded that things aren't as bleak as they may seem. Today I have something a little different for… Continue reading Fabric Show and Tell

Christmas Presents 2016 · Sewing

Little Things are Quite Adorable: 18″ Doll Clothes

So. . . I've been keeping busy. I've discovered that little doll clothes take almost as long to make as children's clothes. But they turned out so darn adorable! I initially planned to use Simplicity 4347, which is a 1950's vintage reprint, but it ended up being a bit too finicky for me at the moment.… Continue reading Little Things are Quite Adorable: 18″ Doll Clothes

Menswear · Sewing

Jennifer Lauren Handmade: The Auden Cardigan Pattern Review

I have been signed up to Jennifer Lauren's pattern testing group for quite some time now. I would excitedly see the announcements about the need for testers, but every time I was always too late. When she let everyone know that she was preparing a men's cardigan pattern I jumped at the opportunity hoping that… Continue reading Jennifer Lauren Handmade: The Auden Cardigan Pattern Review