Challenges · Me-Made-May · Sewing

Thoughts at the End of Me-Made-May 2017

        And May has come to an end. Did you participate in Me Made May this year? I did, and it was a little tougher than normal. I got sick, and work was crazy stressful which zapped much of my creative energy reserves. (Enough so that I am looking at getting another… Continue reading Thoughts at the End of Me-Made-May 2017

Challenges · Sewing

Outfit Along 2017: Sewing Plans

I have been a little under the weather today. I woke up in the middle of the night with a horridly painful sore throat. Thankfully, although I did still have to go to work, I was able to come home a little early. And now I am laying in bed eating some cold watermelon to… Continue reading Outfit Along 2017: Sewing Plans

Challenges · Sewing

One Week One Pattern – Round Up

One Week One Pattern officially ends today. I have so enjoyed participating in it. It's kind of like a miniature Me-Made-May. You've already seen day 1 and 2 here, but I have five more outfits to show you. Day 3: Outfit: Self-drafted tulip skirt and grey sweetheart tee. Day 4: Outfit: Thrifted capris and cardigan… Continue reading One Week One Pattern – Round Up

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Ginghamalong: Checkered Colette Negroni

Today is the day: the Ginghamalong submission deadline. And, thankfully, I actually have a completed object! This is a Colette Patterns Negroni shirt. I made size XS without any adjustments. It is made from a gingham quilting cotton that I purchased at Joann Fabrics. The buttons are from my stash. (Rest assured, the hem is even. The… Continue reading Ginghamalong: Checkered Colette Negroni