After finishing my second Deer and Doe Pavot Jacket, I felt like I needed some projects that would be quick. I sewed some knits, and a few things that haven’t made it to the blog yet. These projects were just the break I needed before starting another project that I knew would take longer than… Continue reading Grainline Studio Alder Shirtdress
Well, this is pretty much my perfect outfit. These pants are so comfortable and I really haven’t wanted to take them off since I made them. They are a perfect mate for my pointelle Day Tripper top (blogged here.) I bought the pattern for the Hudson Pant the week that it was released and I was… Continue reading True Bias Hudson Pant
I was beyond excited when I was asked to take part in Fanfare 2014 Blog Hop. I am a huge fan of Made by Rae and her patterns–especially the Washi dress, which I’ve made more than any other pattern! I hadn’t had the chance to work with her fabrics yet but I’ve admired both of… Continue reading Fanfare 2014 Flannel Parsley Pants
This past weekend I busted out the ball point needles and made up two new t-shirts. I’ve been wanting to make a short sleeved Day Tripper top for a while and I wanted to finally give the Trifecta Top a shot.
Well, I feel like this post is somewhat anti-climactic because I don’t have any photos of the finished project on an actual person. After I made my Pavot Jacket, my best friend requested that I make one for her. The challenge with sewing for her is that she lives in New Jersey and I live… Continue reading Deer and Doe Pavot Jacket #2
One of my summer sewing goals was to make myself some shorts. I made some less than successful Iris shorts and a nice pair of Thurlow shorts. With Shorts on the Line happening right now I thought I should try out two quick sew patterns that I’ve been wanting to make: the Juba shorts and the Prefontaine… Continue reading Shorts on the Line // Prefontaine and Juba Shorts