Hello, sewing friends! Do any of you have the book Handmade Style by Anna Graham? It’s such a pretty book with filled with fun projects. One of the first things that I wanted to make after seeing the book is not one of the included patterns, but an outfit that Anna is wearing while featuring… Continue reading Ikat Everyday Skirt
Hello readers! I am so very excited about this blog post. I made three things that I love and I can’t wait to tell you all about them!! Not too long ago I ordered some navy corduroy and charcoal gray corduroy from Indiesew. I love wearing corduroy but haven’t made too many garments from it.… Continue reading Sewing with Corduroy // Chi Town Chinos Skirt and Farrow Dress
One of the most fun things I’ve gotten to do on my blog this year is to take part in the Living Skirt Art series on Skirt Fixation. Audrey and her girls have done some amazing recreations of famous works of art and I thought it would be such a fun challenge to try to… Continue reading Living Skirt Art // Hollyburn Skirt
Hi there! I have been working on finishing my Summer sewing the last few weeks and I’m ready to get going on sewing for Fall. I have a couple of Summer items that I want to get posted on the blog and I’ve got two of them to show off today. The first is a… Continue reading Brumby Skirt and Hunter Tank
Hi! I am excited to be part of Indiesew’s Fall skirt week blog tour! I still have a little bit of Summer sewing that I would like to finish (or start, more accurately!) but I am starting the mental shift to sewing for cooler weather.
It is the last day of May! Another month has flown by! I have thoroughly enjoyed participating in my third Me Made May. My biggest revelation has been that the weather in Chicago is not reliably Spring-like until about the last week of the month. I was mostly frustrated in the earlier weeks that I… Continue reading Parkside Shorts and Skirt