Closet Case Files – Carolyn Pajamas

Closet Case Files – Carolyn Pajamas

I’ve been on a Closet Case Files kick. I have loved there patterns for awhile, but hadn’t tried them until recently. For me they were like Pringles, once you pop you can’t stop. Seriously, all 90’s commercial references aside, I have sewn up three Closet Case Files patterns (The two others are Sallie and Nettie). … Continue reading

Mabel Hack and a Cropped Bonnie Blouse

Mabel Hack and a Cropped Bonnie Blouse

I’m not really sure that I can qualify this as a hack, but I did make alterations beyond my basic fitting adjustments. Maybe I can call it a mini hack? A baby hack? Either way I’m digging the result. When I first bought the Mabel by Colette patterns during the fervor of its release I thought that … Continue reading

Top 5 2015 – Sewing Misses

Top 5 2015 – Sewing Misses

I am posting my sewing misses on Christmas night because I am secretly hoping that they get lost in the shuffle. Even though I know it is important to represent real life on the internet I am not fond of waving my failures around for all to see, but maybe I just need to change … Continue reading