It’s Dyeing Day!

It’s Dyeing Day!

Dyeing Day was really a weekend long event, full of rubber gloves, cocktails, and laughter. I have been waiting to experiment with dying for years. I bought the Craftsy class, The Art of Cloth Dyeing, many many years ago. I am not sure how any years exactly, but it was when it first came out, … Continue reading

NYC Garment District and Wardrobe Architect 2015

NYC Garment District and Wardrobe Architect 2015

I haven’t posted about Wardrobe Architect Since April. In my last Wardrobe Architect post I wrote about what I planned on making for my travel wardrobe. Since then I have been working on my capsule wardrobe sewing garments using fabric from my stash in order to make room for the shopping that I would do in the NYC Garment … Continue reading

A Butterfly Southport Dress

A Butterfly Southport Dress

I am generally really resistant to anything resembling a peasant blouse or bloused pattern. Due to my hour glass figure I can often look dumpy when I loose the shape of my waist. I generally prefer a tailored fit. However, since I’ve begun sewing I have discovered that when I am in control of the … Continue reading

Me Made May 2015 – My First Year!

Me Made May 2015 – My First Year!

My first Me Made May outfit! This is the year people! The year I join in for Me Made May. I have known about Me Made May since I began blogging, but have never felt that I had enough day to day clothing to participate. When I first began sewing I, like many others, didn’t … Continue reading