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

Sewing Top 5 – Hits

Sewing Top 5 – Hits

I love participating in Gillian’s, from Crafting A Rainbow, Sewing Top 5. I write a reflection post every year (see 2014, 2013), but Sewing Top 5 brings a sense of structure, which I crave, and a sense of community, which I thrive on. Way to go Gillian bringing the sewing community together for a moment of … Continue reading