Blame it on the Sleeves: A Commercial Pattern Adventure M7627!

Happy New Month! Thank you guys for stopping by this week as I take you on another sewing adventure. This week I take you through my sewing of a commercial pattern. First off, let me start by saying why I sew with commercial patterns from time to time. At least what my goal is of … Continue reading Blame it on the Sleeves: A Commercial Pattern Adventure M7627!

Fabric Shopping in LA: On a Time Crunch

I visited the LA fashion district in all its glory in just 45 mins!๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฟ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฟ After researching the LA fashion district, I knew what I was up against. I also knew that we didn't have enough time (neither did I want to subject my group to indulging me for a few hours๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿ˜‚). Maybe it was just … Continue reading Fabric Shopping in LA: On a Time Crunch

Travel Fashion: Sewing & Packing Smart!

Over on my Instagram, this week, we are escaping winter with some travel pieces, inspiration and ideas. This post seemed timely as many are escaping winter to warmer destinations this time of year.๐ŸŒž๐Ÿ’ƒ I used to think that packing my favourite pieces and then sorting things out on arrival was the best plan. Now, I … Continue reading Travel Fashion: Sewing & Packing Smart!

Where the Magic Happens: My Creative Space!

Happy Wednesday! This week I want to visually show you the space where all the magic happens. The designing, sewing, cutting, planning, running the business etc. This space has evolved over the years from a tiny corner to a room on its own. I think the saying is true when you do have more room … Continue reading Where the Magic Happens: My Creative Space!

Making Plans: Resolutions vs Refocus!

Happy New Year! I was talking to a friend about resolutions and we struck an interesting insight. What are resolutions and why make them? Really, we were expressing our disdain at how change is sometimes pursued without evaluation or recognition of what was done before or the grounds that have been gained in trying. At … Continue reading Making Plans: Resolutions vs Refocus!