Hey Everyone, As we close out the first month of this new decade, it's been a crazy creative whirlwind of planning and creating in my sewing studio. There's a phrase I heard in a music documentary that will stay with me forever - "You never know when you are making history". Since hearing this phrase … Continue reading The Handmade Experience: Go Where No Other Dress Has Gone Before!
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!
I visited the LA fashion district in all its glory in just 45 mins!👏🏿👏🏿👏🏿👏🏿👏🏿 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 hours🤣😂). Maybe it was just … Continue reading Fabric Shopping in LA: On a Time Crunch
But I wear swim suits! 😉 I think I was genuinely inspired to make this swim suit as my vacation was upcoming. One of those overly ambitious sewing moments if you know what I mean. Once again pushing the envelope of sewing by literally "threading"the unknown borders of sewing. However the chosen pattern and I … Continue reading I am no Swimmer!