Category Archives: Handmade Garments

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Winter Coat for My Man: the Home Stretch

I’m sure that you can already sense that in the next photo session of this coat, Mr. S will be wearing it. We areClick here to view the full post »

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Winter Coat for My Man: Progress

I thought I would give you all a sneaky peak of what’s happening with the coat these days. It’s prettyClick here to view the full post »

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Tried & True

I’ve been in a bit of slump lately. Actually, that’s not quite true. I’ve been so busy that I haven&#Click here to view the full post »

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To the Manor Born

I think the only thing that would complete this outfit is a hunting rifle. Don’t you? English countryside anyone?Click here to view the full post »

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No Cheetahs Were Harmed in the Making of this Outfit

Here is my second Everyday Wardrobe experiment. The NWG or Never Worn Garment here is this fuchsia skirt. You mayClick here to view the full post »

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Bathing Beauty

You know what I find crazy? The world of swim wear and its prices. Swim suits are always, notoriously, overpriced andClick here to view the full post »

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2-in-1 Sewalong: Wrap Dress Reveal Party!

For those of you who did the wrap dress version of Simplicity 1880, today is your day to shine! I’m in love withClick here to view the full post »

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2-in-1 Sewalong: Shirt Dress Reveal Party!

Are you guys ready for a little party? For those of you participating in the shirt dress part of this sewalong, today isClick here to view the full post »

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from the Tailor’s Front

After dragging my feet in the sewing room for what seems to have been an eternity, I decided to delve into Gertie’Click here to view the full post »

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the Button Up Refashion Swap – My Dress

Following up from last week’s refashion swap, here’s Suzannah’s creation that was made for me!Click here to view the full post »

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the Button Up Refashion Swap

Friends, here it is! If you follow me on Facebook – which you should – this is the project I posted aClick here to view the full post »

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Pyjama Party Extravaganza!

Friends, here they are! I’ve been talking about these a bit on me old facebook page. I didn’t even finishClick here to view the full post »

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Strawberry Banksia

Somehow, I feel that my time has been in a bit of a whirlwind since January and I’ve not done things that I reallyClick here to view the full post »

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Simplicity Blog Hop!

I was contacted a bit ago by Simplicity to participate in a blog hop along with several other bloggers! (Hey guys,Click here to view the full post »

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Mustard Seed

This knit top and skirt were projects two and three from February. Aren’t you terribly proud of me? I’veClick here to view the full post »

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Sweetheart Blouse

This blouse has been done for a time, but I haven’t had the opportunity yet to wear it. It’s too chillClick here to view the full post »

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Sew Grateful Skirt

Sew Grateful Week has been fabulous, hasn’t it! Yay! If you haven’t, jump over to Debi’s blog whereClick here to view the full post »

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Same Song, Second Verse, Just as Good as the First

Friends, you know I’m almost right on quota for last month. Everything has just seemed to fall in place and theClick here to view the full post »

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the Dress that Nearly Killed Me!

Here it is. That dress. Pretty cute huh? I’m so completely in love with it, that I’m just about to cut outClick here to view the full post »

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the Quest for a Perfect Fit

I have a thing with getting just the right fit in a garment. It’s one of the plethora of reasons why I sew nowClick here to view the full post »

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Blanket Skirt

Here she is! My Blanket Skirt is all finished! Yay! Now there are several things I love about the skirt and severalClick here to view the full post »

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Knitty

I’m showing you two things today that you haven’t yet seen. For starters, there’s my pencil skirt hereClick here to view the full post »

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Show Off

After last week’s diversion to New York City, I got home and was completely inspired to sew. I usually don’tClick here to view the full post »

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29 going on 5….

A quicky about the fabrics! After I received a number of comments about the bird fabric I thought you might like to knowClick here to view the full post »