Category Archives: Handmade Garments

I know you’re dying to know what I’ve sewn, right? Well, take a gander here.

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Tyleretta

This is another Tyler shirt. Compared to jackets (and I’ve been on a jacket kick for sometime) shirts whip up inClick here to view the full post »

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T is for Tyler

So have y’all heard about Named Patterns? There are so many indie pattern companies now (its so awesome, dontchaClick here to view the full post »

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Happy Accidents

Several months ago, I was gifted a Boden catalog from a lady I work with. It was love at first sight! This clothingClick here to view the full post »

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slippery

I banged (bunged?) out a dress last week (post still pending) and found that the only way to go about not having itClick here to view the full post »

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Head of the Class

For a little while, I guess (fine fine, for a quite awhile, I admit) I’ve had an obsession with finding, fittingClick here to view the full post »

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Genius

Whoops! Sorry about the class link everyone, here is the correct link for the 20% off Sew Better, Sew Faster. WhenClick here to view the full post »

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Leopard Twist

It seems like foreva since I shared a sewing project with you. Shame on me! I would love to just say, “I’veClick here to view the full post »

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Obsession

Finished! My obsession jacket – a rub-off of my mom’s vintage 70’s jacket, with fitting alterationsClick here to view the full post »

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WIP

the original jacket, my mother’s I’ve been working on a rub-off of my mom’s old 70s boyfriend jacket.Click here to view the full post »

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Wearable Muslin

If you’ve read me for any length of time, you’ll know that I don’t make wearable muslins. In fact, IClick here to view the full post »

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Study in Scarlet

Here is my second pair of Burda 7447. Here’s a quick and dirty fact list for you: Pattern: Burda 7447 Fabric:Click here to view the full post »

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Season Opener

Here is my first project of 2013. Pants. Told ya! To boot, I made these pants to go specifically with this top. KindClick here to view the full post »

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Winter Coat for My Man: Finish Line

Drum roll please. Here it is! The COAT! The finished coat and its on my man and he loves it. It’s a prettyClick here to view the full post »

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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. WeClick 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 IClick 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, todayClick 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 intoClick 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 forClick 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 »