Category Archives: Handmade Garments

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Obsession

Finished! My obsession jacket – a rub-off of my mom’s vintage 70′s jacket, with fitting alterations &#Click 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: RedClick 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. Kind ofClick 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. 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 »