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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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 skirtClick 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 usuallyClick 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 toClick here to view the full post »

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Playdate Dress

I’m pretty sure that Tasia made this pattern just for me. Pretty sure. I mean I could be wrong, but just look atClick here to view the full post »

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Inside Look: the Retro Romper

Let’s have a look at the inside story of my romper, shall we? Since doing my posts on Seam Finishing, I know thatClick here to view the full post »

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the Retro Romper

Mr. S and I decided awhile ago that we wanted to show you more of my creations in action. You know, like wearing themClick here to view the full post »

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A Sneak…

A peachy little peak of my lately finished romper. Just finished it up last night. Wearing it today to someoneClick here to view the full post »

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the Event of the Season – Ginger Reveals!

It’s finally here, friends! The Ginger Party – so party hardy!! I really hope you’ve enjoyed sewingClick here to view the full post »

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Beginner’s First Ginger Sewalong Kickoff

Friends, its here! Are you so excited or what? I’m way excited to be sewing along with you. I’ve receivedClick here to view the full post »

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Modern Geisha

It was a few weeks ago when Mena from The Sew Weekly emailed me about the Common Thread series going on over at herClick here to view the full post »

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Buttercream Bow Blouse

Ta da! Here is the blouse I’ve been working on so feverishly for the past little while. It really wasn’tClick here to view the full post »

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the Moment You’ve Been Waiting for Trousers

These are indeed the moment I’ve waiting for trousers. I’ve been fantasizing about wearing these since IClick here to view the full post »

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Posh PJ’s for Christmas

If you follow me on Facebook, you’ll know that I decided to make Mr. S a pajama set for Christmas. I had a fewClick here to view the full post »

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Study Hall Boyfriend’s Jacket

Here it is, in all it’s glory! I feel very studious wearing it too, if I do say so myself. Quite smart, like IClick here to view the full post »

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Sneaks and Peeks – The Velvet Boyfriend’s Jacket

The Boyfriend’s Jacket is coming along. Slowly but surely. This past weekend I did a bunch of work to it andClick here to view the full post »

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The Linda-Hop Skirt

Still working on my boyfriend’s jacket, but decided to finish a project I started a few weeks ago. I foundClick here to view the full post »

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Muslining My Boyfriend’s Jacket

Oh the things we do for….fitting! Right? Well after I graded up this delightful jacket, I had to at least makeClick here to view the full post »