Category Archives: Handmade Garments

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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 someone else&#Click 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 received soClick 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 her blogClick 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 found myselfClick 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 »

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Recreating a Boyfriend’s Jacket

You’ve probably been wondering if I will ever sew a garment again. I haven’t come out with a garment since&#Click here to view the full post »

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Self Stitched September – Right in the Middle

Nearing the middle of Self Stitched September days has been interesting for me. I’m actually taking more interestClick here to view the full post »

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More Self Stitched September Days

I have to admit that I really love featuring and wearing my handmade garments. For me, participating in this event hasClick here to view the full post »

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The First 5 Days…..

I’ve decided to keep you abreast of my Self Stitched September adventures on Sundays. So here goes: the first 5Click here to view the full post »

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Pencil Skirt Sewalong – Finishing Details & My Summer in Italy Skirt

Believe it or not, this skirt has given me fits. I’m finished with my pencil skirt and I’m sure you areClick here to view the full post »

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How to: Create a Vent

Hey friends! Please note that as of 4/6/2012, this tutorial has been refashioned. The instructions and photos have allClick here to view the full post »

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Pencil Skirt Sewalong – the Fitting

So, here we go. Tackling a basic pencil skirt. All together now. These collective gatherings (that’s what I&#Click here to view the full post »

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Danger! Curves Ahead Pencil Skirt

Here is number 1 of three pencil skirts fit to be made for my Self Stitched September-ness. This is the Jenny SkirtClick here to view the full post »

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Pretty Little Underthings

When I’m out shopping or thrifting I always look for silk, real silk not polyester or nylon, underthings. They areClick here to view the full post »

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Peachy Pout Sweater

In preparation for Self Stitched September, it was definitely time to start pulling out unfinished projects from theClick here to view the full post »