Category Archives: Handmade Garments

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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 »

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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 »