More Hems

More Hems

A few weeks ago I talked about rolled hems, rolled hem feet for your sewing machine and their benefits. Today I want to talk about hand sewn hems and machine blind hems. I’m going to begin with a hand sewn hem. For the examples I’m using I attached bias...
Easter Dresses Finished

Easter Dresses Finished

Last Monday morning I wrote about the plan to make an Easter dress for myself. Then on Monday afternoon I went with Maggie to her voice lesson and while we were talking in the car I offered to make a coordinating dress for her. And then on Thursday when the dresses...
Skirt Reservations

Skirt Reservations

Right here on this website I have added a new product in the shop and I’m really excited about it. In addition to listing specific skirts in my Etsy Shop, which requires a sample of every single fabric I have, I have added a product called Custom Skirt...
The Crown Costume Exhibit

The Crown Costume Exhibit

On Friday April 5th I went to Winterthur Museum in Winterthur, Delaware along with my mom and her friend Vicki. I have been to Winterthur one other time and that is when they had an exhibit of the costumes from the TV series Downton Abbey. Somebody tagged me in a...
2019 Make Nine Challenge

2019 Make Nine Challenge

If you follow me on Instagram you may have seen my post in December announcing my plans to take part in the 2019 Make Nine Challenge ( #makenine ). It was going to the first time I took part in this challenge which began in 2015 with Lucky Lucille. I loved the idea of...

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