Back 2 Basics

Back to Basics — It’s about that time!

It’s hard to believe that May is almost over!  But that means that we’ve had a month to identify holes in the handmade wardrobe, and now it’s time to fill them! For those new to this space, Back to Basics is a low-key sew along that I sponsor during the month of June to focus… Read More Back to Basics — It’s about that time!

Tutorial

Tutorial: How to Draft and Attach a Full Facing on a Woven Tank

Wow, thanks for all the love on my woven tank comparison!  Apparently I need to do that more often:) But as promised in that post, here is the tutorial on how I draft a full facing to replace the bias finishes on woven tank patterns like the Gemma, Willow and Sorbetto, and also the steps for… Read More Tutorial: How to Draft and Attach a Full Facing on a Woven Tank

Capsule Wardrobe, Head to Head Comparison

Capsule Head to Head: Woven Tanks

I may be slow-playing my swing dress head to head comparison, but I desperately needed woven tanks after my last closet purge, so last week I busted out 4 of them!  And since I was making 4 woven tanks, why not do a head to head right? The Contenders:  Grainline Willow Tank, Made by Rae… Read More Capsule Head to Head: Woven Tanks