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!
One of the reasons that so many of us hate to sew basic items is that they just seem so boooooring. I used to be like that too. But then I started working more with solids and discovered that it’s not nearly so boring to make something that I know I will wear. A lot.… Read More B2b: Styling a basic tee
Woohoo! It’s finally here! We’ve been talking about it all month, but now it’s finally time to get down to it and sew up all those boring basics that we all hate to sew but love to wear 🙂 Technically this little shindig kicked off yesterday, but I’m just now getting around to writing this… Read More Back to Basics 2016 kick off and link up
Hey there sewing friends! Less than a week until we all start sewing our basic pieces! Yay! Woohoo! Jazz hands! ** Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. If you’re anything like me, you might be sitting there right now paralyzed with indecision over which of the dozens of patterns in your stash would be best for… Read More B2b prep: Choosing patterns
**Note: This post contains affiliate links. Okay, we’ve all had a couple of weeks to gather patterns and fabric, and hem and haw over what our wardrobe really needs. I’ve been doing the same thing. But eventually it’s time to commit. I’ve been going back and forth about garments and patterns for the last couple of… Read More B2B: My plan