So we’re back! Arizona was good. The Ironman went great. The trip was long, and we were all happy to get home! I was also quite happy to be reunited with Sally, my beloved Singer, who went for her yearly maintenance while we were away. She’s back and humming along better than ever! But now… Read More Washi, washi, washi!
I wasn’t sure I was going to finish this dress in time to enter it into the Sew Colette 2.0 Sewalong, but lo and behold, I did. Here it is — my ikat Macaron! This is the second Colette pattern I’ve sewn now (my stripey Hazel was the other), and I may officially be in… Read More An Ikat Macaron
Finally, a finished Darling Ranges dress! ** Okay, so there is a reason why it took me so long (3+ months actually) to get a finished Darling Ranges dress. You see, I started sewing my first Darling Ranges back in April when Megan Nielsen, the designer, hosted a Darling Ranges sewalong on her blog. After… Read More Darling Ranges dress
I did it! I finished my Colette Hazel dress, and I am thrilled with the result! I used a blue and white striped cotton chambray (I think) that I picked up at this fabulous little store in Overland Park called Fabric Recycles. It’s a newer store fairly close to my house that’s essentially aimed for… Read More Stripey Hazel dress!