{Fall Capsule Planning}, Sewing

{Fall Capsule Planning} Part 2: Identify what you have

On to part 2 of how I am planning my fall capsule!  In part 1 we went through the exercise of identifying what we need.  Now it’s time to identify what we have. If you’re anything like me, you probably have a wardrobe full of clothes that you have acquired over a number of years.  I, like… Read More {Fall Capsule Planning} Part 2: Identify what you have

Blog Tour, Sewing

Just a few of my favorite things…

Welcome to my stop on the My Favorite Things tour with Sewing by Ti!  Ti left this tour fairly open-ended, with only the request that each blogger share his or her favorite sewing tool.  I’ll get to that in a bit, but first I thought I’d talk just a little bit about my top 5… Read More Just a few of my favorite things…

{Fall Capsule Planning}, Sewing

{Fall Capsule Planning} Part 1: Identifying your needs

Hello there strangers!  Even though I’ve been pretty quite on here over the summer, I’ve actually been quite productive in my sewing room.  In fact, last week I cut and sewed no fewer than 9 items (for me, the kids, and Albert) assembly line style!  But taking photos and getting posts written up has been… Read More {Fall Capsule Planning} Part 1: Identifying your needs

Blog Tour, Sewing

Indigo Shibori Dye Week

So this post didn’t turn out exactly as I was hoping. When Stephanie announced her Indigo Shibori Dye Week, I was really excited to finally have the motivation to try shibori dying.  I got a kit from Dharma Trading Company, acquired a pile of white natural-fiber fabric for dying, and raided my stash for even more.… Read More Indigo Shibori Dye Week