SWYFC Weeks 1-2: Video Darling

I’m not really sure a presser foot can be a vixen, so…*wink* [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=THfsoyMKz7s] Today’s video is a tutorial on how to use the leveller foot, a handy little foot best used on thick fabrics. As fall approaches, we may make jeans, coats or jackets, all of which have many thick layers to sew together. […]

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Bruyère

Today I get to head in to work a few hours late, which means I got the Deer & Doe email about their newest pattern moments ago. Yay for a late start! Anyway, Bruyère is a must have for me — I just like it! I think my favorite detail are the contrast cuffs, all […]

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Friends and Brothers

Some people are creatures of habit, and some are thrill seekers. I was a Very Cautious Person until my early 20s, when I finally got sick of being called fussy, stubborn, close-minded, etc. I’m not 100% free spirit yet, but I am a lot more open to possibility now. So when it was time to have dinner with […]

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Weekend Warrior

I wore this look yesterday, for my girls’ day out with a friend: mani/pedi, lunch, and shopping! Best way to spend a Saturday, getting pampered and basking in the company of a good person. The top is McCall’s M6078, which I’ve made about five times — it’s my TNT! Or maybe it’s my go-to top […]

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Seahawks Skirt

Today’s skirt is a project from my ‘January of Unemployment’ era, 2014. I finished so many things that month! Some of them were really easy to sew, like this skirt. I sewed look B, which has really simple and ingenious construction.There’s a back piece cut on a fold and two identical fronts cut not on […]

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