BoPoMarch (Body Positive March) – which I first attempted in 2017 – is a month dedicated to body positivity for everybody and every body. Talking about body positivity is why I started this blog, and it’s a topic I’m deeply passionate about. I feel that a lot of our unhappiness stems from unnecessary (and often […]
Hello all! Happy Saturday. :) Hope all of you who have the day off get to relax a bit before launching into Saturday tasks. I fully admit to lazing around in bed until noon on Saturdays, regardless of when I wake up. But this post is not (necessarily) about that. This post is a behind-the-scenes […]
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It all started quite innocently last year. It was summer, I wanted a dress, but I wasn’t feeling any of my dress patterns. I was feeling my TNT, McCall’s M6078, because it’s the easiest, most fabric economical pattern ever. Dead easy. No zippers, buttons, nada. So I pulled it out. Normally, when you think of […]
Recently, a new hashtag appeared on Instagram: #sewingshame. I was tagged, and shared mine, and tagged others, but the word ‘shame’ got under my skin, and got me thinking. In the time between now, when the plus size self-acceptance movement has finally found its legs, and before, when obesity was not A Thing, fat shaming […]
Can I start this post by pouting about not having a March Madness pool to participate in*? Seriously. I think this should be required for every workplace. I used to love setting up my brackets … sigh. Anyway. I didn’t realize how dependent this blog is on my good camera until said camera died. I […]
On to the next one!!!! It is finally March!!! Spring is three weeks away, and February is finally over. February kicks my butt every year, but this year it took it up a level … whew. Barely made it. But in regards to sewing, February was a pretty cool month. A co-worker asked me to […]