Fashion Sewing

Blog leads to blog, and someone’s blog led me to Pretty Grievances — lucky for me! The tagline for my blog is: ‘sewing/style/fashion’, but it’s rare I blog about fashion. Somehow, I’ve never found the right formula … but PG has! Every Wednesday, she features (or roasts) a different high end fashion designer. Even if […]

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I’ll Have What She’s Having

One of the sewing bloggers (and sewing Instagrammers) I follow is Yetunde Sarumi, who is noteworthy for two reasons: firstly, she’s a master of making sure eeeeeeeveryone sees her makes. Seriously. I wish I had her gumption for putting my stuff in other people’s consciousness. Secondly, she is a fellow Nigerian, and sews with African […]

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Fall-ing Into Vogue

Vogue Patterns released their fall patterns a few days ago — and much as I’d rather not think about the F word, I’m a sucker for BMV pattern releases. I love seeing what sort of concept they come up with for the theme of each new lookbook. Now, before I get into my picks from […]

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Dreading the Big 1-0-0

I’ve been a really bad blogger lately, posting after the fact and now missing several days. Naughty! But I’m the confessing type, so here’s my soul bared: I get really, really nervous when I know I’m about to do something good, and I’ll do whatever it takes to prevent me from achieving that success, or […]

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