I finally made a Sewaholic Cambie! It’s been on my to do list for a while and my “make 52 items in 2016 challenge” means that I’ve actually completed it! I bought Sewaholic Cambie a few years ago after I heard the … Continue reading
This is one of my favourite things I’ve made, and I completely forgot to blog it! I made this back in March 2013. Previously I used Simplicity 2444 to make this dress. However, I always wanted to make it in … Continue reading
My creative pursuits, and particularly recording them on my blog have suffered this year! I’m working full time as a Grade 3 teacher, and although it is very rewarding, there isn’t a lot of time left for crafty things. However, … Continue reading
Yes, I want the wardrobe of a Disney character… And maybe not the first one you’d think of… And it’s not a Disney princess, as much as I do like them, and would love all of their dresses! The other … Continue reading
I’ve been busy, busy, busy! Unfortunately, not on anything crafty or creative.
Despite how busy I am, I manage to find time for Pinterest. I think it’s what I love about it so much. A few minutes here and there, and I feel like I’ve achieved something! We all know really, I haven’t. However, I was looking over my ‘Wearing’ board the other day, and noticed certain colours and styles keep reappearing. It’s another thing I love about Pinterest. I think a quick glimpse of it quickly captures my style. I wonder if it’s the same for you.
Follow through to my Pinterest to see credit for original pictures. :) I’m quite pedantic, so they will hopefully link back to their source.
The ‘Maria’ Dress: Constructing Pattern: Simplicity 2444 Material: On sale? I should really take better notice of them when I buy them. I think the blue is a broadcloth, and the floral print is a poplin/cotton. Both were $4/metre. Amount … Continue reading
The ‘Maria’ Dress: Design Process The Design Details: Pattern: Simplicity 2444 For a very long time, I’ve been lurkingx following Susannah’s blog Adventures in Dressmaking. For anyone else that reads it, you may have noticed she talks about Simplicity … Continue reading