1950s · 1960s · 1970s · Sewing With A Plan · Uncategorized · Vintage Pledge 2018

2018 Winter Sewing Plans

Hello! After a very long sabbatical from blogging, I think I am ready to return, albeit in a limited way. I mainly plan to stick to posting reviews of my sewing projects. Nothing fancy, until I need to teach sewing again, because then I am planning on making some video tutorials to share. There is…… Continue reading 2018 Winter Sewing Plans

1960s · 1970s · Thrift Store Finds · Vintage Pledge 2017

March: Sew-Nothing-Sewist

March is my month to get muslins done; the weather is still too crummy to sew warm weather clothing. This March I put together zero muslins. I suspect it was a combination of being too busy with teaching, going on vacation for a week and having a case of where-do-I-start?-itis. A problem which I further…… Continue reading March: Sew-Nothing-Sewist

Bags · stashbust 2017

Completed: Fold-over Purse from Simplicity 8028

For Christmas I wanted to surprise my sister with a purse made to match the Portside travel set I did for her last Christmas. Due to not having the right notions in my stash, however, it is only just finished. It was a straightforward make, and I think she’ll like it. ¬† Pattern: Simplicity 8028,…… Continue reading Completed: Fold-over Purse from Simplicity 8028