1960s · Me Made May Etc. · MMM 2022 · Stashbust 2020

Completed: McCall’s 5779 Blouse (1961) and Me Made May Weeks 2+3

I've actually made two things from a single pattern! I love the idea of these wardrobe patterns, and have always wanted to make all the pieces of one, so I'm now 2/3 of the way there-just the shorts left to go. This particular wardrobe is a "sports" wardrobe. This doesn't mean it was intended as… Continue reading Completed: McCall’s 5779 Blouse (1961) and Me Made May Weeks 2+3

1960s · Dresses · Sewing With A Plan

A Slow Sewing Project

Much to my chagrin, I did not complete my thesis on time to graduate this spring semester. I am now aiming for a mid-July defense. One problem that has popped up though, is the issue of what to do in that hour or so between dinnertime and bedtime (we eat late) when my brain is… Continue reading A Slow Sewing Project