To Print Or Not To Print

When I started making plans for being an independent pattern designer, I didn’t consider printing my patterns and selling them in an envelope at all. First of all, I thought it was impossible, financially. I would have to get a loan and not even being sure I...

MAY 1st & 2nd (me-made-may 2012)

What a week- What a week-end! We had a fabulous party for Dennis’ s 40th this Saturday (and my son had his DJ’ing debut ) Not much sewing, but a bit of knitting – more about that later. Anyway. ME-Made-May 2012 has begun! On May 1st, there...

SUPER SEWING SUNDAY

I had a Super Sewing Sunday: I started out by pressing and ironing and setting in the snaps of my shirt dress muslin, which might not be a complete muslin after all – it is wearable. ( I got tons of compliments when I wore it at work yesterday.) We might even...

FO: FRONT DRAPE SHIRT

I spend last week-end sewing. A lot. And pattern drafting and altering and sewing some more. Then spring came on Sunday and since then, I have been using this sign a lot:   And have not really been concerned about taking pics of my FOs… I am taking some...
FO: THAT 60’S DRESS

FO: THAT 60’S DRESS

It is done. I finally took some time yesterday, when I was not too tired, to finish the 60’s dress. All I needed to do was to sew in the facing, press the seaming and then press the facing in place (while waiting f o r e v e r for the tiny bit of seam to cool...