18th Century Pockets V1

Technically, the next step in the 18th Century project was to make the stays. I did start them after the shift, but then I got to the point of having to hand-stitch what seemed like miles and miles of... Read More

Christmas in July

I am excited to be participating in the 12 Days of Christmas in July Blog Tour again this year. The blog tour is hosted by Sarah at Confessions of a Fabric Addict Blog. Two years ago, and I wrote a po... Read More

18th Century Shift

Yay for progress! I used the momentum of posting about the supplies and fabric for my Robe a la Francaise project to get started on the first piece of the ensemble. My sewing room got a little TLC and... Read More

Supplies and Fabric

The supplies and notions for my Robe a la Francaise project arrived, and I finally started getting organized to create the individual pieces. With a total of nearly 10 unique pieces to make, I had a l... Read More

P4P Brunch Blouse

In April I went to a sewing retreat with four other women, and I had an amazing time! The retreat was organized by Amanda, who owns Mily Mae Fabrics. I took advantage of the weekend to sew three versi... Read More

2019 Sew Americana

I am super excited that today is finally here because I get to share my creations for the fourth annual Sew Americana Blog Tour!  Katy at Wild & Wanderful hosts the annual Sew Ameri... Read More

Meet My New Friend

Francis Follow **At times you’ll find some affiliate links scattered within my post, which means I receive a small amount of compensation if you end up purchasing something I’ve recommende... Read More

P4P Boundless Dress

P4P Boundless Dress     Spring dresses are making their rounds right now, and Patterns for Pirates just released an update to one of their original patterns, the Boundless Dress.  I was par... Read More