The “Autumn Leaves” blouse

Here are the photos of the completed “Autumn Leaves” blouse. John took these photos on the dock of the lake house we have rented here at Smith Mountain Lake… It was 52 degrees out when we were taking these pictures I had leftover fabric from a clutch purse I made last year, so I decided […]

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The Vogue pattern 8280 Plaid “galaxy dress”…a cautionary tale….

FINALLY…I have completed “round 1” of the Vogue pattern #8280 “galaxy dress”. This dress has taken weeks to complete because of the “house” situation we have going on right now. There was never a solid block of time in which I could work on it. Because of this I ended up hacking the skirt shorter […]

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5 outfits for future inspiration…and our family adventure yesterday

I have been playing on Polyvore again in my spare time. I came up with these 5 different outfits, most of which are for Fall/Winter weather. As I have stated before, this is the time of year when I prepare my wardrobe for cooler days. I still make some summery things…but I like to get […]

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