Autumn Blouse completed…pictures coming soon!

I have completed my “Autumn Leaves” blouse, and will be taking photo’s of it while at the lake this coming week. Most likely I will shoot the pics on Monday or Tuesday. John will be processing them and then I will post them from the house on the lake. Today I was able to wear […]

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Autumn Fashion 2013…what I will be making and what I love

I have a lot going on in my sewing lineup this season. Late spring and early fall is when I make all my clothing, shoe, and beauty purchases, and when I like to make new clothing. Right now I am making an “autumn print” blouse with short sleeves out of some leftover fabric I had. […]

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300th BLOG POST

This is my 300th blog post! Insert the obvious abs driven “This is Sparta!” comment here….only one more appropriate for this blog…. LOL!! whoever made this…I applaud you! I cracked up when I found it! This is just scary funny! What is love??baby don’t hurt me!!…or rather,  don’t kick me into an abyss!LOL!! OK…now that […]

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An Autumn Afternoon, and my new favorite app!

I am still plugging away on my jumper and sweater outfit, but I just wanted to share this set that I whipped up yesterday while waiting for my dinner to cook.This set is an outfit I will definitely be wearing this fall. I have the black coated jeans, the kitty cat shoes, and will be […]

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What I’m working on now….

I am currently working on an outfit inspired by my “An Autumn to Remember” fashion set. My “jumper” (dress) is not a light tan color plaid like this though. Instead it is a pretty deep chocolate brown, with a black plaid (with a touch of navy!) I am making the turtleneck out of black mohair […]

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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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……………..hurry up and wait………………

Home at last…I can’t wait to be able to say that again. And the wait continues……. Our home has been on the market just over two months. We have had a few showings, and still no solid bite. My whole family is getting rather restless, especially me, as I can not work the way I want […]

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WHERE HAVE I BEEN?

Hello everyone!! Long time no blog eh??I feel like I have been lost in space these past two weeks. I have been up to my ears in family business, and much has been going on with planning, house updates, and getting ready for school again. Summer seems to have just been flying by, with only […]

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UPDATE…on my fabric order, and my new favorite magazine

UPDATE TIME….I just have to make note that the UPS guy did come and get the mis-sent fabric that Fabric.com delivered yesterday! GOOD!! That part is taken care of, now I just need to make sure that they actually refund my money. Once they do that, I will be HAPPY. I wanted to tell you […]

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