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  • Fashion Sewing

    New Year’s (Sewing) Goals

    Hey… Happy Friday! Even though it’s already February (Eeek… wow! Really?!), I haven’t done too much garment sewing for myself yet this year, so I think that it’s a good time to talk about…

    February 8, 2013
  • Fashion Sewing

    A (Dark Denim) Ginger for All Seasons

    Can you believe that Fall is already here? I sure can’t! While I’m missing the warmer weather, I do really enjoy seeing all of the pumpkins and jack o’lanterns pop up all around town…

    October 25, 2012
  • Fashion Sewing

    Feels Like Spring…

    Well, sort of. It absolutely poured last night, warmed up quite a bit today, and… I just looked at the forecast and it’s actually supposed to get chilly again and snow this weekend! Eeeeesh… silly…

    April 12, 2012
  • Fashion Sewing

    Colette Peony Dress – Complete!

    Remember this in progress photo here? That was back, oh, maybe a week ago. Yeah, it’s been awhile… What happened, you might ask? I fought the bias tape and the bias tape won. More…

    March 28, 2012
  • Fashion Sewing

    Hey, No Pinching!

    Remember St. Patty’s Day in Elementary school? Boy, kids could be brutal! Haha. The one day of the year where you could get away with pinching your classmates without the teacher getting too mad.…

    March 17, 2012
  • Fashion Sewing

    Peony… In Progress!

    A little update on the spring sewing progress! First up on my sewing list for this spring is the Peony dress from Colette Patterns. After making a muslin and a few adjustments from there,…

    March 16, 2012
  • Fashion Inspiration Sewing

    Spring Sewing List

    A few weeks ago, while Mr. Sweet and I were cruising around Ikea looking for some new curtains, I picked up one of these nifty magnetic boards over in the workspace section. I hemmed…

    March 12, 2012
  • Fashion Inspiration Sewing

    Spring Palette Inspiration

    Ok, so I guess that technically it’s not really spring yet, but it’s getting close! The weather here has gradually been getting warmer the last few weeks (with a little bit of snow still…

    March 7, 2012
  • Fashion Sewing

    Fall Sewing List

    I’m so inspired for sewing this fall! Between the new patterns over at Colette and all of the fun patterns over at BurdaStyle (can’t believe I hadn’t heard of this site until just a few…

    September 20, 2011