Half Linen Curtains for A Farmhouse Bathroom


It took over a year to finish our master bathroom installation and it’s finally done! All it needed were some window coverings so I sewed up some simple linen cafe curtains this past week. This was the room before we turned it into our bathroom off of our master bedroom. It needs to be entered […]

McCall’s 6848 silk summer shorts pajama


McCall’s 6848 in silk. View C, size small. I cut out the fabric for these pajamas back in May before my sewing hiatus. I finally sewed these up and they’re the first thing I’ve sewn for myself since early May. That’s the longest I’ve gone without sewing for myself in 6 years! These were an […]

Sewing a French Bustle or Underbustle


I finished the dress with three days to spare and all went well at the wedding. I had packed my needle and thread just to make sure I could remedy any mishaps that might occur at the wedding, but it was smooth sailing! One couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful setting for a reception […]

Yup. I’m over sewing blogging


I’ve been meaning to write this post for awhile now. It’s been brewing but I wasn’t sure if it was just a passing a mood or if I really felt this way. Could it be true that I’ve actually grown bored of sewing and blogging about sewing and reading blogs about sewing? And how did […]

Links to over twenty in print bridal gown sewing patterns!


Hi readers! As some of you know , I take bridal gown commissions from time to time when something interesting comes my way. While I’m not pursuing a bona fide business, I decided not to, I am working on something now that I’ll be blogging about soon! I mostly end up drafting or draping my […]