I love how crazy busy it is.
It was my first choice to make shorts for my son when…
It’s very inexpensive to make too. $2.50 for the base t-shirt, and I used an whit…
I made Totoro hat and t-shirt sets for a talent show costume.
This is the mid size blue Totoro. (I don’t have photos for the grey or white Totoro)
The large grey Totoro has whiskers and four m…
shorts with new to me pockets.
the pixel camouflage fabric is quilting fabric which I lined to make it pants weight.
A cotton zip front sweatshirt.
From a Japanese sewing book by Muki Kurai.
The cuffs and hem are folded in (no rib knits to have to match colors!).
Thanks. I bought it at Joann Fabric.
Thanks, I know, my husband is one too.
Short sleeve character fabric shirt for my son.
Pattern is Simplicity 8567.
I have altered the pattern to have a shoulder yoke, and omitted the collar stand.
I have some knitting needles on my list.
How flattering! Thank you.
The basic image come off from the internet. I cannnot claim it.
Shirt no.4 in 2014 is going to be a cicada.
Alabama Chanin inspired reverse applique bug t-shirt.
I painted the edges with silver acrylic paint.
I turned a softie into a pencil case!
The original pattern came from Yamamura Gallery
More about the pencil case on this blog page…
I’ve always liked the twenties flapper look.
I’m new to quilting, and have only made small ones to donate to hospitals to give to newborns. B…
I’ve only stitched my son’s name onto his clothing. Not really embroidery.
I wish we had a spe…
I make bookmarks.
I fuse two fabrics together, then cut it into shapes like flowers or leaves. …
my recent craze started with wanting to make a purse.
a pencil case in the shape of a rhinoceros.
Yes, girls have all the fun. But boys do enjoy dressing nice too.
Blazer/sports jacket in medium gray corduroy. Lining is cotton spiderman fabric.
Dear son is so excited that he now has a ‘fancy’ jacket.
Setting in the sleeve was difficult, and I couldn’…
I’m always interested in boy’s clothing, going into the teens.
Rider Man is a Japanese hero (no, not super) from the 70’s.
I used acrylic paint for all colors. Including painting his rubber boots silver.
The helmet was papier-mch over his Karate helm…
Fashion & Trends
All the fall trouser sewing inspiration you need.
Pattern of the Week
This jacket is a mix of mod and military and will change the look of any outfit!
Go far afield in this collection of bib dresses, waistcoats, and wool jackets in textured fall fabri
Sewing & Techniques
Check out this jean alteration technique and find out how you can learn more!
Member Project of the Week
A gorgeous confection with a surprise peach chiffon layer.
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