Added Jun 21, 2011
New York, New Yo...
miss mena trott, sewist extraordinaire and all around rocking gal, asked me to contribute to her amazing site, the sew weekly. i think she may have heard me scream “YES” from across the country. her idea: take a bad situation and oonafy it!
lady katza provided the first oona does it! challenge: during my vacation, i wrote a cryptic update here at burdastyle: a peacock is watching me sew. lady latza quickly responded: that peacock wants you to use its feathers.
and the challenge was ON. read more about my adventures with a rowdy feathered thing at the sew weekly: oona’s bird brain
and… if you have a challenge for me, drop a line over at the post!
a rayon remnant, total score at hancock’s. five bucks for the dress!
trim made of twine & silk, and picked by my everlovin’ husband
What do you think of these summery styles?
Sewing & Techniques
Check out this step-by-step on sewing our wrapped and pleated mini skirt
Check out the debut of this lovely designer style pattern with angular pleats
Behind the seams with Marina von Koenig Part 1
Dreamy dresses, floral prints, and cute spring tops.
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