Yes, I should really write this down on the calendar because for the first time I am making a real muslin to test the fit of a garment! Often times I’m simply too much in a hurry to get something finished to bother with a “test run” I just go for it and hope (rather… Continue reading Making A Muslin
Yes! I FINALLY got some time to sew! I chose a simple project to get myself back into the groove. Colette Pattern’s Sorbetto has been on my must make list for a while. First, its free and second its a simple make thats quite cute and versatile. I went by a local print shop and… Continue reading A day with friends in my new Sorbetto
My last post talked a lot about where I am at now geographically. This post is all about where I am mentally and what my thoughts have been lately. Not the most exciting for anyone but me however, I really want to share it. I am probably just as lost in my mind as ever… Continue reading More than just a point on a map.
This is my first post coming to you from my new home in Illinois. Well I’m actually on campus not at home but thats beside the point! So far I’m really enjoying it. I love that at my new apartment I can walk out my front door, round the corner and I’m downtown. There is… Continue reading East of the Mississippi
Can you blame me? Sewing and creativity is my favorite way to deal with stress. It’s productive and I can easily loose myself in a project. Before moving I offered friends and family the opportunity to commission a sewn work for them in hopes I could make some extra cash. My wonderful photographer friend Lexie… Continue reading I’m not so good at taking a break…
After spending the day yesterday at the University I now have everything squared away to begin the fall semester! Crazy! Now the only thing left is to sign the lease for my apartment and, find a job. I know those 2 things are pretty darn big. I have handed out over 30 resumes and applied… Continue reading Kelsey’s Doodles and a Fabric Swap
This gal is on the verge of going mad! With so many things to sort out sewing has taken a back seat. I’ve been working, applying for jobs like crazy, and trying to sort out everything for school as I have 22 days till I move! It’s got me on stress level 10 lately. Sewing… Continue reading Running out of time!