Hello my fellow seamstresses! I pray you are having a great day. This is the story of a “special” bomber jacket. It is the Mimi G Simplicity 8222. I had made the jacket last year, from a floral, more knit type fabric. Here is the picture below. Although I LOVE this jacket, I wanted […]Read More The “Special” Bomber!
Blessings my sewing people! It has been a minute… Well, I’m back and have wanted to blog about this for a few months now. One pattern, three different garments. First, let’s talk about the pattern. It is the Silhouette Patterns 312 Giorgio’s Top. It is a knit, peplum top with princess seams, center front and back seams […]Read More Three for the price of one!
Blessings fellow fashionistas! I have not been able to do a new post until today. Life keeps me busy, but I always find a way to “squeeze” in some time to sew. One of the reasons, I think, is because I make really easy patterns. If I have an inspiration for something new, I take […]Read More From Top to Cardi!
Hello everyone in sewing land. Adonai bless you. It has been several years since I have been to the Orignal Sewing and Quilt Expo. My mom and I would go every year. This year was special, because my aunt came along with us. The expo was held in Fredericksburg, VA. I had an awesome time. […]Read More Original Sewing and Quilt Expo!
Hello fellow sewers! Adonai bless you! I am so frustrated! Not with fit, cut or sewing. I am frustrated with FABRIC! I think I’m getting good quality but lately, I have been getting some lousy fabric. I won’t name the places where I’m getting my fabric from, but I have found that it seems I’m […]Read More Frustrated with Fabric!
Hello fellow lovers of sewing. Adonai bless you! Yesterday, as I was working on my latest project, Mimi G’s Simplicity pattern 8222, the bomber jacket, something came to my mind. So many times we are striving to be perfect. As sewers, we must realize that it’s not always about having impeccable stitches or perfect fit. […]Read More It’s not about perfection. It’s about progress.
Hello fellow sewers. Adonai bless you! Well, it’s that time of year again. The children head back to school, the weather changes and gets cooler, the days begin to get shorter and … It’s National Sewing Month! I completely forgot! As I was trying to figure out what I was going to blog about… […]Read More It’s National Sewing Month!