Haute Summer Sewing – Silk Blouse McCalls 7324

I love the many options a silk blouse offers!  Eileen did a beautiful job constructing this blouse.  She used McCalls 7324 and a silk crepe…

Wardrobe Planning-Cathy’s White Shirt

It’s always a pleasure to see what everyone is making with the ongoing Wardrobe Fit-Along. Cathy has done a superb job on sewing and fitting her…

August Mini Wardrobe Plan-The White Shirt

Building a successful wardrobe that serves you well begins with the basics.  They are the backbone of every great wardrobe and can pull together many…

Shell Top and Polka Dots

Thank you Carla for sharing this recent sewing project for your daughter.  The navy and white polka dot is such a smart and versatile look…

June 2015 MWP

Tomato Bisque Brushed Cotton, Silk Charmeuse-Dark Truffle, Summer Foliage  The long and lazy days of summer have begun but don’t let your style take a…

I’ve Started My Summer Sewing……

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, having basic patterns at the ready is a must for me.  But I do like variations…

Sewing for Spring: A Floral Blouse

Just finished this Burda blouse.  (out of print) While I absolutely adore the fabric (sold out-try this or this), I’m a bit uncertain as to…