FINALLY, SOMETHING THAT FITS This year has been a major turning point for me.For the first time in my life, I could no longer fit…

Mary Jane and Friends Collaborate! Vogue 7940 Fabric: 60″ 100% Wool 30.00 Notions: thread, 9″ invisible zipper, Whisper Weft interfacing, stay tape, button, rayon hem…

MeasurementsThe first thing you need when starting a sewing project is a good set of measurements. Your measurements tell you what size pattern to use…

It’s Going to be a Memorable Memorial Weekend!Little Jenise is getting married! I have known Jenise since she was a young girl. Jenise, her mother,…

Butterick 3012 Costumes are always a lot of fun to make. This was a costume we made for a client during the holidays. She was…

Taking You from Day to NightBack in the spring, Linda called wanting to update her wardrobe. We spent a Saturday afternoon going through her closet…

The Lady In Red On Monday July 10, I got a call from Courtney, one of my nicest clients. Courtney: “I need a formal dress…