From Function to Fashion! Bomber Jackets for Spring!!

Bomber jackets were also called flight jackets and can be traced back to WWI when military pilots needed protection from the low temperatures and high…

Special Touches to Wardrobe Basics

Dorcas has added two great wardrobe basics to her wardrobe the blue jean jacket and classic white shirt. But what i love is she added…

Haute Summer Sewing – Blouse Jacket Burda 4/2016 126

I love this Burda Style jacket that Eileen recently made.  It is on trend with the cape-like sleeve!  And as Eileen pointed out, it’s great…

Wardrobe Basic: Denim Jacket

The third installment of the Fit-Along series of Wardrobe Basics is the classic denim jacket.  If you missed the last two, you can read about…

Lace and a 40th Wedding Anniversary

Tanisha contacted me for suggestions on fabrics for a very special occasion-her parents 40th wedding anniversary!  She wanted a formal dress made for her Mother…

Oui, Oui, French Vanilla!

Given the choice of chocolate or vanilla I will always go for the chocolate but when I saw this deliciously sweet boucle, aptly named French…

A New Love…..Couture!!

I chose to make my first French jacket from Burda Style 02-2013 #107 which is a more contemporary version of the classic Chanel jacket.  I…