It’s All About the Glitz! Pattern Review Vogue 1247

I love this fabric (Gold Metallic Linen Blend)!  It was just lovely to sew with.  I am really into “glitz” these days — must be the…

My First Couture Dress

Edited: This post has been edited to reflect the information Guest Blogger Carla meant to share.  Thanks Carla for updating the post! I attended Susan…

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…

Trending the Luxe T-Shirt

While I love the new luxe seatshirts, the large amounts of ease in “sweatshirts” do not wear well on this over-50 body!  So I chose…

Getting Through the Work Week:  The Peplum Top Even though I work largely out of my home, there are times when I need clothes for…

Pattern Review: Vogue 8728 S1220 Sea Island Floral 44″ 100% Silk crepe de chine $25.00   I’ve been looking forward to this dress all year…

Eileen’s Pattern Review  Vogue 1274 Photo Credit Ann of Youtique Bridal Dupioni-Rose Beige Silk Description: MISSES’ TOP:  Very loose-fitting top has collar, low armholes, asymmetrical…