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Category Archives: What I’ve Made

What i Made: Cora Gwendolyn

posted on 03/23/2014, by

Numero uno didn’t work out, and neither did numero dos, but let me tell you, numero tres is a stunner. Margheritas for everyone! This project started about 6 months ago, specifically when I drove to Quakertown to interview Susan. After she talked through her life and sewing experiences, we ended our meet-up with a perquisition  Continue Reading »

What i Made: A Very Little Black Dress

posted on 01/20/2014, by

You know what is great about New Years Eve and Day? For the most part, everything and everyone stops. Except for restaurants, CVS, and a few other stores, all businesses are closed. Even the internet and blogs go quiet as people recover and recoup for the previous night and year. For those who adopt a  Continue Reading »

What i Made: Natural Dye Process Dress

posted on 11/4/2013, by

Let me just start by saying, natural dye is a process. A process. The turnaround time when it comes to coloring your own fabric is not quick and even Rachael Ray couldn’t make a 30-minute meal out of indigo or pomegranate. For the past year and a half, my affinity has been in bra and dress  Continue Reading »

What i Made: One More Japanese Sewing Dress

posted on 09/30/2013, by

This is my favorite dress that I’ve made to date. I like it more than the dress I made for my friend’s wedding, more than the dress I made for my dad’s wedding, and more than the dress I made for… I like this dress, okay? So much that I’ve been wearing it over and over  Continue Reading »















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      What kind of fabric shopper are you? JENNY AND LAUREN ask this very question. Let's discuss!

       

      I'm so jealous I can't make it, but SONJA, MARCE, AND JENNIFER are hosting a Manhattan pop-up studio. If you're in town or live around the area, this is a great way to spend a Saturday afternoon (believe me, Sonja + Marce + Jennifer = a good time!)

       

      Congratulations to GERTIE on the success of her inaugural Beacon Sewing Retreat

       

      RACHEL is a vision wearing her newest make, the Betty Dress. She's offering a giveaway, so hurry on over to enter!

       

      Do you come from a long lineage of sewers, or are you the only one is your family who knows more than how to sew a button (that's me) TASIA asks this and reflects on her own past

       

      Do you come from a long lineage of sewers, or are you the only one is your family who knows more than how to sew a button (that's me)? TASIA asks this and reflects on her own past

       

      MORGAN takes another stab at yokes and gathers.

       

      A tattoo and lots of fabric later, CLAIRE recaps her recent trip to NYC (she's one rad Brit).