Halloween.

Ever since I was a kid I have LOVED Halloween. Here are some of the costumes I have made over the years. Last years costume was the first time I sewed for myself.

Fashion Illustration

Here are some drawings I did this summer in class.   Black and White COLoR DUDEz SELF

Sequin Disco Dress.

I found this matte black sequin fabric on sale then I found this Burdastyle pattern and sewed it.

A Bomber Jacket.

I have a Levi’s Bomber in an olive green like the one in the photo…Now I will attempt to sew this in a sateen lotus fabric. I hope it won’t look ridiculous. The fabric arrived and It’s not a shiny satin. Just cotton. Oh well. I am still happy with it. I think it looks…

Royal Wedding Sew Along

So there’s this FB group that McCalls is sponsoring. You buy a current pattern and make a dress for the Royal Wedding on May 19th, 2018. Here are some of my progress photos. I still need to finalize the whole ensemble. The big reveal is the week of April 30th. I think this is the…

A Super Fancy Dress

I found this pattern in November 2017. I think it’s pretty much as good as it’s going to get. It was a super challenge.    

A Treasure

My cousin sent me my grandmother’s sewing box. Inside there are many things… A handwritten note that says green shirt with 2 green buttons on it, some trims, thread, a pincushion. My grandmother could sew and she inspired me want to learn. I take the craft very seriously and I feel driven by a need to…

My Sewing Box: The Inside Story.

My friend John spotted this at a white elephant sale. He told me to get it and then make a video of what it looked like full of my things.