Learn to optimize your sewing machine’s stitch settings for clean, professional-looking seams every time.
So, your machine is up and running and you’re on your way to building your handmade wardrobe. Here’s how to keep your trusty machine in tip-top shape!
You’ve gotta start somewhere! Here’s how to use a sewing machine.
Who thought there were so many different types of needles out there? Here’s how to choose the right sewing machine needle for your project.
When I first started this little sewing and knitting blog a while ago, I never imagined getting particularly personal on it. I figured blogging would serve as a fun way to showcase the things I was working on and meet other makers who love to celebrate their own handmade wardrobes, sharing the occasional funny anecdoteContinue reading “Reality Check: Fun with Fiber… and Fibro”
The perfect pattern for a summery seersucker dress.
A classic style sewn up in soft flannel for cool-weather comfort, thanks to an easy Simplicity sewing pattern.
An oh-so-snuggly DIY gift idea.
This year’s Westworld-themed Halloween celebration included Dolores and Teddy costumes—handmade by yours truly.
Mrs. Lovett is the inspiration behind this ruffled costume, a gift for my mom.