Sewing Menswear and A Gatsby Party

This weekend there was a fundraiser for cystic fibrosis with a Gatsby theme. Of course, it gave me two things: an opportunity to sew and a deadline- two things I LOVE. So, I went to work. For my outfit, I did some research and sketched out a concept: In the end, I opted out of … Continue reading Sewing Menswear and A Gatsby Party

Getting into menswear with the Negroni

Sewing projects get bumped to the front of the sewing to-do list for a variety of reasons. I'm still working on a swimsuit for Betsy but the alterations, which always require a non-tired Leila, made for an embarrassing delay. I still needed to sew something and I wanted to sew something for men. At work, … Continue reading Getting into menswear with the Negroni