Stitch ‘n Save Dress update

This pattern I've chosen was chosen an easy pattern on purpose. I've said it many times before, but with the fit learning curve I'm on, I need a simple easy to sew pattern so that the little time I have can be spent learning how to do alterations. I get to learn new techniques with … Continue reading Stitch ‘n Save Dress update

Thinking About Spring!

I bought this pattern thinking it would be perfect for where I am as a sewer. It's got basic lines and I need something that's quick and easy to sew since I spend so much time altering the bodice to fit. I had been thinking about this pattern and have been considering doing it up … Continue reading Thinking About Spring!

Fitting Woes Guest Post

Today I bring you a guest post I did for the gorgeous Georgina. She blogs about fitting undergarments, which really should be visited before trying to fit a pattern. Essential, really. Go over to her blog and read about my fitting woes with McCalls 6433 and then browse through her reviews. She knows what she's … Continue reading Fitting Woes Guest Post

Pattern Purchase from Labor Day Weekend

  Over Labor Day weekend, I had a chance to go to a fabric store that was having a sale on their McCalls patterns. I had been looking online to see what patterns I liked and thus save me time when at the store. I always assume I'm gonna have to be lightening quick- as … Continue reading Pattern Purchase from Labor Day Weekend