Top 5 Reflections of 2012

This reflections thing is a little harder when I don't have a garment to point at and comment on. Most of the time when I miss the mark, I take time away from the garment and if I'm paying attention, I can find something to learn from. 1. I have the best family in the … Continue reading Top 5 Reflections of 2012

Top 5 Misses of 2012

Most of my "misses" are really just part of my process. I'm not afraid to point out the stuff that just didn't work but since I muslin everything I make for fit and stuff, I don't usually go forward on a project if it doesn't pass the muslin stage. As much as I love my … Continue reading Top 5 Misses of 2012

Top 5 Inspirations of 2012

I'm inspired by all the sewing everyone is doing. It's hard sometimes to keep myself on track when I see the wonderful projects all of you have going on. However, I will stick to 5 inspirations. Stacy from StacySews. I love how she takes on projects like they're experiments. She's afraid of nothing. If she's … Continue reading Top 5 Inspirations of 2012

Top 5 Hits of 2012

I'm joining in on the fun Gillian has started with the Top 5s of 2012. This year, early in the year, I busied myself with a lot of work on the 1912 Project. I'm ridiculously proud of my work in that area. I learned a lot. But I'll write about that in my Top 5 … Continue reading Top 5 Hits of 2012

Top 5 Goals of 2012

Last year on this day, I posted my goals for 2012 and with a few exceptions, I did pretty well. This year, again, I want to stay away from lofty goals. I really do like checking things off lists but that'll only happen if I have listed a couple of things that are within my … Continue reading Top 5 Goals of 2012