Done and Done: The Chambray Cactus Jessica

Full disclosure: I am typing this in the dark, at 10:30 Monday night while my daughter sleeps just a fee feet away. All in the name of consistency, dear readers, and keeoing to a regular blogging schedule. Really, it’s just #momlife and basically being a nomad in the summer. I bought this fabric a couple…

Done and Done: The Mash-up Bikini

Get ready. This may be a long one. The Ottawa Garment Guild (I’m on the exec) hosted a swim suit sew-in and of course I had to participate. The sew-in, however, was smack dab in the middle of my craziest time (report cards, dance recital, trying to plan a trip, my daughter falling head-first into…

Life Hacks to Make More Time for Sewing

I strive to be a lazy over-achiever. I have read countless books on efficiency, productivity, time management, and work-life balance. I really, really like to make things so that I can look back on my time spent and know that made good use of my time. This is one of the big reasons I like…