Done and Done: A checked, cropped Kalle

I purposely over-bought the black and while plaid I lined my most-recent Kelly Anorak,¬†knowing I wanted to make (another) plaid, collared shirt. I had taken a break from my beloved Kalle and decided it was time to try the last pattern feature so I could officially declare it the best pattern ever (spoiler alert: it…

Done and Done: A Velvet Nora Top

I didn’t think I was going to participate in #sewfrosting as I had kinda gotten fancy sewing out of my system this spring when I made the sequin dress for my birthday party. But then, I remembered, that I had dreamed of making a cosy, but very extra sweatshirt last year. I had the inspiration…

Easy Christmas Gifts You can Sew

For a good, long time, my friends and family got exclusively homemade gifts. I always figured that those gifts were opened, used once, and then lost in the void of gifts no one really needs. But, no! When I asked those special people in my life to send me pictures of those years-ago gifts, I…