Monthly Archives: April 2018

Challenge 3: Sew Together for Summer 2018

A third challenge to keep busy. Continue reading

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Day 8,001,216

Actually, I’ve lost count, but it certainly seems like it has been this long that I’ve been working on my latest Carolina Mae. It has definitely taken much longer than the last two, which required fitting and had maxi skirts. … Continue reading

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Me-Made-May 2018

My favorite challenge is just a few weeks away and I was worried that I wouldn’t be able to participate. It’s an odd thought, since this year I actually have me mades for spring and summer from last year that … Continue reading

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The Third Mistake

The second mistake was cutting the last skirt panel 2″ shorter than the first 2, but that would be okay…because of the first mistake. Two purple floral rayon fabrics were set out; one for a Sis Boom Carolina Mae and … Continue reading

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Threads and Thrills

The mail this week brought the supplies for the #modernfolkembroiderysal2018. Can’t wait to get stitching. Having mentioned the Modern Folk Embroidery 2018 SAL, I also want to mention two other SAL’s. They are 2017 and 2018 SALs (both free) by … Continue reading

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Chasing the Snowflakes Away

Snowflakes complete and the inner border should be complete today as well. The outer border should wait until gaming on Saturday, but I’m starting to feel superstitious and sick of winter. Plus, we were numerous enough and busy enough fighting … Continue reading

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Wine and Blooms: Rosari Skirts for #2018makenine

#2018makenine my way. That means no on Instagram, which I just don’t post my sewing on. It also means that rather than making nine items for the challenge, I’m treating it a bit more as make nine patterns.  That is … Continue reading

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