and in first grade, we wear skirts

I kind of missed the whole "first day of school" hoopla this year....more

simplicity 1493 x 2

When I think of fall sewing, I think of wool, flannel, and cozy knits....more

Vogue 1387--meh

I'm now at two failed sewing projects in a row....more

and finally, something interesting {v9077}

I haven't been around the blog nearly as much as I thought I might be this summer....more

sewaholic gabriola

Isn't summer the best?...more

summer lux

Yay for summer break!...more

seersucker charlie

I have no business sewing right now....more

v8574 goes to prom

In case you missed it, I teach high school English, and in high school, there is no bigger deal than prom (except for maybe graduation, although I think that's a bigger deal to the parents sometimes....more


At the end of my Spring Break, I realized that my closet had gotten a bit out of control, to the point that I couldn't close the doors anymore....more

Happy Easter!

Happy, happy Easter!...more