rule breaker

Remember how I was wondering if I really had to give up white after Labor day?...more

teacher clothes

I'm pretty lucky to be in a profession that does not require that I dress in a narrow, specific sort of way....more

back to school

And....we made it through the first week of school....more

three new skirts

We are t-minus 12 days until Cara starts kindergarten, which means I have twelve days to get her first day of school dress finished up....more

the butterfly blouse: v1247

Sewing with the Big Four is a very different experience than sewing with independent patterns....more


July has been a month full of travel for my family....more

cambie #3

I really love Sewaholic Patterns, enough that they are becoming my go-to for a successful, stress-free sewing experience....more

the story of summer

I think the best thing in the world is to be a kid in the summer....more

lemonade out of lemons (and other cliches)

I have pretty good luck with my sewing projects most of the time, especially lately....more

belcarra blouse times three

May is a rough month for me as a teacher....more