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One of my New Year rituals is to choose a word I want to focus on for the year to
You may have noticed things have been a little quiet for the past couple weeks here on the blog and our
I love end of year lists. My partner likes to tease me about how I am constantly categorizing and ranking
You may remember that I did a quick sizing survey a few weeks ago. I had a few questions about
I’ve been thinking about sewing and confidence for the past few months, and have written and re-written this post in
Consumer Reporter Heather has been hot on the trail of a new serger and I thought I’d get your input,
Hello friends. As the year winds itself down, I’ve been feeling unsurprisingly reflective. The last 12 months have rewired my
I realized yesterday that I really take fabric shopping in Montreal for granted. We are New York’s grubby, bilingual, lazy
Happy weekend everyone. I am currently writing this post from my newly redecorated, sun-filled studio with a cup of tea.
Last Thursday, I jumped out of a plane. It remains to be seen whether or not the parachute is going
I initially started sewing so I could reproduce vintage clothing. I bought dozens and dozens of vintage patterns, and made
WOW. I am still reeling from the staggering response to my post on pattern testing yesterday. It’s funny; I wrote
There has been a debate raging (well, as raging as a bunch of kindhearted crafty folks can rage) about the
I know I am not alone in spending obscene amounts of time hunting vintage patterns down online. I have, do
I love colour. Hard. When I was in Paris I was utterly disappointed by the “classic French” style. Yes, everyone
I was at work the other day and couldn’t get over how gross my new jeans smelled (bought at one