Tag Archives: Fabric

summer sewing

I finally sewed something for myself. And I used a legit pattern. Ellie was kind enough to loan me the McCalls flat front shorts, pattern M5391. I don’t have many shorts in my wardrobe, mainly because I used to work in an office all summer long. When I made clothing purchases, I often asked myself […]

5 Months and more

Just in case you have been anxiously waiting, month 5 is already here (yeah, that’s the hair w/o the blow dryer, I kinda like it!): It’s really crazy to me how quickly all of this is going. I’m so excited now because I get to start on the baby quilt and various other baby items […]

Happy Labor Day Y’all!

I hope everyone is having an enjoyable labor day! I love having a day off – I’m getting bunches done today that I’ve been wanting to tackle for awhile! Hopefully I can get it all done before we leave for Portland! So there’s been a big project going on that has been taking up most […]

Amy Butler Purse Projects

So I’ve taken up sewing because I would eventually like to make/alter my own clothes. I bought a Janome Harmony on craigslist (I ❤ craigslist a lot) for $140 (it was a $400 machine in stores!!). Since I’m kinda scared to start making clothes with hardly any sewing experience, I’ve taken to making purses. Amy […]