2016 · costume · Dresses · Gifts · kids · McCalls · New

Let It Go! For the Festive Season

* This post has been sitting since last Christmas as I was waiting on a pic of my niece in the dress. But given how many people don’t like their kids being on the internet this lot will have to suffice!* I love sewing for other people – if they appreciate it! And no one… Continue reading Let It Go! For the Festive Season

Batwing · Burda · Dance · knit · New · sleeves · stretch

Bat Outta Hell Burda Batwing Top

After my Me Made May adventures I discovered my wardrobe is lacking in comfy, warm winter gear and I’ve been thinking about how best to fill this gap. Leggings was the first step and now I’ve moved on to tops. I’ve always had a liking for “dancer” style clothing (wrap cardies, circle skirts, ballerina tops… Continue reading Bat Outta Hell Burda Batwing Top

New · overlocker · Pfaff

What the Pfaff!

Ooooh guess what’s new around here!! I’m the proud new owner of a Pfaff Hobbylock 788! Can’t wait to try it out, this is one smooth machine. And all for $50 courtesy of newspaper shopper adds.  Seriously, this is my face right now 😀  Yaaaaay for overlockers!! OXOX Stace