Teaching Sewing Techniques For A Fabulous High-End Look

Spring Stitch Fix

Spring is here and my March Stitch Fix Order arrived! Did you know you can connect with a stylist that will get your style, even if you are over a certain age – even if you are a Boomer!. You just need to be very specific highlighting your likes and dislikes. Stitch Fix has lots…
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10 Tips for Garment Sewing Success

10 Tips for Garment Sewing Success

These 10 tips for garment sewing success is a great place to start sewing.

Vogue V9330 Wide Turtle Neck Sweater

I love a great Vogue Pattern, they incorporate classic design lines with stylish, modern twists and Vouge V9330 Wide Turtle Neck Sweater fits the bill.

How to Navigate the NYC Fabric Stores – Turn by Turn Directions

if you can’t get to NYC, all of these shops have great online stores with helpful staff. I hope you enjoyed my post about how to navigate the NYC fabric stores – turn by turn directions.

Vogue Pattern V9305 Review

When I saw it in the Vogue Pattern Magazine, I couldn’t wait for it to be released. Once I had the pattern, I had to search for a fabric that would work for the top.

Shoes in the City – Which Kate Spade Shoes to Wear??

Are sandals really appropriate for city walking, public transportation riding and general health issues?? Men get to wear Dockers or Sketchers and they are good. Sneakers, depending on the brand can be amazing or super dull. Women on the other hand….. Today I was in the city, I had to ride the commuter rail, take…
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Shopping in New York City

The Garment District in New York City is layed out in a grid pattern, and is generally considered to be between Fifth Avenue and Ninth Avenue, from 34th to 42nd Streets.

Simplicity Pattern 8657 Misses’ Caftan with Options for Design Hacking

Wow- where have you been all my life? This is the most comfy pattern – okay, it’s really just pj’s, but…

Sunny’s Dress Review from Friday Pattern Company

Sunny’s Dress from the Friday Pattern Company is the item for the month.  It was my first Friday Pattern Company pdf and overall I was happy with the results.

McCall Pattern 7542 Pattern Hack

My daughter saw a cute dress on the runway and thought it would make a great holiday dress, so we went in search of a pattern and fabric!  It ended up pretty cute, of course it helps if you are adorable and 25.