Vogue V9227 Top in Rayon Jersey

Vogue V9227 Top in Rayon Jersey

I was inspired to sew Vogue V9227 when I saw one slide across my Instagram.  I put it down on my Work Flowy list (I have all different kinds of list trackers) where I keep a running list  of things to buy at Joanns. It was approaching my birthday and I decided that I...
Vogue Pattern V1500 by Anne Klein

Vogue Pattern V1500 by Anne Klein

In the midst of my very busy graduation sewing season, I had two out-of-town college graduations. What do I decide to do? Sew myself a dress! At the beginning of 2016, I had hoped to dedicate weekends to personal sewing. I have found some time to do that here and...
Ten Minute Reversible Scarf

Ten Minute Reversible Scarf

I didn’t invent this. I’ve seen scarves all over the internet. But I just adore this reversible knit fabric from Joann’s!  I used it to make my striped cardi.  Online, I see it in purple and black, but I picked up this turquoise at our local store. I...
DIY Stay-Put PJs

DIY Stay-Put PJs

I don’t consider myself too fussy or sensitive when it comes to wearing clothes. However, I do not like PJs that ride up to my knees in the middle of the night! Here’s a quick and easy fix for that problem. It’s not necessarily “pretty,”...
Sew a New Waistband for Your Jeans

Sew a New Waistband for Your Jeans

I know that I am not the only one to struggle to find the perfect pair of jeans. I read recently that Tommy Hilfiger doesn’t wash his jeans. I can’t imagine not washing my jeans because they are my work-a-day pants. I should probably not dry my jeans,...