An Unexpected Zinnia Redo & Rant

So I was diligently finishing up the Zinnia I told you about, when I decided it would be a great idea to sew through my own finger and bleed all over my almost finished zinnia.    I manged to break the tip off my needle (luckily not getting stuck in my finger). It’s really notContinue reading “An Unexpected Zinnia Redo & Rant”

WIP: Poppy Field Hawthorn

I’m finally making progress on my Hawthorn! I think it has a lot to do with the fact that it’s been 100 degrees this week, and the mere thought of stepping outside induces boob and knee sweat. Here’s where I’m at currently.   The bodice is together, the skirt is pinned to my dress form.Continue reading “WIP: Poppy Field Hawthorn”

A Too Short Gentleman’s Necktie

Pre-father’s day Colette released a free tie pattern. I downloaded it right away and thought it would be a good way to use up some scraps! Little did I know it’s not really the most fabric frugal pattern. It’s lined, underlined, and cut on the bias. So it’s actually kind of a fabric hog. ButContinue reading “A Too Short Gentleman’s Necktie”