sew off challenge: shirred pierrot next up in the sew off, a shirred bird dress from rae’s pierrot tunic pattern! i made it in the sooooo soft and wonderful valori wells wren voile in mandolin, which i actually won during Rae’s spring top week (though the shop i actually ordered it from is now out … Continue reading kcwc fall 2012: day 4:: shirred bird pierrot
anyone else having a little bit of lingering inspiration overload after KCWC? now that i can get back to non-halloween sewing, i find i have too many ideas in my head. i don’t know where to start! i never seem to have a lack of projects, but sometimes when i have too many, i get … Continue reading teeny tiny mini pierrot
way back in march, rae of the fantastic made by rae put out a call for people to test her various in-the-works patterns. i immediately signed up to be a pattern tester for the pierrot tunic and crossed my fingers hoping she’d pick me. she first posted it on her baby daughter over a year and … Continue reading polka dot pierrot pattern preview
i got some pretty fabric, and i made a pretty dress. there are times i want to push my limits, try new things, make the unexpected choice. and then there are times i just want to make a new dress for Em.
when my blog is quiet like it has been, it usually means i’m up to my eyeballs actually making stuff. and aside from making a human (due to arrive in less than 2 months now!), i also sewed quite a few Christmas gifts this year – nine, actually. that’s kind of a lot for me. … Continue reading gifts for the nieces