30DAYSEPTSEWING

Day #1 – Curvy ‘Mingos

On this, the first day of September, I was inspired to sew and sew and sew.  While working on a client's custom garment, I discovered some fabric that would be perfect for my curvy young friend. 

Sewing

Change of Course on Fitting

I firmly believe that one should know when it is time to stop pursuing an idea, trash it all and start over from another direction.  If you like the "outside the box" metaphor, then I envision holding a lit match to the box and setting sail in another direction.  I've been struggling through several garments… Continue reading Change of Course on Fitting

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Pearl Snaps and a Pivot FBA

I grew up near a farm as a tomboy so boots and western clothing were the norm.  As I've grown older, I've never lost the love for either.  A recent stint of line-dancing re-ignited my passion for a well-fitting pair of boots and an ornately decorated yoked western shirt.  After reading a blogpost in which… Continue reading Pearl Snaps and a Pivot FBA