April 15, 2019

My siblings and I were at my mom’s place last weekend to celebrate her birthday so my little nephew and I took the time to film a little story: The tale of the two swordsmen.

I also took the time to sew a button-up shirt for myself this week. It’s been too long since I’ve made one AND I want some more, so it only made sense.

April 8, 2019

I made a decent bomber jacket, but it lacked a lining, so this week I challenged myself to learn how to sew one.

It was a little difficult seeing as it was my first attempt, but it was quite manageable and in the end, turned out quite nicely. And to keep the pressure low, I used all thrifted & gifted fabrics.

April 1, 2019

I made some joggers several months ago and they had quite a few problems. Last week I had a throat infection which gave me time to appreciate being healthy and what I should be doing when I’m well: being physically active & getting out. Besides those wonky joggers, I don’t have any exercise gear so

March 18, 2019

I sewed a bomber jacket out of upholstery fabric a while back and it didn’t turn out like I had hoped, so I took a look at the mistakes and made the improvements on this coat.

March 15, 2019

It’s pretty straightforward, but light shorts, some sunglasses and a few pins on the collar to keep it sitting up tall is the move.

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March 13, 2019

I am not in love with the shirt that I made this week, but I want to see if I can make it work.

With this look, I am thinking a cool Sunday afternoon playing P├ętanque with the crew. I want to look nice but still have a casual enough fit for some gentle tossing of the boules between sips of a nice bottle of white.

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March 11, 2019

I procrastinated, panicked and then scrambled last minute to come up with an idea for this week’s sewing video. I rushed to the thrift store, got a bed sheet and decided to just make a shirt.

Not only did it not go well, I had a not so helpful personality come give me a visit.