A wrap dress, that is. I bought the Cashmerette Appleton dress pattern a few months ago, and knocked the first one out over the course of a single evening, using a very lightweight cotton jersey with a large-scale floral print splashed across it. I didn't have to make a single alteration to the pattern, which definitely … Continue reading That’s A Wrap!
We've managed to get an incredible amount of snow here the past few weeks. More than any other winter that I can remember for a while. Just last week, we got about a foot of snow in little old Annandale. Everyone kept saying we were going to get monstrous snowfall...and I was just sitting there, … Continue reading Sewing Project #1 – Wedding Quilt
A friend of mine has been in a serious relationship for several years now. We've all discussed the "what ifs" and "howsaboutsits" of her future wedding, as it just seemed inevitable that the relationship would lead there. I'm not clear, anymore, whose idea it was to propose that I make the wedding dress. I'm pretty … Continue reading I can hear the bells….