Completed: A wedding tie and corsage

Completed: A wedding tie and corsage

Last week I showed you the jacket I made to wear to my wedding, today I am showing you my husband’s tie and corsage. I researched tie making for a bit and bought the PDF of David Page Coffin’s “Custom making neckties at home” booklet. If you do plan to make your own...
Families belong together

Families belong together

To the president of the United States, The current practice of the United States government of splitting up parents from their young children as they enter the United States to seek asylum is not ok. It is cruel and will result in a generation of traumatized children....
Week 25/2018: What’s on my design wall?

Week 25/2018: What’s on my design wall?

For my Cherrywood quilt I auditioned several background colours using Photoshop and decided on dark blue. I’ve now attached the fabric on all sides and I’m pretty happy with the result. It still needs some squaring up and I’m debating how much I am going to chop off...
Completed: A wedding jacket

Completed: A wedding jacket

When my husband and I got married two years ago I knew I wanted to make some things for the wedding. I considered sewing my own wedding dress, for about 5 seconds. With all the other things going on in my life at the time, sewing a wedding dress had the potential to...