shadow applique

Getting Burned by Shadow Applique

Shadow applique, like this lovely sample from My Byrd House, is a stunning but (I’m guessing) extremely tedious sewing process   Read More »

diy maxi dress

Maxi Dress – A Maxi Mess

Maxi dresses are all the rage these days,¬†or so my cool friends tell me. Keeping up with high style can   Read More »

CraftFail Recipe

Sock Monkey Clothing Fail

To enter a contest at my local quilt shop, I decided to make a team USA sock monkey. Never having   Read More »

vivienne nailed it

Sewing Fail: Coat gone wrong

From the post: The Vivienne Westwood Miscalculation