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Plaid Pencil Skirt

Springtime in Chicago tends to be a long, steep climb, with lots of switchbacks and speed bumps and ruts along the way. It’s hard to overcome winter—either mentally or sartorially—when you have a stiff wind in your face. 454 more words


Be your own Fashion Designer!

After a month absence, I’m finally here to say… WE ARE FINALLY MOVING!! Lord willing, we will be closing on both houses next week, thus the reason for my absence the last few weeks. 1,084 more words

Sewing Projects

Animal bonnets: the cat and the rabbit

It’s ‘Make Believe Week’ at GYCT designs this week, and because I love make believe and making I’ve put together a free animal bonnet pattern for the occasion. 369 more words

Sewing Projects

Butterick 6019: Finished!

Been working on this one for a week and so happy to finish it, especially as my sewing machine busted right as I was over-casting the waist seam. 297 more words

Sewing Projects

Flower girl dress

Recently my good friends Vic & Matthew got married, their wedding was a Rock ‘n’ Roll affair with the ceremony preformed by a Rod Stewart impersonator. 345 more words


Current Projects: Sewing Dickeys and Tinkering on the Necchi Esperia

So far I’ve sewn up one dickey that I really like. It needs buttons and buttonholes and some pressing, but here’s the work in progress: 544 more words

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Tablet Travel Bag

So this week’s theme has been Spring Break vacation. So I thought I would break up the posts about the traveling and show you something I made for the trip.   1,326 more words

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