Once upon a fabric shopping trip to downtown Los Angeles to meet up with other Cashmerette loving sewists I picked up this amazing olive green gold sequin fabric. It was slinky and an earthy iridescence I couldn't resist. Have you ever picked up a fabric and loved it so much only to second guess yourself … Continue reading Getting Started with Sequined fabric
when your sewing project has to be put down for a little while.
a cautionary tale We all make mistakes, in sewing it can be hard to handle. Perhaps it's because you have to destroy what you've just created. Here is how this outfit started out great but took some perseverance to get finished. The event: a birthday party in a suite at the racetrack, with highs in … Continue reading The Viewridge and Cleo outfit
Reading to kids stories about sewing is more than just needle and thread.