Old Movie Inspired

Ask my husband, and he’ll tell you that almost every time we watch an old movie on TCM, I’m running over to the TV with my phone so I can get a picture of a costume that I find inspiring. I was totally inspired for this next one…by Ann Miller in Two Tickets to Broadway. […]

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More Adventures in Sewing…

I told you a sequel to my last post was coming…so here it is. For the McCall’s contest, I made another version of pattern #7542 with a different sleeve variation. With this one, I wanted to use up some extra faux leather and lace. Since I love mixing those highs and lows in designs, I […]

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Sewing [Ad]Ventures

It would be a lie if I told you I wasn’t sure when sewing turned into a love affair of mine. I was probably about 7 years old. I think I knew at age 7 that I was intensely interested in making clothes. My Barbie dolls would confirm that to anyone…as they were the guinea […]

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