sewing

Another Sari Top

This was a birthday present for my mom.  I used some of the sari to make her a top for Christmas, so I thought she might like another one for her birthday.  I used a different pattern, one that I have used several times before as both a top and a dress (see also another… Read More Another Sari Top

dress, sewing

Floral Fitting Woes

Every year, I allow myself to make one new summer dress.  Summer dresses are my favorite thing to sew, but there are only so many dresses one person can wear.  The dress I made last year is blogged about here.  This year’s dress has been a challenge from start to finish.  I probably should have… Read More Floral Fitting Woes

men's, sewing

Pyjama Pants

I have little soft spot in my heart for making pyjama pants as they were the very first thing I ever sewed!  I think they are a great beginner project as they are only two pieces, and the fit is not at all critical.  And if they aren’t perfect, it’s not like anyone will notice.… Read More Pyjama Pants