Sudoku Wadder

So not everything is going swimmingly in Sudoku land…  My first attempt at my wide-legged trouser is going to be a total wadder.  The problem is not the pattern, which based on mid-progress try-ons should be fitting great, but that I decided to use the least stretchy lining fabric ever.  The main fabric was going to … More Sudoku Wadder

Pattern Review: Simplicity 3536 (Wardrobe Sudoku Item #2)

Moving right along here is my second Wardrobe Sudoku item, Simplicity 3536.  I’ve actually made this pattern before, though last time I made view D. This time I decided to cash in on the cold shoulder trend and made view B – the cowl neck with the open shoulders. Here is an updated and re-written … More Pattern Review: Simplicity 3536 (Wardrobe Sudoku Item #2)

Am I really playing Sudoku? (Or, how many February Burda Magazines can I sew from in 2 months?)

Just a quick update to unofficially throw my hat into the ring for the Pattern Review Wardrobe Sudoku Challenge!  I don’t know that I will have time to actually complete all the sewing for this competition by the end of March (time is flying!), but I figure that if I have it as a goal … More Am I really playing Sudoku? (Or, how many February Burda Magazines can I sew from in 2 months?)

Simplicity, Star Trek, McCall’s, and Pokemon – A Cosplay Pattern Update Post

It seems that a few of the pattern companies have released some great cosplay patterns somewhat quietly since their last full pattern release. Simplicity has apparently decided to celebrate the Star Trek 50th Anniversary by releasing some beautiful licensed Star Trek cosplay patterns: Not to be outdone, McCall’s is jumping in on the Pokemon Go! … More Simplicity, Star Trek, McCall’s, and Pokemon – A Cosplay Pattern Update Post