Sewing Goals 2018

Every year on my blog I try to look forward to the new year with sewing goals and sewing plans.  It isn’t so much about making resolutions; I’m not really trying to create habits, but it is more about having some sort of goal-oriented roadmap for the future. Let’s see how I did on working … More Sewing Goals 2018

Pattern Review: BS-12-2010-134 Space-Jams (and other PJs)

So this post is a bit late because really these are the last sewing projects of 2016, not the first projects of 2017.  Though, technically, since they were made for a New Year’s pajama party, I guess they could work for both designations? I’ve made my BS-06-2011-114A pajama pants so often that at this point … More Pattern Review: BS-12-2010-134 Space-Jams (and other PJs)

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

Holiday Gift Sewing

I’ve started making it something of a tradition to create hand-crafted gifts for my friends during the holidays.  Last year I made some awesome scarves, and this year I wanted to keep the hand-made tradition going.  I knew I wasn’t going to have a ton of time to make things, and I wanted to do … More Holiday Gift Sewing