Follow along with my wardrobe planning and general musings about sewing a wardrobe!
I was looking forward to a calm October. It’s the slow time in the skating season. My friend’s wedding is over. I thought my work … More Balancing Needs and Wants (Wardrobe Planning Post #1)
So after my last post, I’ve not started any of the actual work like messing around with my real clothes. I have done a lot more … More Defining a Core Style (Wardrobe Planning Post #2)
So I’ve been rolling along with the wardrobe architect series, and I’ve managed to start playing with the silhouettes I like. The WA post recommends … More Playing on Polyvore (Wardrobe Building Post #3)
The next few phases of the WA Series are a bit more about self-reflection and considering personal tastes. For Week 7, you are supposed to … More Prints and Makeup (Wardrobe Planning Post #5)
Ok, so in light of recent events, thinking about clothing and planning a wardrobe has an almost trivial feel. On the other hand, the mundane … More Thinking About a Capsule Wardrobe (Wardrobe Planning Post #6)
So last fall I started a series of posts pondering my lack of enthusiasm surrounding my personal wardrobe and (lack of) style. Essentially it boiled … More Reading About Joy and Other Assorted Thoughts (Wardrobe Planning Post #7)
At the end of last year I was playing quite a bit with the idea of refining my wardrobe, and I started exploring the concepts … More Continuing to Tweak My Plans (Wardrobe Planning Post #8)
I am going to preemptively warn you to grab some tea and cookies because this post is promising to be quite long. It’s pretty much … More Style Typing and Other Food for Thought (Wardrobe Planning Post #9)
After my epically long previous post on my foray into style typing, you’d think I wouldn’t have much to add. But it’s me, so, it … More Draping the Seasonal Colors (Wardrobe Planning Post #10)
So it’s been a couple of weeks since the end of the Pattern Review Sewing Bee, and I have to admit I haven’t sewn a … More Post Bee Thoughts and Upcoming Plans (Wardrobe Planning Post #10.5)
Before we get into this, I just want to throw out there that all of the products mentioned have been purchased with my own money, … More Makeup Overhaul and Product Review (Wardrobe Planning Post #11)
It’s crazy to think that I started rambling about Wardrobe planning on this blog back in 2016. In hindsight of world events, it really feels … More Style Analysis Update (Wardrobe Planning Post #12)
It’s been about a year since I first started researching body typing/image ID systems, and few months since my last Wardrobe Planning Post, at which … More Sew Geeky Mid-Year Assessment and Further Wardrobe Musings (Wardrobe Planning Post #13)
I happened to come across this blog post at DIY Wardrobe blog (you can read Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, and Part 4 of … More New Life New Wardrobe? (Sew Your Kibbe Challenge Update and Wardrobe Planning Post #14)
Sew, Wear Are They Now?
A blog series looking at what has happened to my self-sewn clothing a decade later.
Moving on with my Sew, Wear Are They Now series I thought I would next take a look back at all of the sweaters and cardigans I … More Sew, Wear Are They Now: Sweaters and Cardigans
As seems to happen in my nearing-the-end-of-summer-but-not-quite-fall-yet posts, this is going to be a bit of a long ramble. If you actually want to read … More Sew, Wear Are They Now: Where Do I Sew From Here?