Look around you! Have you worked out what you’re looking for yet? IT’S QUILTING. No, I promise. It’s 10 hours of machine quilting that are FUNCTIONALLY INVISIBLE. This is M7549, an open, cropped, quilted jacket. I bought the pattern after being completely wowed by Allie J’s amazing take. I didn’t have the egg chutes to jump … Continue reading Look around you.
And it was…okay. The pattern is free (!) and found here. I think the style is actually pretty impeccable (is that a self-brag since I made one?) but I didn’t really adore the process of sewing it, and my fitting is very so-so. I genuinely love this fabric, a light, soft black-and-white ikat cotton that … Continue reading I made the Peppermint jumpsuit!
“What do you call those?” my boyfriend asked. “MOM JEANS!” I was blind to the virtues of the Morgan jeans for a while (except for the regular Closet Case virtues of excellent drafting, clear directions, and a crotch curve that fits me like a dang soulmate), until I suddenly wanted mom jeans, and the only … Continue reading Morgan mom jeans
Well, that’s not strictly true. I sewed this at the beginning of the summer, but apart from these photos I’ve worn it exactly once, to my boyfriend’s birthday party. Whereupon I immediately dropped chocolate on my most protruding point, i.e., my bust apex. But what is this dress? It’s the Vogue deep-V, of course! I … Continue reading I never wear this dress
For a while I’ve wanted a camp-collared/convertible-collared button-up shirt. The whim became a mania when I saw this pin – For the record, I didn’t totally Single White Female her. I already had that haircut. Ahem. I loved the lie-flat collar and cuffed sleeves (all details that remind me either of sixties Bad Teens or … Continue reading Hello + my favorite shirt!