Category Archives: Styling, Design and Trend

Sew the comfy fashion trend

There are some silhouettes that you just can’t get enough of. The current comfort trend is just that. Unfortunately some of the comfort silhouettes can be a bit boxy and lacking in the feminine factor, so its sometimes a challenge to find both comfort and a flattering fit. This new...
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Brrrr…sew something to laugh about

Wow! We are feeling the winter! With some deep freeze temperatures it’s most preferable to stay all toasty indoors. If sewing is your thing, perhaps use some of those indoor hours to sew up some whimsical hats to wear when you must venture out into that wintery weather. Just saying…...
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Another reason to sew: create your vision

Sometimes you can shop and shop, and never quite find home accessories  that meet your vision. That is often the case for me, especially for placemats and runners. My dining room table is long and narrow…My intended style is “rough-lux”. After many, many, (many!) shopping ventures, I finally found a...
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Sew the perfect cap for shark viewing

If you are a fan of Shark shows, this is a fun sewing project to get ready for viewing. Below is a pattern for a childs’ hat. The large size fits a 20″ head. You can make this hat as is, or resize if necessary. This is an easy pattern that...
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Another reason to sew: trendsetting

Do ever you notice that sometimes there is a trend you like but when you shop for it you can’t find it anywhere? That is one big reason that I started sewing. In the 60’s there was a clothing brand called Villager. They made the most adorable fitted dresses that...
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