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Embroidered Tee

School is doing it’s best to monopolized my every waking minute, but I’m managed to sneak in a little selfish sewing here and there. So…

Mega Pleats

Hello! Anyone still there? Laney and I have been strangers on this blog for quite a few months now. Although the epic storm of life…

Color Blocked Hemlock Tutorial

Color blocking is one of my favorite ways to spice up an old pattern and make it new again. Today I’ll share a step by step…

Color Blocked Hemlock

Today you’ll be surprised to learn (not really) that I have hacked the Hemlock Tee to create a color blocked variation. My love of color…

Adventure Plaid Belcarra

Hello! Today I am sharing with you a shirt I actually made and photographed in the fall, before Boston was covered in over 3 feet…

Ballerina Roxanne Blouse

Today I present to you my ballerina print Roxanne Blouse from Victory Patterns! I made this as a wearable muslin to test out the pattern,…

Katy’s Quick and Dirty Back Zip Tutorial

Hello there! Happy New Year! Today I’m going to share my quick and dirty method for adding a metal zipper to the back of tops. Admittedly this…

An Enormous Wool Top

So this week I made a positively ENORMOUS wool top! I knew I wanted something oversized, but I really outdid myself this time. Oh and guess…

Phoenix

This project took so many twists and turns it’s a minor miracle I have anything wearable to show for it. Would you believe my original intension was to sew a…

Asymmetric Ruffle Hack – Tutorial

Hi guys, today I’ve got a tutorial on how to hack the Sewaholic Renfrew pattern to make your very own asymmetrical ruffle top. If you have…

Hack Attack

Well hello there. I’ve got a casual little hack to share today. My new top, or I should say topS, are made from the most hackable of…

The Geometry Top Pattern

Fresh off the PDF printer we’d like to introduce you to our newest pattern: The Geometry Top! This little labor of love is loose, easy, and…

A Voile Angles up to Some Chiffon

I made a modified boxy cropped blouse using some lovely Cloud 9 organic cotton voile and a poly chiffon. I used the same base pattern…

Wiksten Tank Hack

I hope you’re all in the mood for a good old-fashioned pattern hack because I took scissors to the Wiksten Tank to add this little knot.…

Kimono Fever

I’ve recently come down with a bad case of kimono fever. If you follow Crab & Bee you’ve probably caught it too (1,2). This thing…

LumberJackie Archer

Roses are Red, Violets are Blue, This Archer is Plaid, and Katy & I wish a Happy Valentine’s Day to You! This is the third…

Buffalo Plaid Archer

You’ll never guess what pattern this is. . .welcome to my wardrobe Archer #2 (for completeness sake Archer #1, Laney Archer #1, Laney Archer #2).…

Striped, Cropped, and Pleated

There was a definite design progression to this holiday outfit becoming the final product you see here. At some point during the summer I came…